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Cat. # Name Description
201 1970.47.5.16.0003 Bullet American Civil War era; lead projectile; trigrooved base, recessed bottom; type fired from caplock rifle. 1970.47.5.16.0003 (Bullet) image
202 1970.47.5.16.0004 Bullet American Civil War era; lead projectile; trigrooved base, recessed bottom; type fired from caplock rifle. 1970.47.5.16.0004 (Bullet) image
203 1971.11.0022 Pin "I have invested in CPD U. S. Defense Bonds." 1971.11.0022 (Pin) image
204 1971.11.0023 Pin "Community" and War Fund. Blue eagle, red feather. 1971.11.0023 (Pin) image
205 1971.41.0002 Belt Sam Brown style. a. Belt. b. Strap, with brass fittings. c. Chain. d. Accessory strap to hold the chain. all attached
206 1971.41.0003 Belt Sam Brown style. a. Belt. b. Shoulder strap, with 2 overlapping sides. c. Belt loop; slides. All attached.
207 1971.41.0005 Holster For 45 caliber automatic pistol.
208 1971.41.0006 Holster Forty-five caliber automatic pistol; World War I vintage, dated "1928". Brown leather with brass for fittings, stamped-U. S. marked on outside of flap- "Rock Island arsenal 1918" U. A. C. 1971.41.0006 (Holster) image
209 1971.41.0009 Strap Used in attaching (military) equipment. Has a variety of metal buckles, 'D" rings and loops.
210 1971.41.0015 Puttee U. S. Army World War II. Khaki canvas, with heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
211 1971.41.0016 Puttee U. S. Army World War II. Khaki canvas, with heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
212 1971.41.0017 Puttee U. S. Army World War II. Khaki canvas, with heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
213 1971.41.0019 Puttee U. S. Army, Heel strap and buckle, brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
214 1971.41.0020 Puttee U. S. Army. Heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg. Color: KH
215 1971.41.0036 Hat U. S. Army officer's high peaked style dress issue; olive green wool material; brown leather bill & chin strap; brass side buttons, light green knit exterior hat band; interior leather headband; gold satin lining; leather headband stamped, "E - Z CUSHION"; Color: GR,BR 1971.41.0036 (Hat) image
216 1971.41.0038 Hat Campaign hat, U. S. Army officer's field issue; olive green wool felt body; black & gold braided decorative hat cord; black leather chin strap; interior brown leather headband; no lining. Color: GR,BK
217 1971.41.0041 Belt U. S. Army; khaki web with brass end piece and no buckle.
218 1971.41.0042 Belt U. S. Army; khaki web with brass end piece, no buckle.
219 1971.41.0043 Belt U. S. Army. Khaki web with black metal end piece, no buckle,
220 1971.41.0044 Kit, first aid U.S. Army. Khaki web pouch with brass snaps and fittings, and brass hooks for attaching to pistol belt. Marked "JPS 1917". 1971.41.0044 (Kit, first aid) image
221 1971.41.0045 Cup U. S. Army. Collapsible handle and lock.
222 1971.41.0047 Bootjack U. S. Army, made of golden oak wood with rubber surface and leather lining in yoke.
223 1971.41.0049 Clinometer Sighting device and case green painted cast metal sighting & leveling instrument; adjustable 0 - 800 (yards?) graduated scale arm & level; adjustable sliding scaled level; device embossed, "MACHINE GUN CLINOMETER MODEL OF 1917", "U.S. INSPR. - WL, NO-16837", OTHER SIDE STAMPED, "MFD. BY ATWATER KENT MFG WKS. PHILA., PA." Heavy brown leather carrying belt pouch' brass fittings; front button flap; rear leather belt loop; dark green velvet lining. a. Clinometer. b. Case (leather). B is located within A. 1971.41.0049 (Clinometer) image
224 1971.41.0051 Beltloop U. S. Army; brown leather with heavy stitching and brass grommets. Loop is used for attaching equipment to a pistol belt.
225 1971.41.0054 Button U. S. Army, green plastic with 2 holes and ridges on top.
226 1971.41.0055 Button U. S. Army, green plastic with 2 holes and ridges on top.
227 1971.41.0056 Button U. S. Army, green plastic with 2 holes and ridges on top.
