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"Fifth cavalry leaving Custer City"

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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
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
Topic:
Fifth Cavalry
Local number:
NAA INV 09868800
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Red Cavalry

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Medium:
porcelain, enamel
Type:
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Plate
Object Name:
Plate
Made in:
Soviet Union
Date:
1960–70
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
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
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

4th Cavalry Band at Mid-Pacific Carnival, Honolulu [photographic postcard.]

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Collector:
Hazen, Robert M
Hazen, Margaret Hindle
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 3.4" x 5.4"
Type:
Photographs
Photographic postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Hawaii
Honolulu (Hawaii)
Date:
1912
1918
Circa 1912-1918
1910-1920
1900-1950
1900-1910
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
Topic:
Cavalry horses
Horsemen and horsewomen
Bands (Music)
United States. Army
Musicians
Cavalry
Local number:
AC0253-0000018 (AC Scan No.)
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Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera ca. 1818-1931
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Cavalry of Gen. Gomez's army, Remedios. 6548 interpositive

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.52 [130].
Topic:
Cavalry
Flags
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 26922
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Mounted Cavalry Officer

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Artist:
Winslow Homer, American, 1836–1910
Medium:
Graphite, brush and gray wash on off-white paper
Culture:
American
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1862
Period:
Civil War
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical view of a mounted cavalry officer, seen obliquely from the left side; a slight graphite sketch of the cap, at bottom.
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Savage Homer, Jr.
Accession Number:
1912-12-156-a
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Texas Cavalry Medal

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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
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.
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
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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

Texas Cavalry Medal

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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
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.
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
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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

U.S. Cavalry Band on the March at Ft. Ethan Allen, Vt. [photomechanical picture postcard,]

view U.S. Cavalry Band on the March at Ft. Ethan Allen, Vt. [photomechanical picture postcard,] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Hazen, Robert M
Hazen, Margaret Hindle
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
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
Topic:
Cavalry horses
Horsemen and horsewomen
Bands (Music)
United States. Army
Musicians
Cavalry
Local number:
AC0253-0000019 (AC Scan No.)
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Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera ca. 1818-1931
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

--------- 6th U.S. Cavalry, Camp Tampa. Florida, U.S.A. [on negative.] [Caption no. 22468 : half-stereo photonegative,] 1898

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.53 [61].
Topic:
Cavalry
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 16457
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

"[?]th U.S. Cavalry, Camp Tampa. Florida, U.S.A. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman." [on negative] 22470 Photonegative 1898

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.53 [61].
Topic:
Cavalry
Horses
Military
Local number:
RSN 16458
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

15th U.S. Cavalry passing along a highway in Southern Vermont. 6520 [photonegative.]

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.28 [160A], moved from [155].
Topic:
Cavalry
Dwellings
Military
Training
Local number:
RSN 5097
Video number 03881
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

[Japanese cavalry on horseback, with sabers. USB 415 : stereo interpositive.]

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Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood
H.C. White Co
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 3-3/4" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Japan
Date:
1900
1910
1900-1910
Notes:
Same as RSN 8686.
Currently stored in box 1.2.20 [10].
Topic:
Cavalry
Horses
Military
Sabers
Soldiers
Local number:
RSN 8685
Video number 07847
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Troop A, Ninth U.S. Cavalry -- Famous Indian Fighters

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Photograph by:
Strohmeyer & Wyman, American
Published by:
Underwood & Underwood, American, 1881 - 1940
Subject of:
9th Cavalry Regiment, American, founded 1866
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper with cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and card): 3 1/2 × 7 in. (8.9 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereographs
Date:
1898
Topic:
African American
American West
Buffalo Soldiers
Military
Photography
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.175
Rights:
1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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US Cavalry officer's uniform riding pants worn by John H. Alexander

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Created by:
John G. Haas, American
Worn by:
John Hanks Alexander, American, 1864 - 1894
Subject of:
9th Cavalry Regiment, American, founded 1866
Medium:
wool, cotton, linen, and silk with metal buttons
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 38 1/2 × 14 in. (97.8 × 35.6 cm)
Inseam: 24 in. (61 cm)
H x W x D (On Form with Jacket): 58 x 23 x 12 in. (147.3 x 58.4 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
pantaloons
military uniforms
Date:
ca. 1890
Topic:
African American
Buffalo Soldiers
Clothing and dress
Military
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of Frances Sampson Mask
Object number:
2012.34.1.3
Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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---- Cavalry as Infantry for Cuban Invasion. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. [on negative] [Active no. 24044 : stereo p0hotonegative,] 1898

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.59 [109].
Orig. nos. v4767; 20839.
Topic:
Cavalry
Armed Forces
Soldiers
Local number:
RSN 16995
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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

view 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 digital asset number 1
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
Notes:
Company catalog card included.
Currently stored in box 3.1.51 [100].
Topic:
Cavalry
Military
Portraits
Local number:
RSN 16158
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Officers of the Famous 'Rough Riders'--U.S. Volunteer Cavalry. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. [on negative] [Active no. 24048 : stereo photonegative,] 1898

view Officers of the Famous 'Rough Riders'--U.S. Volunteer Cavalry. Copyright 1898 by Strohmeyer & Wyman. [on negative] [Active no. 24048 : stereo photonegative,] 1898 digital asset number 1
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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.1.59 [109].
Orig. no. 4772.
Topic:
Cavalry
Armed Forces
Soldiers
Local number:
RSN 16997
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Detachment of cavalry returning from the battlefield. [Active no. 6511 : stereo photonegative.]

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 1.1.28 [160A], moved from [155].
Orig. no. 23-B.
Topic:
Battlefields
Cavalry
Horses
Training
Military history
Local number:
RSN 5092
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Skirmish Drill, Cavalry Detachment--firing over trained Horses--Military Academy. 5386 interpositive

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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
Notes:
Currently stored in box 3.2.50 [106].
Topic:
Cavalry
Education
Horses
Military
Training
Drill and minor tactics
Local number:
RSN 26666
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

[Theodore Roosevelt and cavalry troops in parade.] 23472 Interpositive 1898

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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
Notes:
NOTE! IMAGE REVERSE COPIED ON VIDEODISC! [c/o 1898 Strohmeyer & Wyman] on envelope.
Currently stored in box 3.2.59 [133].
Topic:
Cavalry
Flags
Horses
Armed Forces
Parades
Presidents
Training
Local number:
RSN 28042
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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