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Postcard for the television show Roll Out!

Subject of:
Stu Gilliam, American, 1933 - 2013  Search this
Mel Stewart, American, 1929 - 2002  Search this
Hilly Gene Hicks, American, born 1950  Search this
Val Bisoglio, American, born 1926  Search this
Edward James Begley Jr., American, born 1949  Search this
Manufactured by:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
Owned by:
Stu Gilliam, American, 1933 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (8.9 × 14 cm)
Type:
postcards
Date:
ca. 1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vivian Gilliam in memory of Stu Gilliam
Object number:
A2014.178.26.4.1
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Classification:
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bb7fa493-2ae3-4428-bb0a-2d3f4b01ff83
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Distinguished Service Cross and ribbon issued to Lewis Broadus

Manufactured by:
Graco Awards Manufacturing, Inc., American, 1981 - 2011  Search this
Designed by:
J. Andre Smith, American, 1880 - 1959  Search this
Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Received by:
Lewis Cunningham Broadus, American, 1875 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
bronze on metal with ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 9/16 × 1 3/4 × 1/4 in. (9 × 4.5 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
Tomball, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Awarded 1906; issued 2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lewis Broadus Family
Object number:
2007.4.1
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Awards, Medals, and Insignia
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Distinguished Service Cross medal ribbon bar issued to Lewis Broadus

Manufactured by:
Graco Awards Manufacturing, Inc., American, 1981 - 2011  Search this
Ballou Company, American, 1942 - 2009  Search this
Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Received by:
Lewis Cunningham Broadus, American, 1875 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D (abc): 1 7/16 × 7/16 × 1/2 in. (3.7 × 1.1 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (a): 1 3/8 × 3/8 × 1/2 in. (3.5 × 0.9 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (bc): 7/16 × 7/16 × 9/16 in. (1.1 × 1.1 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
Tomball, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
East Providence, Rhode Island, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Awarded 1906; issued 2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lewis Broadus Family
Object number:
2007.4.2abc
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Distinguished Service Cross medal pin issued to Lewis Broadus

Created by:
J. Andre Smith, American, 1880 - 1959  Search this
Received by:
Lewis Cunningham Broadus, American, 1875 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
metal and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D (ab): 3/8 × 9/16 × 3/8 in. (0.9 × 1.5 × 0.9 cm)
H x W x D (a): 1/8 × 9/16 × 3/8 in. (0.3 × 1.5 × 0.9 cm)
H x W x D (b): 3/8 × 3/8 × 3/16 in. (0.9 × 0.9 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
Tomball, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Awarded 1906; issued 2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lewis Broadus Family
Object number:
2007.4.3ab
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Distinguished Service Cross presentation case issued to Lewis Broadus

Manufactured by:
Arrow Manufacturing, American  Search this
Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Received by:
Lewis Cunningham Broadus, American, 1875 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
leather with metal, plastic, cloth and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 7 × 4 1/4 × 1 in. (17.8 × 10.8 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (open): 7 1/2 × 4 1/4 × 7 1/2 in. (19.1 × 10.8 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
Place made:
Tomball, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Awarded 1906; issued 2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lewis Broadus Family
Object number:
2007.4.4ab
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal

Commissioned by:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Created by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Medium:
gold
Dimensions:
2 15/16 × 2 15/16 × 3/16 in. (7.5 × 7.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.8
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No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef531fd7-f0f5-4aa1-adf0-a009298e0190
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.8
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Flag of the 9th Regiment of United States Volunteers

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
9th Regiment United States Volunteers, American, 1898 - 1899  Search this
Subject of:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
a: silk satin, silk thread, silk fringe, cotton;
b: wood, brass;
c: wood, brass;
d: metal, brass, paint
Dimensions:
H x W ((a) without canvas mount): 56 1/2 × 69 1/2 × 1/4 in. (143.5 × 176.5 × 0.6 cm)
H x W ((a) with canvas mount): 71 × 83 in. (180.3 × 210.8 cm)
H x W x D (bc): 112 1/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (285.1 × 3.8 × 3.8 cm)
H x W x D (d): 8 7/8 × 7 1/4 × 2 1/2 in. (22.5 × 18.4 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
finials
flagpoles
flags
Place used:
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1898-1899
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Spanish-American War, 1898  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.2.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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Classification:
Textiles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.2.1a-d
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Powder horn carved with the name of Revolutionary War soldier Prince Simbo

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Simbo, American, ca. 1737 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
horn, wood, and copper nails
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 2 15/16 in. (7 x 19.1 x 7.5 cm)
Type:
powder horns
Place depicted:
Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Colonial period, 1600-1775  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.1
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No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Weapons and Ammunition
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f6401d04-3023-4476-a356-ad7076a4ae40
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.1
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Presentation spyglass that led to the capture of Spanish slave ship "Vengador"

