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National Defense

Artist:
Enrico Glicenstein, born Turek, Russia 1870-died New York City 1942  Search this
Medium:
carved redwood on wood base
Dimensions:
83 3/8 x 22 1/8 x 19 1/4 in. (211.9 x 56.1 x 48.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1942
Topic:
Figure group\female and child\nude  Search this
Allegory\quality\fortitude  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Hugo Dreyfuss
Object number:
1975.99.1
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.99.1

National Defense University Foundation

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 162, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
2.2.5. Private Life - Boards and Commissions
General note:
20x24x3 Box
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref3898

Medal, National Defense Service

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Silk
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Gold-Colored Plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.3 × 3.8 × 0.6cm (2 7/8 × 1 1/2 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Army, Office of the Adjutant General
Inventory Number:
A19710131000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19710131000
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Medal, National Defense Service

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Silk
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.3 × 3.7 × 0.6cm (2 7/8 × 1 7/16 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Personnel Center
Inventory Number:
A19711090000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19711090000
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Box, Medal, National Defense Service

Materials:
Cardboard
Paper
Adhesives
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.6 × 6.5 × 1.4cm (4 9/16 × 2 9/16 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Army, Office of the Adjutant General
Inventory Number:
A19710131002
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710131002

Pin, Lapel, National Defense Service

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Gold Plating
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D: 2.4 × 1.6 × 0.8cm (15/16 × 5/8 × 5/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710699282
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19710699282
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Medal, Ribbon, National Defense Service

Materials:
Silk
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.7 × 0.8 × 1cm (1 7/16 × 5/16 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Army, Office of the Adjutant General
Inventory Number:
A19710131001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710131001
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Medal, Ribbon, National Defense Service

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Silk
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.7 × 0.6 × 1cm (1 7/16 × 1/4 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Personnel Center
Inventory Number:
A19711090001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A19711090001
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Box, Medal, National Defense Service

Materials:
Cardboard
Coated Paper
Adhesives
Flocking
Paper
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.8 × 5.7 × 1.6cm (3 7/8 × 2 1/4 × 5/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Personnel Center
Inventory Number:
A19711090002
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711090002
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State Council of National Defense

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5237, Frame 417-420
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref3626

Citation, Life Membership, National Defense Transportation Association

Physical Description:
wood & glass (frame material)
paper (certificate material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 9/16 in x 12 3/4 in; 24.257 cm x 32.385 cm
Object Name:
Certificate, Membership
ID Number:
2017.0276.16
Catalog number:
2017.0276.16
Accession number:
2017.0276
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842940

National Defense Badge of Service Pin

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
cast bronze/red and white enamel paste
Dimensions:
1/2 x 5/8 in. (1.2 x 1.7 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1925
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Emblem\military insignia  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
Object number:
1966.110.17
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.110.17

National Defense Medal (design for obverse)

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
plaster cast
Dimensions:
1 x 6 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. (2.6 x 15.9 x 16.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.18
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.18

Art in the National Defense, Radio Talk

Collection Creator:
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Container:
Reel 5290, Frame 1542-1545
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
January 27, 1941
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Holger Cahill papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Holger Cahill papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cahiholg-ref813

1c National Defense Issue Statue of Liberty single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 899
Medium:
paper; ink (bright blue green)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1940
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.992
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.992

2c National Defense Issue Anti-Aircraft Gun single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 900
Medium:
paper; ink (rose carmine)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/16 x 7/8 in. (2.7 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1940
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.993
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.993

3c National Defense Issue Torch of Enlightenment single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 901
Medium:
paper; ink (bright violet)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 x 7/8 in. (2.54 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1940
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.994
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.994

Statue, Thomas D. White National Defense Award, U.S. Air Force Academy, 1970

Manufacturer:
Not Known  Search this
Materials:
Metal sculpture on wood base. Wood storage case.
Dimensions:
3-D: 20.3 x 17.8 x 35.6cm (8 x 7 x 14 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Trophies
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800557000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
James S. McDonnell Space Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800557000

Change of Assignment and Departure from Taiwan, Invitations and Ceremonies

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1923
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Children's Year

Associated institution:
Council of National Defense  Search this
Object Name:
Poster
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
April 1918
April 1919
Subject:
Children  Search this
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83624X55
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_550927

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