228 1971.41.0057 Button U. S. Army, green plastic with 2 holes and ridges on top.
229 1971.41.0058 Button U. S. Army, With 2 holes and ridges on top.
230 1971.41.0059 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
231 1971.41.0060 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
232 1971.41.0061 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
233 1971.41.0062 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top. Color: GR
234 1971.41.0063 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
235 1971.41.0064 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
236 1971.41.0065 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and smooth surface.
237 1971.41.0066 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and smooth surface.
238 1971.41.0067 Button, military U. S. Army, with four holes and rim on top.
239 1971.41.0069 Insignia, military Brass eagle clutching arrows and leaves upporting banner of "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and has a lip pin clasp. Worn on hat by U.S. Army officers.
240 1971.41.0071 Insignia, military U. S. Army captain. Nickel plated double bar. b. c. and d. b. Back pin gone. c. Copper or bronze plated. d. Back pin gone. (attached together)
241 1971.41.0073 Ribbon, campaign White and tan with blue and red stripes at each end; pin back.
242 1971.41.0074 Pin U. S. Army 133 Infantry lapel button, brass, with screw back and marked "U. S., Iowa, 133"; white and with red and blue stripes.
243 1971.41.0078 Pin U. S. Army lapel; brass, with "U.S." with straight pin back,
244 1971.41.0095 Mask, gas U S Army. a. Mask is gray rubber which fits around the head by way of black elastic straps that are attached to the rubber and joined together by an olive green cotton rectangle on the back of the head. On this support is "LOT62EA" in black block letters. The gray rubber face mask itself has two rubber glass plates for sight and a black filter covering the nose and mouth. On the chin of the mask is a circle with the printing "LOTC1 2-41 General" and "M4C8" below the circle. On the forehead of the face mask is "U. S." in upraised letter. The gas mask is attached to the oxygen tank by way of a 16" gray rubber tube. b. Oxygen tank. Olive green metal. Connected to the face mask by 16" gray rubber tube. c. Canvas container for the face gas mask and oxygen unit. Made of olive drab canvas. Held shut by way of black metal snaps. On the inside flap is this printing in black letters "MiVA1 E. A. E. LOT 54". The canvas container can be secured to the body by way of some straps and belts. One strap on the back of the canvas container and a belt extending from one side to the front of the satchel. On the back side of the canvas container are these words in black letters starting from top to botoom, "U. S. ---ARMY DIAPHRAGM GAS MASK".
245 1971.41.11 Knapsack U. S. Army field pack. 1971.41.11 (Knapsack) image
246 1971.41.13 Knapsack Field pack, U. S. Army. Khaki canvas pack with shoulder straps, buckles and snap hooks. Stamped "U. S." on outside of flap. Inside of flap marked "R. I.A." (Rock Island Arsenal) - Color: KH 1971.41.13 (Knapsack) image
247 1971.41.14 Puttee U. S. Army World War II. Khaki canvas, with heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
248 1971.41.18 Puttee U. S. Army World War II. Khaki canvas, with heel strap and buckle; brass fittings. a. Right leg. b. Left leg.
249 1971.41.21 Legging Brown leather with buckles and straps. U S Army. a.Right leg. b. Left leg.
250 1971.41.30 Bucket U. S. Army. Heavy black rubber with metal inserts. Color: BK
251 1971.41.37 Cover, Hat U. S. Army officer's high peaked style dress issue; olive green plastic cover; interior elastic band.
252 1971.41.46 Stick, swagger U. S. Army; yellow woven fiber material with brown leather wrist loop and brown leather strip at end.
253 1971.41.48 Patch Military patch, Sergeant stripes; 3 green stripes on black field. 1971.41.48 (Patch) image
254 1971.41.82 Helmet U. S. Army. Green steel, with khaki cotton cloth chin strap and snap, no liner. 1971.41.82 (Helmet) image
255 1971.41.83 Netting, Helmet U. S. Army; knotted cord, 1/4' mesh.
256 1971.41.84 Bucket U. S. Army water bucket With handle.
