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Ames "Lifeline" television transmission wire

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
wire sample
Credit Line:
from Charles Smithgall
ID Number:
1988.0146.01
Accession number:
1988.0146
Catalog number:
1988.0146.01
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 7/8 in x 3 in x 33 in; 2.2225 cm x 7.62 cm x 83.82 cm
overall, sword: 3 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 37 3/4 in; 8.89 cm x 10.795 cm x 95.885 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons; Army; Field Grade Officer; 5. Staff Officer; Officer
ID Number:
AF.76820M
Catalog number:
76820M
Accession number:
305112
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1860/1859 Light Cavalry Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 7/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 36 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 11.43 cm x 92.075 cm
overall, saber: 4 in x 6 3/8 in x 40 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 16.1925 cm x 102.87 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Light; Enlisted Man
ID Number:
AF.73543M
Catalog number:
73543M
Accession number:
285560
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_439507
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1860/1865 Light Cavalry Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 35 7/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.335 cm x 91.1225 cm
overall, saber: 3 3/4 in x 6 1/8 in x 40 1/4 in; 9.525 cm x 15.5575 cm x 102.235 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Light; Enlisted Man
ID Number:
AF.76846M
Catalog number:
76846M
Accession number:
305112
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 7/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 36 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 13.335 cm x 91.7575 cm
overall, saber: 4 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 40 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 12.3825 cm x 102.87 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Light
ID Number:
AF.76844M
Catalog number:
76844M
Accession number:
305112
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1840/1862 Light Artillery Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 1 in x 4 3/8 in x 34 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 11.1125 cm x 86.995 cm
overall, saber: 1 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 37 5/8 in; 3.175 cm x 12.065 cm x 95.5675 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Artillery, Light; Enlisted Man
Associated place:
United States: Connecticut
ID Number:
AF.66694M
Catalog number:
66694M
Accession number:
235568
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-691d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1840/1851 Heavy Cavalry Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 37 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 10.4775 cm x 94.2975 cm
overall, saber: 3 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 41 1/4 in; 9.525 cm x 14.605 cm x 104.775 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Heavy; Enlisted Man
ID Number:
AF.76848M
Catalog number:
76848M
Accession number:
305112
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-6c5c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Fraternal Society Sword

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 31 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 5.3975 cm x 79.375 cm
overall, sword: 1 in x 5 1/2 in x 36 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 13.97 cm x 92.3925 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons
ID Number:
AF.65747M
Catalog number:
65747M
Accession number:
222195
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-b11f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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N.P Ames Model 1840/1845 Light Artillery Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, sword: 1 in x 4 7/8 in x 37 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 12.3825 cm x 94.9325 cm
overall, scabbard: 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in x 33 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 10.795 cm x 85.09 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Artillery, Light
ID Number:
AF.39483
Catalog number:
39483
Accession number:
136109
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-65e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Hilt

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 13.5 cm x 18 cm; x 5 5/16 in x 7 1/16 in
overall, hilt: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.0175 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Hilt
hilt
Other Terms:
Hilt; Edged Weapons; Marines
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Date made:
1950 - 1970
Credit Line:
Bill Adams
ID Number:
1992.0435.02
Catalog number:
1992.0435.02
Accession number:
1992.0435
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ac16-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Hilt

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 14 cm x 18 cm; x 5 1/2 in x 7 1/16 in
overall, hilt: 7/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 7 in; 2.2225 cm x 13.6525 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Hilt
hilt
Other Terms:
Hilt; Edged Weapons; Marines
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Date made:
1950 - 1970
Credit Line:
Bill Adams
ID Number:
1992.0435.03
Catalog number:
1992.0435.03
Accession number:
1992.0435
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Hilt

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 14 cm x 18 cm; x 5 1/2 in x 7 1/16 in
overall, hilt: 1 1/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 7 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.6525 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
Hilt
hilt
Other Terms:
Hilt; Edged Weapons; Marines
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Date made:
1950 - 1970
Credit Line:
Bill Adams
ID Number:
1992.0435.01
Catalog number:
1992.0435.01
Accession number:
1992.0435
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Ames Sword Co. Model 1860 Staff and Field Officer's Sword

