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Historical Artifacts

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Title Related People Datesort icon Object Number
Button
1997.5.71
Button
1997.5.72
Button
1997.5.73
Button
1997.5.74
Button
1997.5.75
Button
1997.5.76
Button
1997.5.77
Button
1997.5.78
Button
1997.5.79
Button
1997.5.80
Button
1997.5.81
Button
1997.6.1-137
INV.3437[dup]
INV.3437[dup]
Button
1997.6.27
Button
1997.6.30
Button
1997.6.31
Button
1997.6.32
Button
1997.6.33
Button
1997.6.34
Button
1997.6.39
Button
1997.6.40
Button
1997.6.41
Button
1997.6.42
Button
1997.6.43
Button
1997.6.45
Button
1997.6.46
Button
1997.6.50
Button
1997.6.51
Button
1997.6.52
Button
1997.6.54
Button
1997.6.58
Button
1997.6.61
Button
1997.6.63
Button
1997.6.72
Button
1997.6.75
Button
1997.6.74
Button
1997.6.76
Button
1997.6.117
Button
1997.6.118
Button
1997.6.68
Button
1997.6.67
Button
1997.6.69
Button
1997.6.70
Button
1997.6.65
Button
1997.6.24
Button
1997.6.25
Button
1997.6.26
Button
1997.6.87
Button
1997.6.88
Button
1997.6.91
Toy armoire
Z.2729
Button
1997.6.80
Button
1997.6.81
Button
1997.6.82
Button
1997.6.83
Button
1997.6.84
Button
1997.6.85
Button
1997.6.93
Button
1997.6.94
Button
1997.6.97
Button
1997.6.98
Button
1997.6.100
Button
1997.6.101
Button
1997.6.102
Button
1997.6.103
Button
1997.6.105
Button
1997.6.106
Button
1997.6.107
Button
1997.6.108
Button
1997.6.112
Assorted playing pieces
2000.709
Button
1997.6.115
Button
1997.6.121
Button
1997.6.122
Button
1997.6.123
Button
1997.6.124
Button
1997.6.125
Button
1997.6.126
Button
1997.6.127
Button
1997.6.129
Button
1997.6.130
Button
1997.6.131
Button
1997.6.133
Button
1997.6.134
Button
1997.6.135
Button
1997.6.136
Button
1997.6.137
Knife
2001.157
Coin: half dollar, State Of Alabama Centennial, 1919
1924.147b
Pin-back button
2001.262
Pin-back button
2001.133
Pin-back button
2001.134
Pin-back button
2001.137
Pin-back button
2001.138
Pin-back button
2001.139
Pin-back button
2001.142
Pin-back button
2001.143
Pin-back button
2001.144
Pin-back button
2001.145
Tab-back button
2002.30.1
Pin-back button
2002.30.3
Pin-back button
2002.30.24
Pin-back button
2002.30.28
Venetian blind and aluminum fragment
2006.23.1-2
Pin-back button
2002.30.20
Collection of 2 coins: Philippine 1 peso and 50 cts.1947
INV.13708
Sestertius in envelope: Roman w/Hadrian on face
INV.10671
Coin: Africa
INV.10778
Collection of 8 coins in envelope
INV.13664
Coin:V USA 1883
1606
Collection of 10 coins (roman) in envelope
INV.13713
Coin: half dollar, Oregon Trail Memorial 1926
1927.126
Collection of 35 N.Y.tokens from State Hist. Soc. of Colorado
INV.13778
FDNY badge
2001.308
FDNY badge with purple bunting
2001.309
Coin: Silver Quarter, Washington, 1932
2022b
Coin: California Gold, Octagonal
195
Coin in box: half dollar: Bridgeport Conn.Centennial, 1936
1936.598
Badge w/medal
1940.289
Medal: Capt.Charles A.Lindburgh May 20-21 1927
INV.3638
Medal: Columbus 1492-1892
INV.3678
Medal: Religious
INV.2714
Medal: General K. Pulaski, 1779-1929
INV.3426
Medal w/ribbon: Lincoln
INV.3479
Pin-back button
2002.6.9
Pin-back button
2002.6.15
Badge w/button and ribbon: Maj. Wm. McKinley
1034
Medal: George Washington Bi-centennial 1732-1932
INV.3421
2 medals in envelope:
