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1. U-505 Submarine U-505 Submarine Submarines; Submarine warfare; Sea battles; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Transportation; Water transportation; German Navy The U-505 is 252 feet long, thirty-seven feet high at the conning tower and twenty-two feet wide at its widest point. Its maximum speed was 18.3 knots on the surface and 7.3 knots submerged. The submarine...

2. Let's finish the job, experienced seamen needed Let's finish the job, experienced seamen needed World War II; War posters, American; Merchant Marine--United States; World War, 1939-1945--United States; Poster, color, 20 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

3. Remember December 7th! Remember December 7th! Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 ; Patriotism; World War, 1939-1945--United States ; War posters, American; Roosevelt, Franklin D., 1882-1945 Poster, color, 22 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office. The quote "...we here highly resolve ..." comes from The Gettysburg Address given by Abraham Lincoln in Gettysburg,...

4. Avenge December 7 Avenge December 7 Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 ; Political posters; Propaganda, Anti-Japanese--United States; Patriotism; World War, 1939-1945--United States ; World War II; Roosevelt, Franklin D., 1882-1945 Poster, color, 22 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

5. Fragment of Envelope free-franked by Abraham Lincoln Fragment of Envelope free-franked by Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; U.S. Congress; U.S. Mail; Franking privilege Fragment of white envelope, free-franked by Abraham Lincoln. Sent to Mrs. Sprigg, Lincoln's Washington DC landlady for the room he rented while serving as a U.S. Representative from 1847-1849. Also legible...

6. Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

7. U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Coatee This U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat was worn only on special occasions. It is made of dark blue wool with red wool trim on its standing collar, cuffs, tails, one side of the jacket opening and...

8. Centennial Coin, 1889 Centennial Coin, 1889 Coins; U.S. Mint; U.S. Constitution; Washington, George, 1732-1799 Profile of George Washington, with UNITED STATES OF AMERICA above and IN GOD WE TRUST below. There is a hole near the top edge.

9. Washington Quarter, 1994 Washington Quarter, 1994 Coins; U.S. Mint; Mint mark A left-facing profile with LIBERTY overhead, IN GOD WE TRUST in tiny letters in front of Washington 19s image, and the date below. The Mint mark, D for Denver, appears on the right.

10. Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus Expeditionary Force, 1932; Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.); Bonus Army; Riots--United States--History; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 Photograph, b/w

11. Camp Marks, Anacostia Flats Camp Marks, Anacostia Flats Riots--United States--History; Bonus Army; Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.); Bonus Expeditionary Force, 1932 Photograph, b/w

12. General Sherman's Frock Coat General Sherman's Frock Coat United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Coat, Frock This dark blue, double-breasted frock coat was worn by an U. S. Army Officer above the rank of lieutenant. According to G.A.R. records, this coat was worn by General William T. Sherman (1820-1891). The...

13. Patsy Tinyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls; Patsy Tinyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls; EffanBee Toy Company; Doll clothes; Patsy dolls; U.S. toy industry; American fan clubs A composition doll with moveable arms, legs, and head by ball and joint. The hair is molded, the face has painted eyes with eyelashes and lips. She is dressed in a red plaid shirt and white underwear....

14. Even a little can help a lot now, buy U.S. war stamps and bonds Even a little can help a lot now, buy U.S. war stamps and bonds World War II; War posters, American; Savings bonds; World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects--United States; Roosevelt, Franklin D., 1882-1945 Poster, color, 14.2 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

15. Ideal Composition Doll Ideal Composition Doll United States; Composition dolls; American pop culture; Ideal Toy Company; Popular doll materials; U.S. toy industry This doll is comprised of a composition head and hands on a cloth body which contains a squeeze mechanism. The head has brown glued on hair. The face has sleeping blue eyes, painted on eyebrows, pink tinted...

16. Patsy Babyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls Patsy Babyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls United States; EffanBee Toy Company; Doll clothes; U.S. toy industry; American fan clubs; Composition dolls This composition doll has moveable head, arms, and legs. The head has painted dark hair. The face has painted 'googley' eyes, red lips, and pink cheeks. The doll is clothed in light blue dress that is...

17. Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc. ; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States ; War posters, American; World War II; Health care Poster, color, 20 x 27.9 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

18. Civil War Frock Coat Civil War Frock Coat United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Coat, Frock This navy blue frock coat is part of the uniform that belonged to Captain Benson Wood, 34th Illinois Infantry. Accompanying the coat are Captain Wood's blue wool pants. The captain's shoulder straps are...

19. Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps Be a Victory Farm Volunteer in the U.S. Crop Corps World War, 1939-1945--United States; World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States; World War, 1939-1945--War work--United States; World War II; War posters, American Poster, color, 14 x 22.1 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

20. Be With Him at Every Mail Call Be With Him at Every Mail Call V-mail; World War, 1939-1945--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 21 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
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