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 28 3/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 7.3025 cm x 73.025 cm
overall, sword: 3 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 34 1/2 in; 8.255 cm x 11.43 cm x 87.63 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons; Army; Staff Officer; Field Grade Officer; Officer
Credit Line:
Edith Austin
ID Number:
AF.53327
Catalog number:
53327
Accession number:
188681
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-6009-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer's Sword

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 1 in x 3 in x 32 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 83.185 cm
overall, sword: 3 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 37 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 9.525 cm x 94.615 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons; Army; 5. Staff Officer; Field Grade Officer; Officer
Credit Line:
Hannah B. Shaw
ID Number:
AF.38018
Catalog number:
38018
Accession number:
119409
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-6c4d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Hilt

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 14 cm x 18 cm; x 5 1/2 in x 7 1/16 in
overall, hilt: 7/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 7 in; 2.2225 cm x 13.97 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Hilt
hilt
Other Terms:
Hilt; Edged Weapons; Marines
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Date made:
1950 - 1970
Credit Line:
Bill Adams
ID Number:
1992.0435.05
Catalog number:
1992.0435.05
Accession number:
1992.0435
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ac19-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Hilt

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 14 cm x 18 cm; x 5 1/2 in x 7 1/16 in
overall, hilt: 7/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 7 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 13.6525 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
Hilt
hilt
Other Terms:
Hilt; Edged Weapons; Marines
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Date made:
1950 - 1970
Credit Line:
Bill Adams
ID Number:
1992.0435.04
Catalog number:
1992.0435.04
Accession number:
1992.0435
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Sword from the Civil War era

Created by:
Ames Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1791  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy) and steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: Handle: 7 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (17.8 x 11.4 x 6.4 cm)
H x W x D: Overall: 32 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (81.3 x 11.4 x 6.4 cm)
H x W x D: Blade: 26 x 7/8 x 1/4 in. (66 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
swords
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.4.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52d57744b-d909-4c5b-ab84-de92e798fc55
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard, shorter piece: 1 in x 3 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 7.9375 cm x 26.67 cm
overall, sword: 3 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 36 1/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 12.065 cm x 92.075 cm
overall, scabbard, longer piece: 5/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 18 3/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.81 cm x 46.6725 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons; Army; 2. Foot Officer
ID Number:
AF.42622
Catalog number:
42622
Accession number:
163938
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-689f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Ames Manufacturing Co. Model 1860/1862 Light Cavalry Saber

Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall, scabbard: 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 36 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 11.43 cm x 92.075 cm
overall, saber: 4 in x 4 1/2 in x 41 in; 10.16 cm x 11.43 cm x 104.14 cm
Object Name:
Saber
saber
Other Terms:
Saber; Edged Weapons; Army; Cavalry, Light
Credit Line:
The Monsignor John M. Cooper Collection of African, American Indian, Oceanic and Philippine Ethnology presented by the Catholic University of America
ID Number:
AF.58576M
Catalog number:
58576M
Accession number:
211312
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-6965-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_440099
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Ames Manufactruing Co. Presentation Sword, Inscribed "Presented by Virginia to Her Distiguished Son, Lient. Col. John Garland"

Recipient:
Garland, John  Search this
Maker:
Ames Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, gilt (scabbard material)
metal, steel (blade material)
metal (hilt material)
stone (hilt material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 1/4 in x 5 in; 97.155 cm x 12.7 cm
blade: 31 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 79.375 cm x 2.8575 cm
scabbard: 32 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 83.185 cm x 6.985 cm
overall, scabbard: 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 32 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 7.3025 cm x 82.8675 cm
overall, sword: 1 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 38 3/8 in; 3.175 cm x 13.97 cm x 97.4725 cm
Object Name:
Sword
sword
Other Terms:
Sword; Edged Weapons; Presentation
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Referenced:
United States: Texas, Brownsville
Mexico: Nuevo León, Monterrey
Date made:
ca 1846
Subject:
Edged Weapons  Search this
Related event:
Mexican War  Search this
Credit Line:
Jane H. Lambert
ID Number:
AF.36670
Catalog number:
36670
Accession number:
110438
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-1b3a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_420931
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