INV.10669
Medal w/ribbon: Scottich/Irish Society
INV.3482
Badge
INV.1914
Badge
1939.516
Badge
INV.2957
Ribbon
INV.3068
Pin:Eagle
INV.1984
Badge
1943.391
Pin-back button
2002.7.1
Badge
Z.2379j
Badge
INV.5111
Badge
INV.5131
Badge
INV.5140
Badge in box
INV.3594
Badge
INV.3665
Pin with bird
INV.3935
Badge
INV.4056
Badge
INV.5526
Badge
INV.5148
Badge on cardboard in box
INV.5371
Badge
INV.4713
Badge
INV.3280
Pin-back button
1997.6.49
Pit
2001.123
Scrabble
2001.122
Pin-back button
2001.207
Tab Button
2001.208
Press ID collage with World Trade Center images
2002.26
Transportation token
2001.224
Pin-back button
2001.231
Pin-back button
2001.232
Pin-back button
Z.2582
Pin-back button
2001.243
Pin-back button
2001.246
Pin-back button
2001.253
Pin-back button
2001.256
Pin-back button
2001.258
Pin-back button
2001.260
Z.3159
Z.3159
Z.3271
Z.3271
Z.3272
Z.3272
Z.3273
Z.3273
Z.3274
Z.3274
Z.3275
Z.3275
Work shirt
2002.27
God Bless America
2002.23.2
Commemorative t-shirt
2002.23.5
Pin-back button
2001.265
Pin-back button
2001.266
Pin-back button
2001.268
Pin-back button
2001.271
Pin-back button
2001.272
Tab button
2001.276
Pin-back button
2001.254
I Love USA
2002.23.6
"In Memory" We will Prevail
2002.25ab
Bootjack
INV.14893
Pin-back button
2002.30.9
Pin-back button
2002.30.16
Pin-back button
2002.30.17
Pin-back button
2002.30.18
Pin-back button
2002.30.21
Paperweight
2002.1.57
Pin-back button
2002.30.4
Pin-back button
2002.30.26
Pin-back button
2002.30.25
Pin-back button
2002.30.15
Pin-back button
2002.30.14
Damaged front door of Rescue Copmany #2 rig
2002.50.2
Side light unit
2002.50.5
Air tank rack
2002.50.7
Paperweight
2002.1.19
Pin-back button
2002.60.1
Pin-back button
2002.60.6
Pin-back button
2002.6.12
2002.74.1
2002.74.1
Plate
2003.46.1a
Cup
2003.46.1d
Chair
2003.46.2
Tom Thumb Token
Z.3349
Paperweight
2002.58.2
Pin-back button
2002.6.19
Ribbon
Z.3550
Pin-back button
2002.6.11
Button
INV.7381
Pair of men's shoes with shoe bags
2003.14.4a-d
Employee identification badge for Paul R. Wysocki
2003.14.3
Business card
2003.14.1
Business card
2003.14.2
Alarm box
2002.50.10
Length of charred fire hose
2002.50.9
Leather tool belt
2002.50.12
Door panel
2002.50.13
Edge piece from unidentified fire vehicle
2002.50.14
Flashing light unit
2002.50.18
We Unite for a Greater Measure of Justice
2002.74. 47
Box/ Food
2002.1.1034
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1035
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1036
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1037
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1038
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1039
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1040
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1041
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1042
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1043
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1044
Box/ Candy
2002.1.1045
Wrapper/ Candy
2002.1.1046
Spring
2002.1.2092
Saucer
2003.46.1e
Intercom
2003.18.2
Intercom
2003.18.3
Intercom
2003.18.4
Box/ Candy
2002.1.2427
Cue stick
2002.82.2
Cue stick
2002.82.3
Cue stick
2002.82.4
Cue stick
2002.82.5
Cue stick
2002.82.6
Cue stick
2002.82.7
Cue stick
2002.82.8