Manufactured by:
Watkins and Hill, British, 1818 - 1857  Search this
Used by:
Admiral Lord Clarence Edward Paget, British, 1811 - 1895  Search this
Received by:
Sir Llewelyn Turner, British, 1823 - 1903  Search this
Medium:
glass, mahogany, and brass
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 x 36 x 3 in. (7.6 x 91.4 x 7.6 cm)
Type:
optical instruments
Place made:
London, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Place used:
Caribbean
Cultural Place:
Spain, Europe
Place depicted:
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Bahamas, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
1818-1838; presented 1866-1895
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Law  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spanish colonialism  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.33
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56677be84-00b1-46fa-9c1b-2a0db0a7db9e
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.33

American Campaign service medal awarded to Lorenzo DuFau

Manufactured by:
United States Navy, American, founded 1775  Search this
Owned by:
Lorenzo A. DuFau, American, 1920 - 2015  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 2 3/16 × 3/16 in. (7.6 × 5.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Race relations  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lorenzo A. DuFau
Object number:
2009.5.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59d17c393-77fc-48bc-9258-e04ae39e1f98
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World War II Victory service medal awarded to Lorenzo DuFau

Manufactured by:
United States Navy, American, founded 1775  Search this
Owned by:
Lorenzo A. DuFau, American, 1920 - 2015  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 1 7/16 × 3/16 in. (7.6 × 3.7 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Race relations  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lorenzo A. DuFau
Object number:
2009.5.3
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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European African Middle Eastern Campaign service medal awarded to Lorenzo DuFau

Manufactured by:
United States Navy, American, founded 1775  Search this
Owned by:
Lorenzo A. DuFau, American, 1920 - 2015  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 1 7/16 × 1/4 in. (7.6 × 3.7 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Race relations  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lorenzo A. DuFau
Object number:
2009.5.4
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Binoculars used by Peter L. Robinson, Sr. during World War I

Manufactured by:
Carl Zeiss, German, founded 1846  Search this
Used by:
Peter L. Robinson Sr., American, 1892 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
leather , glass and metal
Dimensions:
without strap: 2 5/16 x 6 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (5.9 x 17.5 x 11.4 cm)
with strap: 2 5/16 x 6 7/16 x 16 1/2 in. (5.9 x 16.4 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
binoculars
Date:
ca. 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter L. Robinson, Jr. and Marie Robinson Johnson
Object number:
2010.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd569673263-2fc2-4d97-89f1-770486d4fe40
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.18.2
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Traveling trunk used by George Thompson Garrison in the Civil War

Manufactured by:
Crouch & Fitzgerald, American, founded 1839  Search this
Owned by:
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Subject of:
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
wood, leather, cotton, metal
Dimensions:
trunk: 18 × 31 × 17 in. (45.7 × 78.7 × 43.2 cm)
insert tray: 3 9/16 × 29 5/8 × 15 3/4 in. (9 × 75.3 × 40 cm)
canvas bag: 12 5/8 × 30 11/16 × 16 9/16 in. (32 × 78 × 42 cm)
Type:
trunks (containers)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.24a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
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Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.24a-d
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Rescue basket used during Hurricane Katrina

Created by:
Life Support International, American  Search this
Used by:
United States Coast Guard, American, founded 1790  Search this
Medium:
chrome steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 40 3/4 × 49 × 25 1/4 in., 39 lb. (103.5 × 124.5 × 64.1 cm, 17.7 kg)
Type:
emergency vehicles
Place collected:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.30
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e1faed43-866c-423d-99b6-8f744b580044
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.30
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U.S. World War I Victory medal issued to Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey

Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
James Earle Fraser, American, 1876 - 1953  Search this
Received by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
bronze and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 7/8 × 1 1/2 × 1/8 in. (9.8 × 3.8 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919-1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.2
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.2
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1914 - 1918 Inter-Allied Victory medal issued to Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey

Manufactured by:
Monnaie de Paris, French, founded 1864  Search this
Issued by:
French Republic, French, founded 1792  Search this
Received by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Designed by:
Pierre-Alexandre Morlon, French, 1878 - 1951  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
bronze and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 × 1 7/16 × 1/8 in. (8.9 × 3.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
France, Europe
Date:
1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.3
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Textiles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5890899f8-fe87-4310-8220-9c311a599fbf
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.3
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Badge for sharpshooter-level marksmanship issued to Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey

Designed by:
Arthur E. DuBois, American  Search this
Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Received by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 x 1 3/8 x 1/4 in. (2.5 x 3.5 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
medals
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1921-1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.4
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Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f7378f29-1dbc-4870-ae86-8c72322c27c4
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.4

WWII Asiatic–Pacific Campaign medal ribbon bar

Issued by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W: 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 5/16 in. (1 x 3.5 x 0.8 cm)
Type:
ribbon bars
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1942-1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56cb6818c-7363-40d5-87b8-76196f2af0d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.5

New York Recruiting medal

Created by:
Dieges & Clust, American, founded 1898  Search this
Issued by:
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs, American  Search this
Medium:
metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 9/16 x 1 7/16 x 1/4
Type:
medals
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917-1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards, Medals, and Insignia
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58e8f7b53-6a11-4a08-be9d-865bc132d721
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.6
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