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Civil War Token

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 mm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
NU.72.118.75
Accession number:
302411
Catalog number:
72.118.75
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448111
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Civil War Token, 1863

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 mm; 23/32 in
Object Name:
token
Date made:
1863
ID Number:
1977.0779.108
Catalog number:
1977.0779.108
Accession number:
1977.0779
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448101
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Civil War Token, 1864

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 mm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
token
Date made:
1864
ID Number:
NU.71.167.45
Catalog number:
71.167.45
Accession number:
296443
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448107
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Civil War Token, 1863

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19.8 mm; 25/32 in; wt. 3.685 g
Object Name:
token
Date made:
1863
ID Number:
NU.72.118.76
Accession number:
302411
Catalog number:
72.118.76
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448095
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United States Civil War Portrait Album

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
leather (overall material)
purple (overall color)
Measurements:
open: 33.2 cm x 23.2 cm x 3.2 cm; 13 1/16 in x 9 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in
closed: 11 7/8 in x 8 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.225 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
album
Place assembled:
Switzerland
Date made:
1861-1864
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
PG.71.62
Catalog number:
71.62
Accession number:
302789
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Civil War
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1329742
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Civil War Token, United States, 1861

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.1 cm; 1 7/32 in
Object Name:
token
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1861
ID Number:
2013.0023.006
Accession number:
2013.0023
Catalog number:
2013.0023.006
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Civil War
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1440611
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Civil War Pardon

Associated person:
Johnson, Andrew  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white, black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 11 1/2 in; 45.72 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
Certificate, Pardon
Date made:
1865
Associated date:
1865 05 29
Subject:
Pardon  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gilbert B. Walden
ID Number:
PL.020328
Catalog number:
4093
Accession number:
20328
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_503270
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Civil War Soldier

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ambrotype (overall production method/technique)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
velvet (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Date made:
ca 1861-1865
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Warren Fox Kaynor, Waterbury Companies
ID Number:
PG.75.17.927
Accession number:
322775
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Military
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_834652

Civil War Soldier's Mess

Physical Description:
flour (overall material)
water (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 in x 3/16 in; 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm x .4318 cm
Object Name:
hardtack
Object Type:
hardtack
Associated date:
1861 - 1865
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction  Search this
Credit Line:
Virginia Dell Sours Atkinson, C. F. Ray Sours, and John A. Sours
ID Number:
AF.55596
Catalog number:
55596
Accession number:
195333
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Food
ThinkFinity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_439686

Civil War Soldier

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
salt print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1860s
Topic:
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
History\United States\Civil War  Search this
Portrait male\knee length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro
Object number:
2006.36.2
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2006.36.2

Civil War Draft Wheel

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 ft; 1.8288 m
Object Name:
lottery wheel
Associated date:
1861-1865
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Related Publication:
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
Credit Line:
U.S. War Department
ID Number:
PL.025222
Catalog number:
25222
Accession number:
64127
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Selections from the Abraham Lincoln Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_516035

Photographic War History: The War for the Union; Burial for the Dead

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 13/32 in x 7 in; 8.636 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
photograph, stereograph
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Fredericksburg
Date made:
1862-12-15
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3071.0069
Catalog number:
1988.3071.0069
Nonaccession number:
1988.3071
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Civil War
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1417590

Civil War Battles

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 03 Dec 2012 23:11:15 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_68e3de80a7e6ea436f275be9e2107598

The Civil War

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:06:44 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_9ceb950c813007c3d7b64eb906fd690c

Civil War Geology

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 14 Apr 2009 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_2f2c1b8f2b2554540e52e99f7b405630

Overshot coverlet panel, Civil War era

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
overshot (overall production method/technique)
seven stars (overall pattern)
indigo (overall color)
white (overall color)
wool (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 93 in x 26 5/16 in; 236.22 cm x 66.88658 cm
Object Name:
coverlet panel, overshot
Date made:
19th century
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Helen G. Stillman
ID Number:
TE.T12724
Catalog number:
T12724.000
Accession number:
238999
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Domestic Furnishings
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620409

1864 Civil War Album Quilt Top

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
pieced, inscribed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 90 in x 60 in; 229 cm x 152 cm
Object Name:
quilt
quilt top
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Amherst
Date made:
1864
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Quilting  Search this
ID Number:
TE.T14021.00B
Accession number:
272176
Catalog number:
T14021B
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556451
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Civil War Naval Officers

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Lorimer Worden, 12 Mar 1818 - 18 Oct 1897  Search this
Andrew Allen Harwood, 9 Oct 1802 - 28 Aug 1884  Search this
David Glasgow Farragut, 5 Jul 1801 - 15 Aug 1870  Search this
Theodorus Bailey, 1805 - 1877  Search this
Samuel Francis Du Pont, 27 Sep 1803 - 23 Jun 1865  Search this
Charles Henry Davis, 16 Jan 1807 - 18 Feb 1877  Search this
Andrew Hull Foote, 12 Sep 1806 - 26 Jun 1863  Search this
Silas Horton Stringham, 1797 - 1876  Search this
Louis Malesherbes Goldsborough, 1805 - 1877  Search this
Charles Wilkes, 3 Apr 1798 - 8 Feb 1877  Search this
David Dixon Porter, 8 Jun 1813 - 13 Feb 1891  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30 x 68.5 cm (11 13/16 x 26 15/16")
Sheet: 30.5 x 69.3 cm (12 x 27 5/16")
Mat: 50.8 × 91.4 cm (20 × 36")
Culture:
David Glasgow Farragut: American\Hispanic American  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1862
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Exterior\Ship  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Equipment\Rope  Search this
Weapon\Cannon  Search this
Silas Horton Stringham: Male  Search this
Silas Horton Stringham: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Silas Horton Stringham: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Glasgow Farragut: Male  Search this
David Glasgow Farragut: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Glasgow Farragut: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
David Glasgow Farragut: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
John Lorimer Worden: Male  Search this
John Lorimer Worden: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
John Lorimer Worden: Education\Administrator\Superintendent  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Male  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
David Dixon Porter: Military\Navy\Officer\Vice Admiral  Search this
Charles Henry Davis: Male  Search this
Charles Henry Davis: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Samuel Francis Du Pont: Male  Search this
Samuel Francis Du Pont: Military\Navy\Officer\Admiral  Search this
Andrew Allen Harwood: Male  Search this
Andrew Allen Harwood: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Andrew Allen Harwood: Military\Navy\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Louis Malesherbes Goldsborough: Male  Search this
Louis Malesherbes Goldsborough: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Theodorus Bailey: Male  Search this
Theodorus Bailey: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Charles Wilkes: Male  Search this
Charles Wilkes: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Charles Wilkes: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Charles Wilkes: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Hydrographer  Search this
Andrew Hull Foote: Male  Search this
Andrew Hull Foote: Literature\Writer  Search this
Andrew Hull Foote: Military\Navy\Officer\Rear Admiral  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.81.38
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.81.38

Ballooning in the Civil War

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-01-31T15:28:00.000Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_xr0iqp0ye5Q

U.S. Civil War Colored Troops Medal

Commissioner:
Butler, Benjamin Franklin  Search this
Maker:
Tiffany & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
siver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 53 cm x 3.8 cm; 20 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
medal
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Battle of Fort Harrison  Search this
Battle of Fort Gilmer  Search this
Credit Line:
James Parton
ID Number:
1985.0612.01
Catalog number:
1985.0612.01
Accession number:
1985.0612
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Cultures & Communities
Military
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060806
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