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The Death of Ellsworth Exhibition

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-28T19:47:37.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_VIwDSDu6Tvo

Civil War Union patriotic cover

Title:
Walcott Catalog 2474
Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
[September] 30, [1862]
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Object number:
0.256400.3
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8133fe4ce-5f1d-43d5-a721-5662bbfab1a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.256400.3

Civil War Union patriotic cover

Title:
Walcott Catalog 2474
Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
October 2, 1862
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Object number:
0.256400.5
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8889cd434-5dd7-4cca-861f-be61dbd7b833
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.256400.5
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World War I folded letter

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
1918
Object number:
0.260305.11.27.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8717599c2-c3b3-445b-ac85-b9570aaa7681
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.11.27.2

World War I YMCA censored cover and letter

Medium:
paper; ink / handwritten
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 6 1/4 x 3 5/8 in. (15.88 x 9.21 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
c. 1918
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Object number:
1984.1128.553.1-6
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm821d4984a-62dd-41db-9491-ad8c5cbb44f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1984.1128.553.1-6
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Red Cross Stationery remnant

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 7/16 x 6 in. (8.73 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 5, 1918
Object number:
1984.1128.568
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm841d2f649-17ed-4452-b1af-9933201f8a57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1984.1128.568

Aerogramme

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Cameroun (German protectorate)
Place of Destination:
District of Columbia
Date:
1983
Object number:
1992.2048.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86ee8034d-b215-4b80-af4b-76e625b22140
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2048.1

Aerogramme

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Cameroun (German protectorate)
Place of Destination:
District of Columbia
Date:
1984
Object number:
1992.2048.2
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm80d82567b-689b-4ad1-9cf3-bbabc9de41c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2048.2

Aerogramme

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Cameroun (German protectorate)
Place of Destination:
District of Columbia
Date:
1985
Object number:
1992.2048.3
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm809d57c3a-1a72-42ae-b387-337231f82c42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2048.3

Aerogramme

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Cameroun (German protectorate)
Place of Destination:
District of Columbia
Date:
1987
Object number:
1992.2048.4
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8337469f2-3741-4a82-a376-1de0785725e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2048.4

Aerogramme

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Cameroun (German protectorate)
Place of Destination:
Illinois
Date:
1991
Object number:
1992.2048.5
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82e15a4ff-ed35-4d93-bb29-85e2e658aa11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2048.5

V-Mail Letter

Medium:
paper (photo-sensitive)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 5 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (13.3 x 10.8 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
Sent: April 18, 1945
Topic:
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
Object number:
1993.2064.2.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86d0a354e-322f-407d-aaea-1f693d6a5649
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1993.2064.2.2

V-Mail letter sheet

Medium:
machine made paper; printing ink (black); writing ink (dark blue and black); transfer ink (dark blue and purple); pencil
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 11 x 8 11/16 in. (28 x 22 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
GREAT BRITAIN
Place:
Iran (shah dynasty)
United States of America
Date:
July 19, 1943
Topic:
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
Hispanic Heritage  Search this
Object number:
2002.2013.25
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8b4d74b23-bdc5-4ce5-92ed-4dde9839cace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2013.25
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Union Patriotic Cover with Steamship Handstamp

Title:
Weiss Catalog F-R-433
Walcott Catalog L2768
Medium:
paper; ink / handwritten, handstamped
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
New York
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Object number:
2003.2004.72
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm882d34777-3190-42ce-ba50-56e8133c4cec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2003.2004.72

Herbert Hoover free frank

Associated Person:
Herbert Hoover, American, 1874 - 1964  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Overall: 9.2 x 16.5cm (3 5/8 x 6 1/2in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
District of Columbia
Place of Destination:
New York
Date:
November 7, 1929
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2006.2015.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm897851da0-3111-4e16-aa4a-e00664e644da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2015.1
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Letter from inside Charles Lindbergh transatlantic flight cover

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 10 7/8 x 8 7/16 in. (27.7 x 21.4 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
May 16, 1927
Topic:
The Roaring Twenties (1920-1929)  Search this
Object number:
2006.2037.3.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm841c52ef5-d5be-42d2-8415-260ddbaf484c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2037.3.2

British airgraph

Recipient:
Joseph H. Spiegelberg, 1914-1970  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Other: 27.8 x 21.1cm (10 15/16 x 8 5/16in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
July 31, 1945
Associated Event:
World War II  Search this
Topic:
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
Object number:
2007.2004.76
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8039b215d-3ea0-41a6-904f-7c5c21fe3c10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2007.2004.76
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First Day Cover Women in Our Armed Services on White House stationery

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 5/8 x 6 1/2 in. (9.21 x 16.51 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
Washington, District of Columbia
Date:
September 11, 1952
Object number:
2009.2016.218
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8179c70e6-c098-4093-85e1-a9864391922e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2009.2016.218

Free Frank cover

Recipient:
Charles Moore  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 4 x 6 in. (10.16 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
Washington, District of Columbia
Date:
January 28, 1930
Object number:
2009.2016.65
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm820620239-5747-4e95-a2ac-08ee01187b6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2009.2016.65

Postal stationery cover addressed to Edna St. Vincent Milllay

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA U236
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 7/8 x 6 3/4 in. (9.84 x 17.15 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 15, 1949
Object number:
2011.2048.17
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8de2f0082-ffe8-4bd5-85f0-adfad8b34e53
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2011.2048.17

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