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passport, united states

Measurements:
overall: 4.875 x 3.5;
Object Name:
Passport, United States
Credit Line:
Takako S. Mundel
ID Number:
1999.0032.02
Accession number:
1999.0032
Catalog number:
1999.0032.02
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ed93-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_880970

Jewelry, United States Army Corps of Engineers

Materials:
Sterling Silver
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.1 × 0.8 × 1cm (2 13/16 × 5/16 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19950380000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv943c2cf22-8c50-4763-931b-a1b1771eb355
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19950380000
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Badge, Flight Engineers, United States Army Air Forces

Materials:
Silver Alloy
Protective Coating
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 8 × 0.5 × 2.9cm (3 1/8 × 3/16 × 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851676000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ad968de2-81a8-4ebb-a729-f81f8403c43e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19851676000
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United States Army Corps of Engineers Lapel Pin

Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
11/16 × 1 in. (1.8 × 2.6 cm)
Type:
pin
Accession Number:
2003.0024.0250
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl855876f2a-79d7-459e-a62c-6c91b27385b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_2003.0024.0250
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SS United States Poster

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 30 3/8 in x 22 1/16 in; 77.1525 cm x 56.03748 cm
Object Name:
poster
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
Postwar United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank O. Braynard, Sea Cliff, New York
ID Number:
1991.0856.13
Catalog number:
1991.0856.13
Accession number:
1991.0856
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Advertising
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-785d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1102295

United States of America

Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 3 3/4 in x 1/8 in; 15.24 cm x 9.525 cm x .3175 cm
overall: 6 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 1/8 in; 15.875 cm x 9.525 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
Passport
Date made:
Issued 1966
ID Number:
1999.0079.04
Catalog number:
1999.0079.04
Accession number:
1999.0079
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a5a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1216165

1 Dollar, United States, 1995

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1995
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.04
Catalog number:
1997.0335.04
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e968-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431815
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50 Cents, United States, 1967

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1967
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.01
Catalog number:
1997.0335.01
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-acd2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431814
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5 Dollars, United States, 1995

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1995
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.05
Catalog number:
1997.0335.05
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e969-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431816
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2 Dollars, United States, 1973

Maker:
U.S. Department of Agriculture  Search this
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1973
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.03
Catalog number:
1997.0335.03
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-acd1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431809
Online Media:

5 Dollars, United States, 1970

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1970
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.02
Catalog number:
1997.0335.02
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-efe5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431813
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ID Card, United States, 1974

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Identification Card
Place made:
United States: California
Associated Place:
United States: California, San Francisco
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1974
Credit Line:
State of California, Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1997.3113.02
Nonaccession number:
1997.3113
Catalog number:
1997.3113.02
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
Sweatshops
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e853-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_880648
Online Media:

10 Dollars, United States, 1995

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
coupon
food coupon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1995
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Consumer Service
ID Number:
1997.0335.06
Catalog number:
1997.0335.06
Accession number:
1997.0335
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
Sweatshops
El Monte
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ea6a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431817
Online Media:

Display of the United States of America

Alternate Title:
George Washington
Artist:
Amos Doolittle, 1754 - 1832  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Wright, 16 Jul 1756 - c. 11 Oct 1793  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 51.5 x 41.5cm (20 1/4 x 16 5/16")
Sheet: 54 x 43.3cm (21 1/4 x 17 1/16")
Mat: 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Print
Date:
1791
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem\Coat of arms  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.92.153
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44202821c-5ff8-480c-aed7-318df8bc794a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.92.153
Online Media:

United States M1 Rifle

Licensee:
Garand, J. C.  Search this
Maker:
Springfield Armory  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 43 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 110.49 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
rifle, semiautomatic
Other Terms:
rifle, semiautomatic; Firearms; Center Fire; .30 In; Rifled; 06; 6A; 10
Place Made:
United States
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Department of Defense. Marine Corps Museum
ID Number:
AF.84450M
Catalog number:
84450M
Accession number:
1978.0623
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-2252-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_418516

Presidents of the United States

Artist:
Nathaniel Currier, 27 Mar 1813 - 20 Nov 1888  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
James Monroe, 28 Apr 1758 - 4 Jul 1831  Search this
John Quincy Adams, 11 Jul 1767 - 23 Feb 1848  Search this
Andrew Jackson, 15 Mar 1767 - 8 Jun 1845  Search this
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
William Henry Harrison, 9 Feb 1773 - 4 Apr 1841  Search this
John Tyler, 29 Mar 1790 - 18 Jan 1862  Search this
James Knox Polk, 2 Nov 1795 - 15 Jun 1849  Search this
Medium:
Color lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 33.6cm x 23.5cm (13 1/4" x 9 1/4")
Sheet: 36.8cm x 25cm (14 1/2" x 9 13/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1844
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Architecture\Column  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Banner  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Male  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Senator\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\State Supreme Court Justice\Tennessee  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Politics and Government\Governor\Florida  Search this
Andrew Jackson: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
James Knox Polk: Male  Search this
James Knox Polk: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Speaker of the House  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\Governor\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Tennessee  Search this
James Knox Polk: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Tennessee  Search this
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Male  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Ambassador  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Quincy Adams: Politics and Government\Son of US President  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Male  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Politics and Government\Governor\Indiana  Search this
William Henry Harrison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
James Monroe: Male  Search this
James Monroe: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
James Monroe: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Monroe: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Monroe: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Male  Search this
John Tyler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Tyler: Education\Administrator\University\Chancellor  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\West Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
John Tyler: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Dr. Fred W. Hicks, III
Object number:
NPG.92.10
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm487c9480c-edf8-4a8f-a4ac-fd793cb746b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.92.10
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Gerber Bristle Bed, United States, 1990-1999

Physical Description:
plastic (overalla material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 cm x 10 cm x 4.5 cm; 3 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 25/32 in
Object Name:
bristle bed
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1990 - 1999
ID Number:
2019.0287.03
Catalog number:
2019.0287.03
Accession number:
2019.0287
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-1ffa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1968918
Online Media:

Badge, Flight Engineer, United States Army Air Forces

Materials:
Silver Alloy
Copper Alloy
Uncharacterized Adhesive
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 3.2 × 7.6 × 1cm (1 1/4 × 3 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by J. Duncan Campbell
Inventory Number:
A19770498000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92e9f2b88-61bd-4203-b53c-b607b8c37dcb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19770498000

Badge, Engineering Specialist, United States Army Air Corps

Materials:
Embroidered Cotton
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 7 x 7.5cm (2 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710304000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97d2c7434-f6bd-4086-ba1d-4e3476f44d05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19710304000

50 Dollars, United States, 1851

Mint:
U. S. Assay Office, San Francisco  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 3.8 cm; 5/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
United States: California
Place of issue:
United States: California
Date made:
1851
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.1192
Catalog number:
68.159.1192
Accession number:
283645
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
American Enterprise
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1ddb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1101911
Online Media:

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