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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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_746133
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booklet

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 3 in x 3/16 in; 10.795 cm x 7.62 cm x .4572 cm
Object Name:
Booklet
Credit Line:
James and Christine White
ID Number:
2005.0103.05
Accession number:
2005.0103
Catalog number:
2005.0103.05
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edanmdm:nmah_1287922

Concrete Ammunition

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in; 39.37 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Alfred Marston Tozzer
ID Number:
AF.74266M
Catalog number:
74266M
Accession number:
291785
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Art
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_447846
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General Pershing's World War I Victory Medal

Wearer:
Pershing, John J.  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (pendant material)
cloth (suspension ribbon material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 1 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Medal
Associated place:
Europe
Associated date:
1914-1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Estate of General John J. Pershing
ID Number:
AF.46879
Catalog number:
46879
Accession number:
182935
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Pershing War Office
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_445416

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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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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skirt

Measurements:
overall (padded): 33 in x 32 in x 3 in; 83.82 cm x 81.28 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Skirt
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Credit Line:
Mrs. Newell S. Crouse
ID Number:
AF.56158
Catalog number:
56158
Accession number:
198918
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insignia

User:
Cornum, :Major/ Rhonda L  Search this
Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
patch (overall remarks: decoration)
brown (overall color)
black (overall color)
Object Name:
Insignia
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 / 1991
Credit Line:
Rhonda L. Cornum
ID Number:
1991.0402.01.1
Catalog number:
1991.0402.01.1
Accession number:
1991.0402
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edanmdm:nmah_1080280

insignia

User:
Cornum, :Major/ Rhonda L  Search this
Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
patch (overall remarks: decoration)
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Object Name:
Insignia
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 / 1991
Credit Line:
Rhonda L. Cornum
ID Number:
1991.0402.01.2
Catalog number:
1991.0402.01.2
Accession number:
1991.0402
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edanmdm:nmah_1080281

Trousers, POW

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
brown (threading color)
Measurements:
overall: 34 in x 30 in; 86.36 cm x 76.2 cm
Object Name:
Trousers
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 / 1991
1991
ID Number:
1991.0402.03
Catalog number:
1991.0402.03
Accession number:
1991.0402
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edanmdm:nmah_1080284

Sneakers; Shoes, Athletic

User:
Cornum, :Major/ Rhonda L  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
synthetic (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 11.4 mm x 9 mm x 26 mm; 7/16 in x 3/8 in x 1 in
Object Name:
Shoes, Pair of
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 / 1991
Credit Line:
Rhonda L. Cornum
ID Number:
1991.0402.04
Catalog number:
1991.0402.04
Accession number:
1991.0402
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edanmdm:nmah_1080285

sling

User:
Cornum, :Major/ Rhonda L  Search this
Wearer:
Cornum, Rhonda L.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
white (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 102 mm; x 4 in
Object Name:
Sling
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 / 1991
Credit Line:
Rhonda L. Cornum
ID Number:
1991.0402.05
Catalog number:
1991.0402.05
Accession number:
1991.0402
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1080287

tunic

Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
grey (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 26 in; x 66.04 cm
overall (padded): 33 in x 19 in x 3 in; 83.82 cm x 48.26 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Tunic
Associated place:
United States: Virginia, Hayes
Associated dates:
1976 / 1976, 1980 / 1980
Credit Line:
Jane P. McKeon
ID Number:
1985.0738.04
Catalog number:
1985.0738.04
Accession number:
1985.0738
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1055990

Jacket, POW

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
plastic (buttons material)
brown (patches color)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 16 in; 76.2 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
jacket
Associated place:
Iraq
Associated dates:
1991 00 00 / 1991 00 00
1991
Credit Line:
Rhonda L. Cornum
ID Number:
1991.0402.01
Catalog number:
1991.0402.01
Accession number:
1991.0402
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1080277

US Army Model 1851 dress cap worn by William T. Sherman

Wearer:
Sherman, William Tecumseh  Search this
Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
leather (chin strap material)
cardboard (overall material)
metal (button material)
Measurements:
overall (boxed): 11 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 28.575 cm x 29.21 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
cap
hat
shako
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1851
Subject:
Army  Search this
ID Number:
AF.15932
Catalog number:
15932
Accession number:
59388
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William Tecumseh Sherman
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1404965

Powder Horn

Physical Description:
animal horn (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 4 in x 9 in; 40.64 cm x 10.16 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
horn, powder
Object Type:
horn
Place Made:
United States: New York
Associated Place:
United States: New York
Subject:
Hunting  Search this
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
Credit Line:
Lewis J. Allen
ID Number:
AF.69151M
Catalog number:
69151M
Accession number:
262277
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_408966
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Confederate Bowie Knife and Scabbard

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 17 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 45.085 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
knife
Found in:
United States: Kentucky
Associated Date:
1862
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction  Search this
ID Number:
AF.32398
Catalog number:
32398
Accession number:
68826
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_438749

Dueling Pistol

Maker:
North, Simeon  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (part material)
wood (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 3/8 in; 39.0525 cm
overall: 15 7/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 40.3225 cm x 16.51 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, flintlock
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Middletown
Date made:
ca 1817
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1983.0777.11
Accession number:
1983.0777
Catalog number:
1983.0777.11
Collector/donor number:
P138L
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Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_438571
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chair

Measurements:
overall: 39 1/4 in x 16 1/8 in x 16 in; 99.695 cm x 40.9575 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
chair
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83546V07
Accession number:
48871
Catalog number:
251012
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1759972
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insignia

Measurements:
overall, bag: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Insignia
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN81589W15
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Many Voices, One Nation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_400532

Daniel Butterfield's Medal of Honor

Associated person:
Butterfield, Daniel  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (suspension ribbon material)
brass (pendant material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 2 in x 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
medal
Associated place:
United States: Virginia
Associated date:
1862 06 27
Subject:
Medal of Honor  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. General Services Administration. National Archives and Records Service
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83587W00
Accession number:
1979.0425
Catalog number:
1979.0425.078
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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_443369

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