Home >> Collections >> Military History

Military History

All artifacts relating to military history.

 

 

 

Displaying 1 - 25 of 592
Catalog # Name Description
00.31.11.4.0101 Stereographic Library Box

"World War through the Stereoscope" and "Tour of the World". Storage box for 100 stereographs made to look like two books. Slanted lid attached and lifts up from the back.

00.34.1.2.0005 Hat

U. S. Army Officer's high peaked style World War II dress issue; olive green wool material; green knit exterior hat band; brown leather bill and chin strap; brass side buttons, eagle design; interior brown leather headband stamped; brown satin lining, brown plastic cover; exterior badly mothed. Size 7 1/8.

00.34.1.2.0011 Hat

YMCA Overseas service issue, World War I high peaked style. Olive green whipcord wool with brown visor and chin strap; black metal side buttons, and black metal eagle insignia on front peak; brown leather interior headband; khaki cotton lining; lining stamped, "Y.M.C.A. OVERSEAS HEADQUARTERS 347 Madison Ave., New York".

00.34.1.2.0013a Buckle

Confederate States of America Civil War Issue (1861-1865); rectangular copper plate; embossed, "C.S.A. " (Confederate States of America); 1/8" raised border on face; three prong back for attachment to leather belt; slightly curved

00.34.1.2.0013a (Buckle) image
00.34.1.2.0017 Leggings

U. S. Army, World War II. a. Left legging; b. Right legging.

00.34.1.2.0018 Belt

U. S. Army issue of Spanish American War, 1898. Buckle serial no 695. a. Buckle. b. Leather belt.

00.34.1.2.0019 Helmet

German World War I. Infantry helmet. Gray green, painted finish with side bolts. White leather liner, no chinstrap. Stamped on inside "B1 777, d5166". Padding fitted into pockets surround headline of helmet.

00.34.1.2.0020 Helmet

German World War I, 1914-1918. Green painted metal, side bolts; black leather liner, no chinstrap; serial number stamped on interior "P.L. 88, & N. J. 62".

00.34.1.2.0021 Helmet

German World War I, 1914-1918. Camouflaged painted metal (handpainted), with side bolts. No chinstrap, liner in poor condition; serial number stamped on interior "RW 76" & "ET64".

00.34.1.2.0022 Raincover

For WW II US Army officer's service cap.

00.34.1.2.0024 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army officer's World War II issue; black & gold braided piping on top edge; interior leather headband; khaki-tan satin lining; no markings or labels.

00.34.1.2.0025 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army officer's World War II issue; black & yellow braided piping on top edge; interior brown leather headband; gold satin lining; interior label, "7 1/8, Govt. Standard, 100% Pure Wool".

00.34.1.2.0026 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army Officer's World War II issue; black & gold braided piping on top edge; interior brown leather headband; khaki cloth lining; interior stamped, "MEDIUM". Color: KH,BK,BR,GD
Summer Uniform, in the Us.S. and Europe. 1943-45

00.34.1.2.0027 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army officer's World War II issue; black & gold braided piping on top edge; interior leather headband; khaki-tan satin lining; leather headband stamped, "J. COLLETT LTD., 7 1/8, 1943".

00.34.1.2.0028 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army officer's World War II dress issue; dark olive green wool material; black & gold braided piping on top edge (denotes officer's standing)' interior leather headband; khaki-tan satin lining; leather headband stamped, "J. COLLET LTD. 7 1/8, 1943". Medium.

00.34.1.2.0029 Cap, garrison

U. S. Army officer's World War II field issue; maroon & gold braided piping on top edge; interior green cloth headband; no lining; interior headband stamped, "4-27 2, 6022, Eugene C. Bovee 2", Size Medium.

00.34.1.2.0030 Cap, garrison

YMCA overseas service of World War I (performed work similar to U. S. O.). Olive green wool material; "Y.M.C.A. OVERSEAS HEADQUARTERS, 347 Madison Ave., New York"; Color: GR

00.34.1.2.0030 (Cap, garrison) image
00.34.1.2.0031 Puttee

Wrap-around straps and metal belt hooks. Stitching binds different parts together as well as a bottom flap. (a) and (b).

00.34.1.2.0032 Puttee

U. S. Army officer's World War I issue; heavy (1/4" thick) brown leather; wrap-around style; leather straps at top & bottom; brass buckles & fittings; tapered at ankles. a. and b.

00.34.1.2.0033 Hat

Cap, Spanish Army issue of the Spanish American War period. Brass side buttons embossed with crown & coat of arms design, lettered, "OP"; brown leather interior headband; white linen lining; lining stamped, "Manifattura Englese".

00.34.1.2.0034 Button, military

Civil War battlefield relics. Label has "No. 24-12" on it. a. Belt buckle; rusty and bent. b.Letter "E". c. Metal (copper?) coat button with embossed eagle design, d. Ordinary dark button with 4 holes in traditional square pattern.

00.34.1.2.0035 Hat

U. S. Army combat issue of the Spanish-American War era; campaign style; light brown felt; broad full brim; exterior tan hat ribbon; perforated vents on mid-sides; interior brown leather headband; some moth damage to brim & top; white & gray colored painting of Moro rock on left side of hat, decoration.

00.34.1.3.0001 Cloth fragment

Fragment of Confederate flag, white portion now yellowed, and smaller fragment of red tacked on to the white. Captured by black troops at Belle Island which was a prison for Union soldiers. April 3, 1865, Major W.C. Bryant. Color: RD,WH

00.34.1.4.0003A Patch, military

U. S. Army World War II issue; embroidered cotton thread; red edging, white scalloped center, center five pointed blue star.

00.34.1.4.0003B Patch, military

U. S. Army World War II issue; embroidered cotton thread; red edging, white scalloped center, center five pointed blue star.

Pages