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Verdun medal, United States, 1920

Maker:
Flanagan, John  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, bronze (overall material)
struck 1 (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
medal: .8 cm x 10.24 cm; 5/16 in x 4 1/32 in
Object Name:
Medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Commemorative
Place made:
United States
Location where used:
France
United States
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
1920
Associated date:
1920
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Library of Congress
ID Number:
NU.67.98493
Catalog number:
67.98493
Accession number:
275799
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6238-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_954374
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pants, convalescent

Measurements:
overall: 115.1 cm x 86 cm; 45 5/16 in x 33 27/32 in
Object Name:
Pants, Convalescent
Date made:
about 1917
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Hospitals  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen E. Osman
ID Number:
1988.0564.01
Catalog number:
1988.0564.01
Accession number:
1988.0564
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-42a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_895325
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cape, nurse, WWI

Measurements:
overall: 118 cm x 200 cm; 46 15/32 in x 78 3/4 in
Object Name:
cape, nurse, WWI
Nurses Cloak
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
about 1917
Subject:
Nursing  Search this
World War I  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jean David
ID Number:
1996.0181.01
Catalog number:
1996.0181.01
Accession number:
1996.0181
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-441a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_895370
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Shipyard Plate Puller

Hosted riveting competitions:
Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company  Search this
Regulated riveting gangs and competitions:
United States Shipping Board  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 5 1/4 in; x 50.8 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
plate puller
Other Terms:
Plate Puller, Davis; plate puller; Maritime
Date made:
1918
First riveting competitions:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Davis
ID Number:
TR.336914
Catalog number:
336914
Accession number:
1979.0413
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
On the Water exhibit
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8531-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844268

Electric Streetcar, Capital Traction Co. # 303

User:
American Car Company  Search this
Maker:
American Car Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (body material)
steel (trucks material)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
gold (overall color)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 in x 26 in; 27.94 cm x 20.32 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
streetcar, electric
Other Terms:
Street Car; streetcar, electric; Rail
Place Made:
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Where used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1898
Associated Date:
Era 7: The Emergence of Modern America
Era 6 period association:
Era 6:
Era 7 period association:
Era 7:
Subject:
Arts, Leisure and Recreation  Search this
Daily Life  Search this
Suburbanization  Search this
Urbanization  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
O. Roy Clark
ID Number:
TR.335091
Catalog number:
335091
Accession number:
252681
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-df1b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843291

Thompson Model 1928 Submachine Gun

Inventor:
Thompson, John Taliaferro  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 35 in x 2 in; 88.9 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
gun, submachine
submachinegun
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Postal Service
ID Number:
1986.0698.02
Accession number:
1986.0698
Catalog number:
1986.0698.02
Serial number:
11768
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Industry & Manufacturing
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-607e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_743453
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Turkish Army Medical Backpack

Physical Description:
cloth, canvas (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in x 5 3/8 in; 41.91 cm x 39.37 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
medical pack, military
Place made:
Turkey
Germany
Date made:
ca 1917
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Government of Turkey
ID Number:
MG.M-07166
Catalog number:
M-07166
Accession number:
106236
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Military
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-817f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_725763
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German Medical Orderly's Belt

Physical Description:
glass (drug containers material)
fabric (bandages material)
leather (belt and case material)
paper (labels material)
metal (buckle and hardware material)
metal (salve tin material)
tobacco (cigar material)
metal (plaster spool material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 9.1 cm x 40 cm; 4 5/16 in x 3 9/16 in x 15 3/4 in
overall: 4 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 34.925 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
medicine case, military
Place made:
Germany
Place of origin:
Germany
Date made:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Navy Department, Naval Medical School
ID Number:
MG.M-02379
Accession number:
100353
Catalog number:
M-02379
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Military
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-53af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_723010
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U.S. Army Individual Dressing Packet

Maker:
Johnson & Johnson  Search this
Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.5 cm x 11 cm x 6 cm; 1 3/8 in x 4 5/16 in x 2 3/8 in
overall: 1 5/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 12.065 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
dressing, first aid
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, New Brunswick
Date made:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Johnson & Johnson
ID Number:
MG.M-09692
Catalog number:
M-09692
Accession number:
206453
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6d30-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_725689
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Man-in-Service Flag

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 11 1/4 in; 44.45 cm x 28.575 cm
Object Name:
flag
Used in:
United States
Subject:
Flags  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0445.42
Catalog number:
1979.0445.42
Accession number:
1979.0445
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
ThinkFinity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0378-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_686498

Poster for the Girl Reserves of the Y.W.C. A.

