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Issued by:
United States Armed Forces, American, founded 1775  Search this
Worn by:
General Colin L. Powell, American, 1937 - 2021  Search this
Subject of:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
United States Department of Defense  Search this
Medium:
plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 × 3 × 1/4 in. (2.5 × 7.6 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
nameplates
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958-1993
Description:
A curved black plastic name plate for the U.S. Army uniform worn by General Colin L. Powell. This curved rectangular plastic name plate features a white border and white text on the face reading "POWELL". When worn on the Army uniform, the pin is attached at the center of the proper right breast pocket flap.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alma J. Powell
Object number:
A2022.101.1.68.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd505030721-22cf-49df-b155-08db6c56ba06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.101.1.68.1