257 1971.41.85 Bucket U.S. Army. Water bucket with handle and hinged supports. Side of bucket is marked "U.S." 1971.41.85 (Bucket) image
258 1971.41.86 Bag, Duffel U.S. Army. Burlap bag, brown material with heavy drawstring cord and brass fitting outside of bag marked "45-C. O. D.-133". Inside tag marked "Amoskeag Mfg. Co." "Contract-998" Jan. 16, 1928. 1971.41.86 (Bag, Duffel) image
259 1971.41.91A Helmet Combat helmet, olive green steel with a tannish colored chin strap discolored with age. Has a smooth finish on the inside and a rough finish on the outside. 1971.41.91A (Helmet) image
260 1971.41.91B Helmet Helmet liner made of pressed fiber. Frayed around the edge, and has patches where olive green paint has worn off. Across the front of the liner is a leather strap. Above the strap is the emblem for Colonel and the name "SHEPHERD". The inside has a leather headband and a crown of webbing. 1971.41.91B (Helmet ) image
261 1971.41.91C Netting, Helmet Camouflage netting. On the outside of the helmet; made of woven cord. Khaki colored, with only one portion frayed from the string which holds it  1971.41.91C (Netting, Helmet) image
262 1971.41.92 Cap, Garrison U. S. Army officer's dress issue. Tan colored with black and tan braid around the upturned edge. Cap is flat in the shape of a half circle. Cap is lined in tan satin(?). The hat has a leather headband. On a fold at the top inside of the hat is a piece of cloth attached with a metal brad. On the piece of cloth is "8399 TU". Color: TN.BK
263 1971.41.93 Cap, Garrison U. S. Army officer's dress issue. Khaki-tan wool material; black and gold braid piping around the upturned edge. Cap is flat in the shape of a half circle. Cap is lined in tan satin(?). The hat has a leather headband. On a fold at the top inside of the hat is a piece of cloth attached with a metal brad. Interior label, "Size 7 1/4, Mfr., No. 4771, cont. W-669-QM-24753, Dated Dec. 30, 1942, Spec. PQD No. 100C. The paper has "8806th" on it.
264 1972.62.7 Cap, Garrison Part of U. S. Air Academy uniform (72.62.001-007). Blue uniform cap made by Ace Manufacturing Co. Inc., San Antonio, Texas. Trimmed in silver braid. There is a silver pair of wings on the front of the cap. The cap is all wool except for the ornamentations. Name Mike Keefe 11th Sq. is written on the gray silk lining on the inside in magic marker and is somewhat blurred.
265 1973.10.0001 Button, military Memphis, 1901; U. C. V.
266 1973.43.0134 Cap Man's visor. Ear flaps, lined with fur.
267 1973.43.0135 Cap With ear flaps and visor.
268 1973.43.0136 Cap Man's, with visor. Stitched band in front.
269 1974.23.0080 Shell, artillery Solid or grape-shot, also known as round shot, of the American Civil War. 1974.23.0080 (Shell, artillery) image
270 1974.23.0081 Bullet, minie Lead, trigrooved base; recessed bottom; type fired from caplock rifle. 1974.23.0081 (Bullet, minie) image
271 1974.23.0082 Ball, musket Lead sphere; type fired from smooth-bore caplock musket, not rifle. 1974.23.0082 (Ball, musket) image
272 1974.38.0009 Pouch Flap closure with a slit that snaps over a raised metal "button". 2 5/16" wide x 3" long leather strap on back which slips over belt. Brown leather with tan saddle stitching. Leather strip between front and back for expansion.
273 1974.38.4A Bag, Duffel Duffel bag used by Harry Fields
274 1974.38.4B Lock, Duffel Bag Lock with attached chain used for the duffel bag used by Harry Fields
275 1974.38.4C Key, Duffel Bag Two keys for the lock with attached chain used for the duffel bag used by Harry Fields
276 1975.25.2 Boot U. S. Army combat. Black leather boots with rubber soles and heels. Soles are marked "Panco". a. Right foot. b. Left foot. Viet Nam period. 1975.25.2 (Boot) image
277 1975.43.0003 Cap U. S. Army dress uniform. Dark green wool visored cap with black leather bill and chin strap, green webbed head band and silver metal side buttons. Front of cap bears a 1 1/2" silver metal disc with eagle. Inside of cap has gold satin lining and a brown leather headband. Vietnam War.
278 1975.43.0004 Cover, hat U. S. Army visored cap. Brown/green plastic, with elastic band. Vietnam War.
