Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
428 documents - page 1 of 22

General Pershing's World War I Victory Medal

Wearer:
Pershing, John J.  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (pendant material)
cloth (suspension ribbon material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 1 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Army; Service; Victory Medal, World War I
Associated place:
Europe
Associated date:
1914-1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Estate of General John J. Pershing
ID Number:
AF.46879
Catalog number:
46879
Accession number:
182935
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Pershing War Office
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7ea6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_445416

Letter about WWI French stitchery

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
letter
Date made:
1916-06
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift in honor of Elizabeth Dayton Johnson Napier (Mrs. George Ferry Napier) and Helen Napier Mayers (Mrs. D. Alexander Mayers)
ID Number:
2011.0086.21
Accession number:
2011.0086
Catalog number:
2011.0086.21
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Military
French WWI Stitchery
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-2d09-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1693070

Spoils of War

Maker:
Signal Corps' Army Pictorial Service and Army Communications Service  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 18 in; 35.56 cm x 45.72 cm
image: 7 7/8 in x 9 7/8 in; 20.0025 cm x 25.0825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Associated place:
France
Date made:
1918
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.0692
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.0692
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Military
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6ed4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1816452

Dog harness used by WWI Mascot Stubby

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, approx: 16 in x 10 in x 3 in; 40.64 cm x 25.4 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Harness
Subject:
Dogs  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
J. Robert Conroy
ID Number:
AF.58284M
Catalog number:
58284M
Accession number:
210736
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-4ea1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_432476
Online Media:

Blanket worn by WWI Mascot Stubby

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
Object Name:
Blanket
Subject:
Dogs  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
AF.58282-M
Catalog number:
58282-M
Accession number:
210736
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-4c5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_432478

skirt

Measurements:
overall: 30 1/2 in x 23 in x 20 in; 77.47 cm x 58.42 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Skirt
Other Terms:
Skirt; Woman; Naval Reserve; Chief Yeoman
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gertrude S. French Howalt
ID Number:
1983.0159.04
Accession number:
1983.0159
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Military
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-a785-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_463561

hat pin, machine gun

Measurements:
overall (bagged): 3 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 6.35 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
hat pin
insignia
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1988.0398.01
Catalog number:
1988.0398.01
Accession number:
1988.0398
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-8c9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1417166
Online Media:

Utzschneider u. Fraunhofer Spyglass

Maker:
Utzschneider und Fraunhofer  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
aperture: 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm
length closed: 10 1/2 in; 26.67 cm
overall in case: 11 1/4 in x 3 3/16 in; 28.575 cm x 8.09625 cm
Object Name:
spyglass
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Munich
Date made:
ca 1819-1826
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Richard Jerrard
ID Number:
2009.0225.02
Catalog number:
2009.0225.02
Accession number:
2009.0225
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-cac4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1372177
Online Media:

Trench Periscope

Maker:
Adams & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall; support material)
glass (overall:; inside material)
Measurements:
overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 26 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 in; 66.04 cm x 11.43 cm x 7.62 cm
overall, minimum (shipping, storage, or collapsed): 13 in x 4 1/2 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 11.43 cm x 15.24 cm
part: between interior mirrors: 22 1/2 in; 57.15 cm
Object Name:
periscope
Associated place:
France: Pays de la Loire, Saint-Nazaire
Date made:
1917
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
AF.24063
Catalog number:
24063
Accession number:
64099
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a9b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1436492
Online Media:

Gillette U.S. Service Razor Set

Issuing authority:
United States Government  Search this
Maker:
Gillette Safety Razor Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 in x 1 in; 10.795 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
razor set
Other Terms:
razor set; Equipment, Individual; Army
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1917
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1979.1175.107
Catalog number:
1979.1175.107
Accession number:
1979.1175
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-edd4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1153449
Online Media:

Vaux, A Shapeless Mass of Masonry

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26134
Catalog number:
26134
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7a9d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448093

Hill 204, July 23, 1918

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26107
Catalog number:
26107
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-81ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448125

Back from the Fight

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
oil (overall production method/technique)
wood (overall; frame material)
canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 38 in; 78.74 cm x 96.52 cm
Object Name:
Painting
Place made:
France
Date made:
ca. 1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
AF.26100
Catalog number:
26100
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7dc6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448139

Artillery Outfit Going into Camp, 1918

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Artist:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 23 1/4 in; 40.64 cm x 59.055 cm
sketch: 12 5/8 in x 19 1/2 in; 32.0675 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Place made:
France
Referenced:
France: Grand Est, Toul
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25762
Catalog number:
25762
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-40f4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448036

The "Archies," 1918

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Artist:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 23 1/4 in; 44.45 cm x 59.055 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Place made:
France
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25785
Catalog number:
25785
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-8495-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448034

Mopping up Cierges 1918

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Artist:
Morgan, Wallace  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/4 in x 19 3/8 in; 28.575 cm x 49.2125 cm
Object Name:
sketch
Place made:
France
Depicted:
France: Hauts-de-France, Cierges
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.25776
Catalog number:
25776
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-849e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448044

Vaux, July 23, 1918

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Associated Place:
France: Grand Est, Vaux
Date made:
1918-07
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26133
Catalog number:
26133
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-234d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448094

View from a Ruined Garden in Vaux, France

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 23 in; 45.72 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Depicted:
France: Grand Est, Vaux
Date made:
1918
July 1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26136
Catalog number:
26136
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7a9c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448092

One of Our Aviators in his "Teddy Bear"

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
ink wash (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall method)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 12 in; 39.37 cm x 30.48 cm
sketch: 12 1/2 in x 10 in; 31.75 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Date made:
1918
July 1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26122
Catalog number:
26122
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7c4c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448116

Salvage, Clearing up the Fields Behind the Lines

Associated person:
War Department  Search this
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Artist:
Townsend, Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 24 in; 45.72 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Date made:
1918
July 1918
Associated date:
1917 - 1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
War Department. Historical Branch of the General Staff
ID Number:
AF.26123
Catalog number:
26123
Accession number:
64592
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-7aec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_448097

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By
  • National Museum of American History