Associated institution:
Young Women's Christian Association  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 20 in; 76.2 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
poster
poster, basketball
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1918
Subject:
Civic Associations  Search this
Sports  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Women  Search this
recreational  Search this
World War I  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1985.0879.01
Accession number:
1985.0879
Catalog number:
1985.0879.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-438d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681602
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March of the Klansmen, The

Associated institution:
Ku Klux Klan  Search this
Publisher:
Windle, Harry F.  Search this
Lyricist; composer:
Tillery, Noah F.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
Sheet Music
Object Type:
Sheet Music
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Kansas City
Date made:
1925
Subject:
Music  Search this
Ku Klux Klan  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Prejudice  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0309.09
Accession number:
1986.0309
Catalog number:
1986.0309.09
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Political and Military History: Political History, Civil Rights Collection
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-704f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682303

"Joan of Arc, They Are Calling You"

Lyricist:
Bryan, Alfred  Search this
Weston, Willie  Search this
Composer:
Wells, Jack  Search this
Publisher:
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.925 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1917
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1985.0624.12
Accession number:
1985.0624
Catalog number:
1985.0624.12
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f39d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682645

"Good-Bye, Good Luck, God Bless You (Is All I Can Say)"

Lyricist:
Brennan, J. Keirn  Search this
Composer:
Ball, Ernest R.  Search this
Publisher:
M. Witmark & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 10 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1916
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan Ostroff
ID Number:
1988.0538.13
Accession number:
1988.0538
Catalog number:
1988.0538.13
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e50a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_683408
Online Media:

U.S. Navy Nurse Corps

Associated institution:
Department of the Navy  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 13 in; 12.7 cm x 33.02 cm
overall: 13 in x 12 in x 4 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 30.48 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Hat, Summer Dress
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1917-1918
Subject:
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1998.0165.59.03
Accession number:
1998.0165
Catalog number:
1998.0165.59.03
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-df92-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_676867

“Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (for Her Daddy Over There)”

Lyricist:
Lewis, Sam M.  Search this
Young, Joe  Search this
Composer:
Jerome, Maurice Kraus  Search this
Publisher:
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0313.07
Accession number:
1983.0313
Catalog number:
1983.0313.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cf41-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670696

"God Bless America"

Composer; lyricist:
Berlin, Irving  Search this
Publisher:
Irving Berlin, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/4 in; 30.48 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1939
Subject:
Church and State  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0320.07
Accession number:
1983.0320
Catalog number:
1983.0320.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
1939 exhibit
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7680-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670715

“Good-Bye, Good Luck, God Bless You”

Lyricist:
Brennan, J. Keirn  Search this
Composer:
Ball, Ernest R.  Search this
Publisher:
M. Witmark & Sons  Search this
M. Witmark & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 10 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1916
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0424.011
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.011
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-010e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670825

"Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition!"

Composer:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Depicted:
Kyser, Kay  Search this
Lyricist:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1942
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Related Publication:
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Lyrics to "Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition" transcribed by Ronald E. Hontz
Frank Loesser: The Official Website
Forgy, Chaplain Howell M.. And Pass the Ammunition
ID Number:
1983.0424.108
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.108
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Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6dc6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670902
Online Media:

“It's a Long, Long Way to Tipperary”

Composer:
Williams, Harry  Search this
Judge, Jack  Search this
Publisher:
Chappell-Harms Inc.  Search this
Chappell and Co. Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in; 32.0675 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1912
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Janice Plowman
ID Number:
1982.0736.05
Accession number:
1982.0736
Catalog number:
1982.0736.05
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eae6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668522

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