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"Fifth cavalry leaving Custer City"

Creator:
Morrow, Stanley J Yankton, Dakota Territory
Subject:
United States Army Crook's campaign
Black Hills Expedition 1874
Physical description:
1 7 x 4 in. stereograph
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1876
Topic:
Fifth Cavalry
Local number:
NAA INV 09868800
Summary:
The item is number 7 in the series Class 1, Views of General Crook's Expedition and the Black Hills. Custer City is visible in the distant background
Cite as:
Photo Lot 90-1, number 480, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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Red Cavalry

Medium:
porcelain, enamel
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Plate
Object Name:
Plate
Made in:
Soviet Union
Date:
1960–70
Credit Line:
The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase through the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition and Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program Funds
Accession Number:
1989-41-49
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Circular; in the center a stylized figure of Red Army cavalryman on horse; above, the inscription (in Russian) "Red Cavalry;" predominantly red and light green
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
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4th Cavalry Band at Mid-Pacific Carnival, Honolulu [photographic postcard.]

Collector:
Hazen, Robert M
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 3.4" x 5.4"
Type:
Photographs
Photographic postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Honolulu (Hawaii)
Date:
1912
1918
Circa 1912-1918
1910-1920
1900-1950
Topic:
Cavalry horses
Horsemen and horsewomen
Bands (Music)
United States. Army
Musicians
Cavalry
Local number:
AC0253-0000018 (AC Scan No.)
Summary:
Cavalry mounted on horseback with musical instruments
Postcard printed on Azo paper. No message, no stamp. Inscription in negative, showing white at bottom of card: "72 / Mid-Pacific Carnival - Honolulu - Military Parade - 4th Cavalry Band."
Cite as:
Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera ca. 1818-1931
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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Cavalry of Gen. Gomez's army, Remedios. 6548 interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Gomez General
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Cuba
Remedios
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry
Flags
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 26922
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.52 [130]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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Mounted Cavalry Officer

Artist:
Winslow Homer, American, 1836 – 1910
Medium:
Graphite on cream-colored wove paper
Culture:
American
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1862
Period:
Civil War
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.
Accession Number:
1912-12-155-a
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical view of a mounted cavalry officer, seen from the side. Small sketch of a soldier's head at upper right.
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
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Mexican Cavalry Flintlock

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 36 in x 3 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 91.44 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
carbine
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Used:
Mexico
Subject:
Military
Firearms
ThinkFinity
Event:
Mexican War
Expansion and Reform
ID Number:
AF*43462
Catalog number:
43462
Accession number:
164794
Description:
Physical Description
English-made Mexican cavalry flintlock carbine, .58 caliber marked with the Mexican symbol of an eagle devouring a snake.
Location:
Currently not on view
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
ThinkFinity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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Mounted Cavalry Officer

Artist:
Winslow Homer, American, 1836 – 1910
Medium:
Graphite on cream-colored wove paper
Culture:
American
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1862
Period:
Civil War
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.
Accession Number:
1912-12-163-b
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical three-quarters view of a mounted calvaryman, with partial view of his horse.
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
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Texas Cavalry Medal

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. (2.9 x 2.9 cm) hexagonal
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1925
Topic:
Allegory\place\Texas
Object\foliage\laurel
Emblem\seal
Object\flower\bluebonnet
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
Object number:
1966.110.14
Description:
Congress commissioned the Texas Cavalry Service medal on April 16, 1924, to honor service on the Mexican border during the First World War. The Equipment Branch, Quartermaster General Department of the U.S. Army specified the acceptable imagery for the medal. This is one of two designs Anthony de Francisci created for the commission. The obverse shows the state seal with the familiar Lone Star encircled by a wreath, while the reverse depicts the bluebonnet, the state flower of Texas, surrounded by the dates of service in 1918.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 46A, Drawer 3
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Texas Cavalry Medal

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. (2.9 x 2.9 cm) hexagonal
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1925
Topic:
Allegory\place\Texas
Object\foliage\laurel
Emblem\seal
Object\flower\bluebonnet
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
Object number:
1966.110.15
Description:
Congress commissioned the Texas Cavalry Service medal on April 16, 1924, to honor service on the Mexican border during the First World War. The Equipment Branch, Quartermaster General Department of the U.S. Army specified the acceptable imagery for the medal. This is one of two designs Anthony de Francisci created for the commission. The obverse shows the state seal with the familiar Lone Star encircled by a wreath, while the reverse depicts the bluebonnet, the state flower of Texas, surrounded by the dates of service in 1918.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 46A, Drawer 3
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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U.S. Cavalry Band on the March at Ft. Ethan Allen, Vt. [photomechanical picture postcard,]