279 1975.46.0001 Pin World War II V for Victory (2) connected by a chain. The pins are gold-plated in the shape of a V with a bar through the middle of the V. The bar contains red, white and blue artificial stones. The chain which connects them is 3" long. The pins and chain are tarnished and worn.
280 1976.5.0001 Bullet Civil War era minnie bullet; conical lead; tri-grooved base; exterior white coating; collected from Chickamauga Battlefield, Tenn. (Battle of Chickamauga - September 19 -20, 1863).
281 1976.5.0002 Bullet Civil War era minnie bullet; conical lead; tri-grooved base; exterior white coating; collected from Chickamauga Battlefield, Tenn. (Battle of Chickamauga - September 19-20, 1863).
282 1976.5.0003 Bullet Civil War era minnie bullet; conical lead; tri-grooved base; exterior white coating; collected from Chickamauga Battlefield, Tenn. (Battle of Chickamauga - September 19-20, 1863).
283 1976.65.0001a Hat, ISNS a. Visor hat with the numbers "44" embroidered on top, inside. Eagle with spread wings on front with letters "SNS" above. Part of Iowa State Normal School cadet's wool uniform, used by cadets and later by the college band. ISNS.
284 1976.87.0006 Oilcan World War II; for M1 carbine and for Browning automatic rifle. in. d. Accessory strap to hold the chain. BackupEventLogA OpenBackupEventLogW OpenEventLogA OpenEventLogW OpenProcessToken OpenSCManagerA OpenSCManagerW OpenServi
285 1977.30.0004 Hat U. S. Navy flattopped. Dark blue wool. Outer black cloth headband bears the ship's name "U. S. S. SEATTLE" in gold lettering, and a bowed ribbon on the left side.
286 1977.47.0102 Bayonet Two parts. a. Bayonet; 1880. b. Case (scabbard), French Gras model; blued metal scabbard; belt loop on top back; throat stamped: "T-98173". French scrpt on spine translated, "Manufactured at the Armory at Tulle 1880." 1977.47.0102 (Bayonet) image
287 1977.47.0103c belt, cartridges c. Belt; 35 sewn loops to hold cartridges. 
288 1977.47.0104 Pistol English flintlock boot. Steel construction, curved walnut handle ( not original). Approximately .45 caliber.
289 1977.47.103A Gun, Revolver a. Six shoot single action service revolver with a nickle finish and oak handle grips. Serial number 91794, Smith and Wesson.
290 1977.47.103B Holster b. Holster natural light brown leather; brass servuce # button.
291 1977.60.0004 Bracelet M I A (Missing in Action) bracelet, from the Vietnam war.
292 1978.23.0001a Bayonet a. Bayonet 1978.23.0001a (Bayonet) image
293 1978.23.0001b Bayonet, sheath  b. Case.rench scrpt on spine translated, "Manufactured at the Armory at St. Etiene1880." 1978.23.0001b (Bayonet, sheath) image
294 1978.23.0001c Bayonet, scabbard c. leather scabbard; belt loops at top back; copper rivets; wire wrapped metal tip, stitched back stamped, "7969". 
295 1978.23.0002a Bayonet Three parts. a. Wooden handles, steel blade, curved hand guard and pommel, serial number "I25462". Symbol stamped on blade.
296 1978.23.0002b Bayonet b. Arisaka bayonet scabbard, metal. c. Arisaka leather frog belt hanger for attaching scabbard and bayonet to belt, brass buckle and leather strap.
297 1978.23.0003b Sheath  b. Scabbard, green plastic; metal throat stamped with fire bomb, "U.S. " ". Metal belt hook on rear. 
298 1978.23.0004a Bayonet German. a. Bayonet, long pattern--Mauser, black plastic handles, steel blade, curved hand guard, serial number "7590", bottom of blade notched for locking into scabbard.
299 1978.23.0004b Bayonet b. Scabbard, metal; metal loop at top for attachment to belt, metal is heavily pitted and discolored. 
300 1978.23.3a Bayonet Two parts. a. Bayonet, United States Army issue M-1 Garand, black plastic handles, green colored finish, base of blade stamped, "U.C.", "U. S., 1942" and makers mark " ". Back strap of handle is marked, "A.F.H.; the spring scabbard lock is missing.
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