Cue stick
2002.82.9
Cue stick
2002.82.10
Cue stick
2002.82.11
Cue stick
2002.82.12
Cue stick
2002.82.13
Cue stick
2002.82.14
Cue stick
2002.82.15
Cue stick
2002.82.16
Cue stick
2002.82.17
Cue stick
2002.82.18
Cue stick
2002.82.19
Stop the Arms Race
2003.97.20
Button
2003.97.22
Button
2003.97.23
Button
2003.97.26
Pin: In Memory of Capt. W. Thompson, S.C.O. T. Jurgens, S.C.O. M. Wallace
2003.97.40
Truck door of Rescue Company #2 rig
2002.50.1
Arcade token from a Chinatown arcade
2003.97.1
Arcade token from a Chinatown arcade
2003.97.2
Button
2003.97.3
Button
2003.97.4
Button
2003.97.5
Button
2003.97.6
Button
2003.97.7
Surface Transportation System Badge from the Metropolitan Transit Authority
2003.97.8
Subway sign: 96
2003.97.9
Subway sign: South Ferry
2003.97.10
Subway sign: Spring
2003.97.11
Subway sign: Push
2003.97.12
Dr. Jos. A. Klein Dentist
2003.97.13
Chesterfield cigarettes thermometer/advertisement
2003.97.14
Button
2003.97.15
Pin back button
2003.97.16
Button
2003.97.17
Button
2003.97.18
United University Professions /NYSUT AFT AFL CIO
2003.48
Pin back button
2003.97.27
Pin back button
2003.97.28
You Gotta Have Park! 1992
2003.97.30
Button
2003.97.31
Theater for The new City
2003.97.32
Save St. Bart's
2003.97.33
Button
2003.97.34
Button
2003.97.35
Button
2003.97.36
Button
2003.97.37
Button
2003.97.38
Tassel
2003.39.2
Memorial card
2003.39.3
Air horn
2002.50.6
Badge
INV.5040
Rear doors of Rescue Company #2 rig
2002.50.3ab
Side panel
2002.50.8
Envelope
INV.4276A
Badge
INV.3938H
Plastic box
2002.50.16
Pressure gauge
2002.50.17
Pin on Card w/tag: Spirit of St.Louis...1927
INV.1797
Sheet of shattered safety glass
2002.50.15
Badge
INV.4445
Badge
INV.7299
2000.40
2000.40
3 Ribbons
INV.2885
Pin: V.S.
INV.2496
Button
INV.2541
Badge
INV.5423
Badge
INV.2589A
Third Liberty Loan
1940.246
Button
1942.121
Badge
INV.3116
Button
INV.2646
Button w/ribbon
INV.3388
Souv: Charter Day New York 1898
INV.3492
Badge in case
881
Badge w/pin
INV.7179
Badge
INV.4381
Badge
INV.5025
Badge
INV.7399
Button
INV.10344
Badge
INV.5012
Pin: Deputy Sheriff, 1898-1899
INV.5035
Clips
INV.7250
Badge w/ribbon
1946.73
Button: w/photo of McKinley and Roosevelt
658
Button: McGovern
INV.7070
Stereoscope
1928.76
RAMSEY CLARK FOR U.S. SENATE
2003.70.23
Button
2003.70.24
Button
2003.70.2
Button
2003.70.3
Button
2003.70.4
Button
2003.70.5
Pin-back button
2003.70.7
Button
2003.70.8
Button
2003.70.13
Women For Clinton Gore Light The Way For Change
2003.70.14
Button
2003.70.19
Thanks for not smoking
2003.70.20
Button
2003.70.26
RYAN
2003.70.27
Button
2003.70.33
Button
2003.70.35
Button
2003.70.36
Lapel clips
INV.6778
Button
2003.70.34
watch bobs
INV.5173
Button
INV.2479
Lapel clip
INV.2515
Badge in box
INV.5360
Ribbon
INV.5039
Badge
1936.502
Pin: Merry Ship
INV.5441
Button
INV.2150
Ribbons
INV.12322
Badge w/pin & ribbon in case
1952.38
Badge
INV.5001
foot warmer
1941.1194
Place setting
2003.46.1a-e
Civil War token
Z.3018
Hard Times token
Z.3106d
Button
2001.109
Women For Clinton Gore Light The Way For Change
2003.70.12
Button
2003.70.16
Button
2003.70.30
Token
Z.2992
Pin-back button
Z.2705
Pin-back button
Z.2658
Pin-back button
Z.2786b
Pin-back button
Z.2661
Pin-back button
INV.1827
Pin-back button
INV.1838
Ring