Collector:
Hazen, Robert M
Photographer:
Bachmann, E
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 3.5" x 5.4"
Type:
Photographs
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Vermont
Date:
1900
1910
Circa 1900-1910
1910-1920
1900-1950
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry horses
Horsemen and horsewomen
Bands (Music)
United States. Army
Musicians
Cavalry
Local number:
AC0253-0000019 (AC Scan No.)
Summary:
Cavalry mounted on horseback with musical instruments
Somewhat coarsely printed photomechanical postcard. No message, no stamp. Caption at bottom of card includes "Photo by E. Bachmann" credit
Cite as:
Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera ca. 1818-1931
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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--------- 6th U.S. Cavalry, Camp Tampa. Florida, U.S.A. [on negative.] [Caption no. 22468 : half-stereo photonegative,] 1898

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-1/2" x 3-3/4"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Florida
Camp Tampa (Florida)
Date:
1898
1890-1900
1890-1920
Topic:
Cavalry
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 16457
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.53 [61]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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"[?]th U.S. Cavalry, Camp Tampa. Florida, U.S.A. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman." [on negative] 22470 Photonegative 1898

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Strohmeyer & Wyman
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3 1/2" x 3 3/4"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Florida
Camp Tampa (Florida)
Date:
1898
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 16458
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.53 [61]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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15th U.S. Cavalry passing along a highway in Southern Vermont. 6520 [photonegative.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Photographer:
White, Ray
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3 3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Vermont
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry
Dwellings
Military
Training
Local number:
RSN 5097
Video number 03881
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.28 [160A], moved from [155]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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Major-General H. F. Grant, C.B. , Inspector-General of Cavalry, England. Copyright 1900 by Underwood & Underwood. [on negative] [Active no. 21113 : half-stereo photonegative,] 1900

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Grant, H. F. Major-General
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-1/2" x 3-3/4"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
England
Date:
1900
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry
Military
Portraits
Local number:
RSN 16158
Notes:
Company catalog card included
Currently stored in box 3.1.51 [100]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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---- Cavalry as Infantry for Cuban Invasion. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. [on negative] [Active no. 24044 : stereo p0hotonegative,] 1898

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Strohmeyer & Wyman
Subject:
United States Army
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
2 pieces, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Stereoscopic photographs
Photographs
Place:
Cuba
Date:
1898
1890-1910
1890-1900
Topic:
Cavalry
Armed Forces
Soldiers
Local number:
RSN 16995
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.59 [109]
Orig. nos. v4767; 20839
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Officers of the Famous 'Rough Riders'--U.S. Volunteer Cavalry. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. [on negative] [Active no. 24048 : stereo photonegative,] 1898

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Strohmeyer & Wyman
Subject:
Rough Riders
United States Army
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Stereoscopic photographs
Photographs
Date:
1898
1890-1900
Topic:
Cavalry
Armed Forces
Soldiers
Local number:
RSN 16997
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.59 [109]
Orig. no. 4772
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Detachment of cavalry returning from the battlefield. [Active no. 6511 : stereo photonegative.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Photographer:
White, Ray
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Date:
1900
1910
1900-1910
Topic:
Battlefields
Cavalry
Horses
Training
Military history
Local number:
RSN 5092
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.28 [160A], moved from [155]
Orig. no. 23-B
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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Skirmish Drill, Cavalry Detachment--firing over trained Horses--Military Academy. 5386 interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
United States Military Academy
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York
West Point (New York)
Date:
1900-1910
Topic:
Cavalry
Education
Horses
Military
Training
Drill and minor tactics
Local number:
RSN 26666
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.50 [106]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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[Theodore Roosevelt and cavalry troops in parade.] 23472 Interpositive 1898

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
Subject:
Roosevelt, Theodore President 1858-1919
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 4" x 5"
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1898
1890-1900
Topic:
Cavalry
Flags
Horses
Armed Forces
Parades
Presidents
Training
Local number:
RSN 28042
Notes:
NOTE! IMAGE REVERSE COPIED ON VIDEODISC! [c/o 1898 Strohmeyer & Wyman] on envelope
Currently stored in box 3.2.59 [133]
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
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Archives Center - NMAH
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Indian cavalry, in line

Creator:
ANONYMOUS
Physical description:
1 3x4 in photograph
Culture:
American Indian
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1898
Local number:
OPPS NEG 54842 A
Cite as:
Negative 54842 A, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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