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"Towne of Boston" Flintlock Musket

Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 55 in x 2 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 139.7 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
musket
Assembled:
United States
Place Made:
United Kingdom: Great Britain
Used:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Subject:
Colonial Life  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph G. Packard
ID Number:
AF.43450
Catalog number:
43450
Accession number:
164794
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_414916
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Three Soldiers

Publisher:
Boydell, John  Search this
Boydell, Josiah  Search this
Engraver:
Heath, James  Search this
Original artist:
Rosa, Salvator  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34.25 cm x 26.75 cm; 13 15/32 in x 10 17/32 in
Object Name:
Print
print
engraving
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1778
1788
Credit Line:
Marsh Collection
ID Number:
1978.0534.03.62
Accession number:
1978.0534
Catalog number:
1978.0534.03.62
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Communications
Marsh Collection
Art
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_786134

Panorama of the The Union Army of the Cumberland

Commissioned:
Rosecrans, William S.  Search this
Maker:
Travis, William DeLaney Trimble  Search this
Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 ft x 512 ft; 2.4384 m x 156.0576 m
Object Name:
panorama
painting, panorama
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.67,500M
Accession number:
241045
Catalog number:
67500MA
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276464

Adams Cottage press, No. 4

Maker:
Adams, Albert  Search this
Manufacturer:
Adams Press Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 19 1/2 in x 28 in; 29.21 cm x 49.53 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Object Type:
Letterpress
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1861
ca 1862
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Printing  Search this
Credit Line:
"The Morgan Press Type Font Collection" assembled by Willard D. Morgan
ID Number:
1982.0203.2740
Accession number:
1982.0203
Catalog number:
1982.0203.2740
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
Industry & Manufacturing
Cultures & Communities
Printing Presses in the Graphic Arts Collection
Communications
Civil War Field Printing
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_831996
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name tag

Physical Description:
polyester (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 7 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
name tag
Related event:
Operation Enduring Freedom  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0049.20
Accession number:
2013.0049
Catalog number:
2013.0049.20
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456582

box

Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 10 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 26.67 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
Box
Subject:
M*A*S*H  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0095.067
Accession number:
1983.0095
Catalog number:
1983.0095.067
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_680208

photograph w/ frame

Depicted:
Truman, Harry S  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 1/2 in x 3/4 in; 15.24 cm x 11.43 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
Photograph w/ Frame
Subject:
M*A*S*H  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0095.124
Accession number:
1983.0095
Catalog number:
1983.0095.124
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_680264
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Prototype Hebern Cipher Machine

Maker:
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 cm x 29 cm x 31.5 cm; 7 15/32 in x 11 13/32 in x 12 13/32 in
Object Name:
cipher machine
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Codes and Ciphers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of T. Scripps Downing
ID Number:
1991.0190.03
Accession number:
1991.0190
Catalog number:
1991.0190.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214324
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Prototype Hebern Cipher Machine

Maker:
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 cm x 38 cm x 21.5 cm; 7 15/32 in x 14 31/32 in x 8 15/32 in
Object Name:
cipher machine
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Codes and Ciphers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of T. Scripps Downing
ID Number:
1991.0190.04
Accession number:
1991.0190
Catalog number:
1991.0190.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214325
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Prototype Hebern Cipher Machine

Maker:
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 cm x 31 cm x 42 cm; 5 1/2 in x 12 7/32 in x 16 17/32 in
Object Name:
cipher machine
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Codes and Ciphers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of T. Scripps Downing
ID Number:
1991.0190.05
Accession number:
1991.0190
Catalog number:
1991.0190.05
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Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214326
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Prototype Hebern Cipher Machine

Maker:
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Hebern, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.7 cm x 48.2 cm x 93 cm; 10 1/2 in x 18 31/32 in x 36 5/8 in
Object Name:
cipher machine
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Codes and Ciphers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of T. Scripps Downing
ID Number:
1991.0190.06
Accession number:
1991.0190
Catalog number:
1991.0190.06
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214327
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Army Nurse Corps Outdoor Uniform

Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (padded): 32 in x 21 in x 3 1/2 in; 81.28 cm x 53.34 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
coat
Date made:
ca. 1917
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Newell S. Crouse
ID Number:
AF.56157
Catalog number:
56157
Accession number:
198918
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_445655
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John Philip Sousa's Baton

User:
Sousa, John Philip  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 1/2 in; 38.1 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
baton
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Gift of John Philip Sousa III and Thomas A. Sousa
ID Number:
1987.0142.01
Accession number:
1987.0142
Catalog number:
1987.0142.01
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
National Treasures exhibit
Music & Musical Instruments
Military
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682730

Braddock Pistol

User:
Washington, George  Search this
Associated person:
Braddock, Edward  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
Maker:
Gabbitas  Search this
Gabbitas  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/2 in; 36.83 cm
overall: 6 in x 16 in x 5 in; 15.24 cm x 40.64 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
pistol
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Associated Place:
North America
Date made:
c. 1752
Date made:
ca 1750
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
Credit Line:
William G. Renwick
ID Number:
AF.245168.126
Accession number:
245168
Catalog number:
245168.126
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
The American Revolution: A World War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_746133
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Fortin et Hermann Hair Hygrometer

Maker:
Fortin et Herrmann  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 3 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 33.02 cm x 9.8425 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
hygrometer
hair hygrometer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1829
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315744
Catalog number:
315744
Accession number:
217544
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Military
Thermometers and Hygrometers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167505
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Song and Service Book for Ship and Field, Army and Navy

Printer:
U.S. Government Printing Office  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 5 in x 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 12.7 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
book
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1942
Related event:
World War II  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Douglas A. Carr
ID Number:
1982.0372.01
Accession number:
1982.0372
Catalog number:
1982.0372.01
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Religion
Military
ThinkFinity
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_438462

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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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
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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Model 1863 Rifle Musket

Maker:
Springfield Armory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 56 in; 142.24 cm
Object Name:
rifle
rifle musket, percussion
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1863
Associated date:
1863
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.NM404
Catalog number:
NM404
Accession number:
319944
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_417862
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Chevallier Field Glasses

Associated person; user:
McClellan, George B.  Search this
Maker:
Chevallier, Jean-Gabrielle-Augustin  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 5 in x 2 1/2 in; 13.335 cm x 12.7 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
binoculars
field glasses
Object Type:
binoculars
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, París
Credit Line:
Hon. George B. McClellan
ID Number:
AF.17460
Accession number:
61384
Catalog number:
17460
See more items in:
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_425414
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Soldiers' Graves, Arlington

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 6 7/8 in; 8.89 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Arlington National Cemetery
Subject:
Cemetery  Search this
grave  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0037.0022
Catalog number:
2017.0037.0022
Accession number:
2017.0037
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Military
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842109

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