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United States - 48 star

Physical Description:
fabric; unknown content (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/8 in x 11 1/8 in; 43.4975 cm x 28.2575 cm
overall: 11 in x 16 in; x 27.94 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
slippers
flag
Date made:
unknown
Credit Line:
Gift of James Lowell Haggard, Jr., Merle R. Haggard and Lillian Haggard Hoge
ID Number:
2003.0183.13
Accession number:
2003.0183
Catalog number:
2003.0183.13
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-1557-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1315858

United States Military Academy (West Point)

Associated Name:
United States Military Academy  Search this
Maker:
Murad Cigarettes  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, silk (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16.2 cm x 11.5 cm; 6 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in
Object Name:
patch
tobacco silk, track and field
tobacco silk, collegiate
Date made:
1910
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Track and Field  Search this
collegiate  Search this
West Point  Search this
ID Number:
1999.3052.180
Nonaccession number:
1999.3052
Catalog number:
1999.3052.180
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-04d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1348140

United States Olympic Committee pin

Physical Description:
enamel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 4 in; 7.62 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
pin, olympic
olympic pin
pin, olympics
Date made:
2003
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Olympics  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Winter Games: Salt Lake City, 2002  Search this
ID Number:
2014.3013.233
Nonaccession number:
2014.3013
Catalog number:
2014.3013.233
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-3752-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1466674

All United States Eleven

Copyright holder:
H. Lillywhite Jr. & Co.  Search this
Maker:
Bellew, Frank  Search this
Endicott and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 16 5/8 in x 25 1/4 in; 42.2275 cm x 64.135 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1856
Subject:
Cricket  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2810
Catalog number:
60.2810
Accession number:
228146
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Domestic Furnishings
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Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2935-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325104
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United States Park Police Badge

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
paint, enamel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 11/32 in; 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.969 cm
Object Name:
Badge
badge w/ case
Object Type:
badges
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1976
Subject:
Parks, public  Search this
Related event:
Bicentennial Celebration of the American Revolution  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Headquarters, United States Park Police
ID Number:
1982.0137.01
Accession number:
1982.0137
Catalog number:
1982.0137.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9b81-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_664132

Eclectic History of the United States, The

User:
Short, Margaret Bacon  Search this
Physical Description:
paper, cardboard (overall material)
ink (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 in x 1 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 12.7 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
book
Object Type:
Books
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1881
Subject:
Education  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0457.02
Catalog number:
1979.0457.02
Accession number:
1979.0457
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6d08-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321418

United States School Furniture Company advertisement

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
printed (overall production method/technique)
yellow (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 22 in; 38.1 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
advertisement
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2017.0095.072
Accession number:
2017.0095
Catalog number:
2017.0095.072
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-25e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1844243
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Presidents of the United States

Depicted:
Tyler, John  Search this
Washington, George  Search this
Adams, John  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Adams, John Quincy  Search this
Madison, James  Search this
Monroe, James  Search this
Jackson, Andrew  Search this
Van Buren, Martin  Search this
Harrison, William Henry  Search this
Polk, James K.  Search this
Maker:
Phelps, Ensigns & Thayer  Search this
Originator of central image:
Lossing & Barritt  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 27 1/2 in x 21 in; 69.85 cm x 53.34 cm
overall: 31 in x 23 in; 78.74 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1846
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Related event:
American Revolution  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2595
Catalog number:
60.2595
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-d531-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324906
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United States Hose Company Cape

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
oil cloth (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 1/2 in x 40 in; 64.77 cm x 101.6 cm
Object Name:
cape, fire uniform
Place made:
United States
Date made:
early 19th century
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0131
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0131
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Cultures & Communities
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Clothing & Accessories
Firefighting Capes
Firefighting Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-50e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1326343
Online Media:

List of Presidents of United States

Owner:
Copp Family  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 5/8 in x 7 in; 11.7475 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Leaflet
Place made:
United States: New England
Place owned:
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Credit Line:
John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
DL.006791.03.032
Catalog number:
6791.03.032
Accession number:
28810
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-b0a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316315
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United States Field Hockey Association Ball

Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Ball
ball, field hockey
Date made:
ca 1982
Subject:
Field Hockey  Search this
Sports  Search this
Women  Search this
collegiate  Search this
Credit Line:
Margaret E. Galligan
ID Number:
1982.0489.01
Accession number:
1982.0489
Catalog number:
1982.0489.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-dcdb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_665407

United States Naval Academy Roger Staubach Jersey

User:
Staubach, Roger  Search this
Maker:
Eddie Leonard Sporting Good Company  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 in x 27 in; 88.9 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Football Jersey
jersey, football
Date made:
1962
Date made:
1964
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Football  Search this
collegiate  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Roger Staubach
ID Number:
2002.0061.01
Accession number:
2002.0061
Catalog number:
2002.0061.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-3571-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997479
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Round About America: A Coloring Book Of the United States

Maker:
Whitman Publishing, LLC  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 10 5/8 in x 1/4 in; 38.1 cm x 26.9875 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Coloring Book
Place made:
United States: Wisconsin, Racine
Date made:
1938
Credit Line:
Gift of Western Publishing Company, Inc. (through Richard Bernstein)
ID Number:
1992.0634.051
Accession number:
1992.0634
Catalog number:
1992.0634.051
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-056f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1250793

Work Trumpet, "United States Hose Company 14"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 1/4 in x 7 in; 46.355 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
trumpet, speaking
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1838
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0897
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0897
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Firefighting Collection
Speaking Trumpets
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e123-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1346679

"Chariot Wheel" overshot coverlet; 1790-1825; United States

Physical Description:
cotton, wool (overall material)
indigo blue, white (overall color)
"Chariot Wheel" (overall pattern)
overshot (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 64 in; 162.56 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, overshot
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1816
c. 1790-1825
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Misses Long
ID Number:
TE.L6951
Accession number:
113420
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-bff1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448455

Great Seal of the United States Motif

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
bobbin lace, Mechlin (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 6 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
lace
medallion
war lace
lace, war lace
Object Type:
lace
Place made:
Belgium
Depicting shield:
United States
Made during:
1914-1918
Subject:
Lace  Search this
European History  Search this
coat-of-arms  Search this
Cotton  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Related Publication:
Kellogg, Charlotte (Hoffman). Bobbins of Belgium: A Book of Belgian Lace, Lace-Workers, Lace-Schools and Lace-Villages
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Leon Orlowski
ID Number:
TE.T16115E
Catalog number:
T16115E
Accession number:
297965
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Government, Politics, and Reform
Lace
War Laces
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-51a0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_635191
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ABRIDGED PRAYER BOOK... JEWS IN...ARMY AND NAVY ...UNITED STATES

Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 in x 9/16 in; 15.24 cm x 10.16 cm x 1.397 cm
Object Name:
Book, Prayer
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Associated date:
1917
Subject:
Judaism  Search this
Credit Line:
Cyrus Adler
ID Number:
CL.300827
Catalog number:
300827
Accession number:
61648
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Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d538-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_659575

United States Insurance Company Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in; 24.13 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Date made:
1841-1842
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Insurance  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0475
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0475
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Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6977-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342262
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United States Insurance Company Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 5/8 in x 11 3/4 in; 24.4475 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Date made:
1834
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0474
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0474
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Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5d7a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342357
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United States Hose Company Fire Hat

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
painted (overall production method/technique)
paint (overall material)
fabric, pressed felt (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.224 cm x 32.385 cm x 34.29 cm; 5 5/8 in x 12 3/4 in x 13 1/2 in
Object Name:
hat, fire
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1807-1850
Subject:
Liberty  Search this
Columbia  Search this
Fire Fighting  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Related Publication:
Harden, J. David. Liberty Caps and Liberty Trees
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0089
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0089
Accession number:
2005.0233
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Cultures & Communities
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Clothing & Accessories
Art
Fire Hats
Firefighting Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-fdd0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1318715
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