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Wheeler Flintlock Revolving Musket

Inventor:
Wheeler, Artemus  Search this
Maker:
Wheeler, Artemus  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 54 in x 3 1/8 in; 137.16 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
Musket
musket
revolving musket, flintlock
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1818
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
ID Number:
AF.219508
Catalog number:
219508
Accession number:
40555
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_416634
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French Charleville Model 1763 Flintlock Musket, Surcharged "US"

Maker:
Charleville  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 59 1/2 in; x 151.13 cm
Object Name:
musket
Place made:
France
Made at:
France
Used:
United States
Associated place:
United States
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
Credit Line:
Adriana Scalamandre Bitter and Edwin Ward Bitter for the Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1985.0783.21
Accession number:
1985.0783
Catalog number:
1985.0783.21
Collector/donor number:
M4L
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Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_438624
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Group Examination Beta

Maker:
Office of the Surgeon General. Division of Psychology  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 21.3 cm x 28 cm; 13/32 in x 8 3/8 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
psychological test
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1918
ID Number:
1990.0334.02
Accession number:
1990.0334
Catalog number:
1990.0334.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214569
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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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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_834652

Nisei Soldiers of World War II Congressional Gold Medal

Designer:
Iskowitz, Joel  Search this
Sculptor:
Vickers, Charles L.  Search this
Designer, sculptor:
Everhart, Don  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 3 in; x .635 cm x 7.62 cm
in box: 5 in x 5 in x 1 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 12.7 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States
Date made:
2010-2011
Subject:
Japanese-American  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
ID Number:
2011.0263.01
Catalog number:
2011.0263.01
Accession number:
2011.0263
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1424192
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Cher Ami

Physical Description:
feathers (overall material)
glass (overall material)
plaster (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 11 in x 5 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 27.94 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
pigeon, stuffed
pigeon
Occurred:
France
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Subject:
Birds  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. U.S. Signal Corps
ID Number:
AF.30714
Accession number:
65695
Catalog number:
30714
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_425415
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Hebern Cipher Machine

Maker:
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 20.5 cm x 61 cm x 42 cm; 8 1/16 in x 24 1/32 in x 16 17/32 in
Object Name:
cipher machine
cipher machine
Place made:
United States: California, Oakland
Date made:
1925-1940
1920-1940
1920s
1920s?
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Codes and Ciphers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of T. Scripps Downing
ID Number:
1991.0190.02
Catalog number:
1991.0190.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_763313
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1861 Mary Rockhold Teter's "Stars and Stripes" Quilt

Made for:
Teter, George  Search this
Quilter:
Teter, Mary Rockhold  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 86 in x 87 in; 219 cm x 220 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Object Type:
quilts
Date made:
1861
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Patriotic  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Related Publication:
Peterson's Magazine
Credit Line:
Gift of Eugene A. Teter and Martha Brown Teter
ID Number:
TE.T08420
Accession number:
157340
Catalog number:
T08420
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
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Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556337
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Whippet Tanks Camouflaged in an Orchard

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 3/8 in x 7 1/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.04
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452036

Drying Sheds for Bessoneau Covers for Hangars

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 5/8 in x 7 3/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.11
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.11
Maker number:
10058
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452043

Camouflaged Big Gun Enroute to the Front

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.18
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.18
Maker number:
19793
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452050

Road Screens of Slashed Burlap

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.19
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.19
Maker number:
22773
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452051

Net and Burlap Tops Over Battery Position

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.28
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.28
Maker number:
17190
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452060

Painted Burlap Drying at Camouflage Factory at Dijon, France

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 5/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.32
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.32
Maker number:
10056
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452064

Camouflaged Rifle in Action

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.50
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.50
Maker number:
18997
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452082

Unrolling Freshly Painted Burlap on the Field to Dry

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 5/8 in x 7 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.55
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.55
Maker number:
10060
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452088

Women Employed at Camouflage Factory, Dijon, France

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.58
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.58
Maker number:
10930
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452091

Making Bessoneau Cover at Camouflage Factory, Dijon, France

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.65
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.65
Maker number:
10059
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452098

French Women Workers at Camouflage Factory, Dijon, France

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.66
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.66
Maker number:
10057
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452099

Gathering Marsh Grass for Camouflage in San Mihiel Drive

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
cardboard (base material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall, photograph: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
ca 1917-1918
Subject:
Women  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.3101.67
Nonaccession number:
2013.3101
Catalog number:
2013.3101.67
Maker number:
21401
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452100

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