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Binoculars used by Peter L. Robinson, Sr. during World War I

Manufactured by:
Carl Zeiss, German, founded 1846  Search this
Used by:
Peter L. Robinson Sr., American, 1892 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
leather , glass and metal
Dimensions:
without strap: 2 5/16 x 6 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (5.9 x 17.5 x 11.4 cm)
with strap: 2 5/16 x 6 7/16 x 16 1/2 in. (5.9 x 16.4 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
binoculars
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter L. Robinson, Jr. and Marie Robinson Johnson
Object number:
2010.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd569673263-2fc2-4d97-89f1-770486d4fe40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.18.2
Online Media:

Peter L. Robinson, Sr.

Photograph by:
Clarence Bruce Santee, American, ca. 1883 - 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Peter L. Robinson Sr., American, 1892 - 1979  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 x 1/8 in. (25.1 x 20 x 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (Image): 7 1/8 × 5 3/16 in. (18.1 × 13.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter L. Robinson, Jr. and Marie Robinson Johnson
Object number:
2010.18.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eb6c13db-18fa-497c-94e3-09f3458112e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.18.1

Helmet worn by Peter L. Robinson, Sr. during World War I

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Peter L. Robinson Sr., American, 1892 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
steel, leather, burlap, string and net
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 11 1/2 x 12 in. (12.7 x 29.2 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
helmets
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter L. Robinson, Jr. and Marie Robinson Johnson
Object number:
2010.18.3ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cfbb5ffd-5194-4109-8e31-5f9c33c02d20
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.18.3ab

Leather leggings worn by Peter L. Robinson, Sr. during World War I

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Peter L. Robinson Sr., American, 1892 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
leather
Dimensions:
2010.18.4a: 11 3/4 x 6 7/8 x 3 5/8 in. (29.8 x 17.5 x 9.2 cm)
2010.18.4b: 12 x 6 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. (30.5 x 16.5 x 8.3 cm)
Displayed together: 16 x 14 x 8 in. (40.6 x 35.6 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
leggings
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter L. Robinson, Jr. and Marie Robinson Johnson
Object number:
2010.18.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5866c5994-708b-497a-b6cd-21f0734c5c69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.18.4ab

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