2003.98.1
Pin-back button
Z.1516
Pin-back button
Z.1753b
Pin-back button
Z.1755
Pin-back button
Z.1761a
Pin-back button
1941.1090
Pin-back button
Z.1760g
Pin-back button
1940.597
Pin-back button
Z.1751b
Pin-back button
Z.1760a
Pin-back button
Z.2720[dup2]
Pin-back medal and ribbon
Z.2195
INV.3384b
INV.3384b
Pin-back button
Z.2920
Lapel pin
INV.7438r
Medal
Z.2216
Badge in case
1936.498
Embossing Seal
2003.100.1
Printing plate
2003.100.2
Printing plate
2003.100.3
Printing plate
2003.100.4
Gavel
2003.100.6
Button
2003.97.21
Troops Out Now! No Blood for Oil
2003.97.25
Transport Workers Union of America 50th Anniversary
2003.97.29
Pin: Port Authority Police
2003.97.42
Dust mask
2003.27
Pin-back button
INV.6760f
Pin-back button
Z.1539
Button
Z.2142
Button
Z.2950
Vote for Women's Suffrage Nov. 6th
Z.2769
Campaign medal: Major General W. H. Harrison
Z.2996
Pin-back button
Z.2074
Badge and ribbon
Z.2097
Soup plate
2003.46.1b
Salad plate
2003.46.1c
Pin-back button
Z.2070
Pin-back button
INV.2051[dup]
Button: Smith
INV.2470
Pin-back button
INV.2936
Pin-back button
Z.2072
Pin-back button
Z.2069
Pin-back button
INV.4668b[dup]
Button
INV.3906B
Pin-back button
1941.511
Pin-back button
Z.2614[dup]
1940.779
1940.779
Pin-back button
Z.2674
Pin-back button
Z.2675
Pin-back button
Z.2694
Pin-back button
Z.2795
Pin-back button
Z.2804
Pin-back button
Z.2821
Pin-back button
Z.2801
Pin-back button
Z.2667
Campaign ribbon
INV.3081
Campaign ribbon
INV.6634.3
Wm. H. Taft for President
INV.6985
The Safets
Z.2537
Pin-back button
Z.2650[dup]
Ribbon
Z.2080
Lapel stud
INV.7158
Protection Sound Money
INV.7171
Button: Wm. McKinley
INV.7029
No Third Term
1940.686
Wendell Willkie is my man for President
INV.7123
Family Size Adaption of President Eisenhower's Old Fashioned Beef Stew
INV.6895
Charm bracelet
INV.6894
Nixonettes
INV.6727a
Nixon Lodge
INV.6893
Car plate
1936.607
Wisdom Leadership Willkie
1940.677
All Those in Favor Say Ike
INV.6897
Win with Willkie
1940.863
Win with Willkie
1940.678
Open the gates of prosperity with Wendell Willkie
INV.7122.2
Donkey Dollar
INV.7122.1
Heed Youth's Call Vote as you think but Vote!
INV.6723
Postcard
INV.6724
Contribution receipt
INV.6639
Personal Banking Services
INV.6640
Pull Down all Levers Row B Vote Democratic
INV.6642
For Freedom 4 FDR Four Freedome Re-elect Roosevelt
INV.6643
Our next president Wendell Lewis Willkie
INV.6635.1
Sign
INV.6635.2
It's in the bag if we get out the vote Look inside to find out how...
INV.7087
When women work - sparks fly!!!
INV.7086
The Only Pebble on the Beach
INV.7163.1
Shell
INV.7163.2
Ribbon
INV.6715
Ribbon
INV.6708
Button
1997.6.29
Button
1997.6.38
Button
1997.6.48
Button
1997.6.60
Button
1997.6.95
Button
1997.6.104
Button
1997.6.110
Shirt stud
INV.4057.2
Pin-back button
INV.6757.1
Pin-back button
INV.6757.2
INV.1942a-p
INV.1942a-p
Button
Z.2847
Button
Z.2289
Captain Charles Stewart Naval Medal
1942.31
Pin
1940.496
Americanism Roosevelt
INV.5186.1
Youth wants Roosevelt
INV.6654
Win with Taft
INV.6775
Pin-back button
INV.1214f
Pin-back button
Z.2246
Pin-back button
Z.2326
Pin-back button
Z.2189
Pin-back button
Z.2184
Pin-back button
Z.2186
Pin-back button
INV.7079c
Badge
INV.4812C
Eisenhower Nixon
INV.6625
Creative: Tronvig Group