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1. 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...

2. Hall chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Hall chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs; Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926; Spool-turned hall chair on castors. Chair arms, back, and seat upholstered. Back is straight with two beaded rods next to back. The rods are topped with spindles. Back of chair is topped with "s" turned...

3. Benz Velo Automobile Benz Velo Automobile Automobiles; Automobiles--Germany; Cars; Land transportation; Benz, Bertha; Benz, Carl, 1884-1929; Inventions; Motorized buggy; Transportation The Benz Velo is a motorized two-passenger buggy. Its engine is situated in a box behind the seats. The auto has four wheels with spokes, the back two are 35.5 and the front two are twenty-three inches....

4. Rocking chair, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln Rocking chair, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882; Splint weave ladder back rocker. Four back rails in "ladder." Round legs and side rails, round stretchers, two round stretchers at sides, one each low at front and back. Front and back edges of rocker...

5. 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...

6. Ghana Asipim (Chief's Chair) Ghana Asipim (Chief's Chair) Ghana; Africa; Ceremonies; Festivals; Furniture; Chairs; Seat furniture; Akan culture Low chair made of wood with short, straight legs, four stretchers, a straight but slightly angled short back. The top rail of the back rises to a high curve; there are tall brass finials at each end. All...

7. Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Antebellum; Furnishings; Chairs; Seat furniture Caned seat Late Empire side chair. Seat is a modified shield shape. Back has two curved rails. Back legs are slightly curved, front legs cyma curve. Wide, flat, bowed stretcher at front, two rounded stretchers...

8. Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Antebellum; Furnishings; Chairs; Seat furniture Caned seat Empire side chair. Seat is a modified shield shape, with raised rim, front, and sides. Back has two curved rails. Back legs are slightly curved, front legs cyma curve. Wide, flat, bowed stretcher...

9. Rocking chair, owned and used by Mary Todd Lincoln Rocking chair, owned and used by Mary Todd Lincoln Antebellum; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs; Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882; Caned rocking chair, back full-caned except for top rail; caned seat curved, rectangular, slightly sloping toward back. Front seat rail rounded, back and front legs bowed, rockers attached with pegs to...

10. Child's chair, owned by Abraham Lincoln, used by his fourth son, Thomas (Tad) Child's chair, owned by Abraham Lincoln, used by his fourth son, Thomas (Tad) Antebellum; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Furnishings; Lincoln, Thomas (Tad), 1853-1871; Chairs; Seat furniture Low small Empire-style caned seat side chair. Modified shield-shaped seat, two back splats w/outlined carved, bowed back legs. Slightly cyma curved front legs, front stretcher curved and flat, two round...

11. Rocking chair, belonged to Pickarel family (friends of Abraham Lincoln) Rocking chair, belonged to Pickarel family (friends of Abraham Lincoln) Antebellum; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs Black horsehair-upholstered rocking chair with partially upholstered arms. Back curved, ending in slight scroll. Arms curve around to front and back, up to underside of arms, with fleur de lis and curved...

12. Rocking chair, belonging to the Lincoln Family Rocking chair, belonging to the Lincoln Family Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs Small black horsehair-upholstered rocking chair. Very low arms from front seat rail at seat height, running back rising to little knobs at elbow height. Bottom rim on front seat rail. Front legs modified...

13. Chair, from the residence of Ninian W. and Elizabeth Todd Edwards, brother-in-law and sister of Mary Chair, from the residence of Ninian W. and Elizabeth Todd Edwards, brother-in-law and sister of Mary Todd Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Victorian; Furnishings; Edwards, Ninian W., 1775-1833; Seat furniture; Chairs Victorian open balloon-back side chair. Top rail has carved flowers: two roses in middle, two nine-petal flowers with leaves at sides. Middle rail is curved and has four petal flowers with leaf motif....

14. Zouave Civil War red wool trousers Zouave Civil War red wool trousers United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Trousers This pair of red wool trousers with gold metal thread embroidery is part of a Zouave Officer's uniform worn by Colonel Harmon D. Hull, Duryee Zouaves (5th NY Volunteer Infantry) and the 2nd Battalion Duryee...

15. V18440--Loading a Whaleback Ship, Chicago, Ill. V18440--Loading a Whaleback Ship, Chicago, Ill. Chicago, Illinois; Whalebacks Black and white stereograph slide depicting the loading of grain into a whaleback boat.

16. Independence Day, 1918 Independence Day, 1918 World War I; London, England; Celebrations; Soldiers; Independence Day; Festivals Black and white photograph, #15938, showing American soldiers and spectators at an Independence Day ball game in London, England, July 4, 1918. Originally released by the Committee for Public Information...

17. Graves Mallard Hen Decoy Graves Mallard Hen Decoy Decoys; Ducks; Carving; Illinois River; Hunting; Graves, G. Bert, 1887-1956 A carved and painted mallard hen decoy; a lead keel weight on the bottom reads "B GRAVES DECOY". The body is painted various shades of brown with a dark patch on the wings. The head is turned back with...

18. Lounge, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lounge, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Furniture; Victorian; Antebellum; Furnishings Serpentine back, one-armed upholstered sofa, modified Late Empire style. Couch has sloped arm, headrest, curved upholstered ends, 3/4th low serpentine back, extra-length, and four turned legs with bun...

19. Rocking chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Rocking chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Seat furniture; Furnishings; Chairs Low rocking chair, pierced-splat back. Two small flowers on top rails, side rails curve around to middle of seat. Seat modified shield shape, back leg bowed to rocker, front legs slightly curved, seat...

20. Rocking Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Rocking Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Furniture; Furnishings Unholstered rocker. Curved back, arm rails padded on top, extend around to front with scroll carving at hand grip. Carved line at seat; front of seat curved, sloping down to back. Front legs at seat bottom...
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