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Title Date Object Number
'Daughter of U. S. Secretary of State tries new Toronto discovery,' August 17, 1922
Photograph of Elizabeth Hughes with her mother summer, 1918
Insulin Vacuum Drier 1923
J. L, 3 years, December 15, 1922; J.L., Weight 29 lbs, February 15, 1923 December 15, 1922 ; February 15, 1923
Photograph of laboratory 221 1929
Insulin Filling, 1923 1923
Early Insulin
I Am a Diabetic card
Captain James Lawrence Naval Medal After 1840 1942.19
Section of wooden water pipe 1770-1800 X.45
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 1934.135
Section of water pipe 1770-1805 1956.207
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1038
Butter mold 1825-1875 INV.1045
Game of Lost Heir ca. 1885 2000.643
Miniature bowl of fruit and bottles (2) 1900-1920 INV.10172
Pitcher ca. 1725-1825 1937.1593
Miniature flasks (2) 1875-1900 INV.10166
Miniature mugs (pair) 1875-1900 INV.10162
Miniature goblet 1875-1900 INV.10151
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1040
Butter mold 1825-1875 1937.1732
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1041
Butter mold ca. 1800-1850 INV.1019
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1034
Drawer pull: handle 1875-1920 INV.151
Wagon seat 1850-1900 INV.417
French Actors Fund plaquette 1916 INV.3556
Cartridge box 1850-1900 1941.1196
Medal: eagle INV.2498
Coin: half dollar, California's Diamond Jubilee, 1925 1925.152a
Coin: half dollar, Daniel Boone bicentennial, 1934 1934.69a
Button stud: Medical Society, State of New York 1943.268
Coin: half dollar, Sesquicentenneal, 1776-1926 1926.86
Medal w/ribbon in box:Industry of all Nations 1853 INV.4800
Pin: July 1936.10189 Bathing Belmar Beach INV.4698C
Pin: Belmar Bathing, 1933.14384 INV.4698G
Coin in envelope: Cistophorus-silver coin of Augustus INV.10782
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1021
2 tokens: N.Y.C. Transit Authority Tokens INV.4257
Coin: USA, 1867 lll 1867 1609
Metal on Card w/ribbon: Souvenir of Tunnel,March 24,1900 1900 INV.3512
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1026
Butter mold 1825-1875 INV.1032
Cup 1775-1825 Z.335[dup]
Pin: Deputy Sheriff, 1900-1901 INV.5022
Badge INV.5027
Badge INV.4945
ceremonial ribbon: S.S. Levy ca. 1943 INV.12258
Badge INV.3090
Badge INV.4449
Badge 1945.5503
Medal INV.5115
Badge INV.5121
Button INV.2739
Medallion: Intl. livestock expo 1949.137
Buttons: Rockefeller INV.2287
Medallion 1942.293
Buttons INV.2289
Buttons 1922 INV.2292
Button INV.2377
Button INV.2381
Luggage tag 1960-1980 2000.92
Dish 1950-1980 2000.96
Stock ticker machine and printing mechanism stand 1890 1940.354ab
Buttons INV.2465
Pin w/ Ribbon: Society Army of the Potomic, May 25-26, 1900 ca. 1900 INV.2435
Ribbon: In Memorium INV.2440
Fish trap 1825-1900 1944.355h
Badge w/medal 1941.409
Flag patch INV.2650
Button INV.2494
Pin: Winchester INV.2512
Award medal: Van Wert, Paulding, and Williams ca. 1930 1524
Button INV.2536
2 buttons INV.2605
Button INV.2631
Bar pin INV.2635
Ribbon: Lafayette INV.2792
Button INV.1978F
Alphabet toy 1850-1900 INV.9933a-bb
Badge INV.1982B
Badge INV.2017
Badge INV.3076
Button INV.4977
Button INV.4990
Badge INV.5006
Pin: Eagle w/Anchor INV.1916
Pistol 1760-1783 1883.4
Cannon ball from Spanish Man-o-War Troccha 1775-1800 1950.53
Die 1800-1838 1925.55
Campaign button: Roosevelt for Ex President 1940.548
Campaign button: No Third Term 1940.764
Campaign button: Willkie and McNasy 1940.816
Butt stock of musket 1760-1776 1862.10
Campaign button: Willkie and McNasy 1940.821
Campaign button: Every 1940.517
Campaign button: Roosevelt No More... 1940.661
Walrus tusk 1845-1910 1943.106
Campaign button: No Crown For Franklin 1940.541
Bayonnet for Brown Bess 1750-1830 1941.1154
Campaign button: Nov. 5 Franklin Gets His... 1940.807
Button 1944.340
Pin: Corporation Seal ...Yonkers INV.3410
Badge INV.3420
Button: Democrats and Republicans for Willkie 1940.643
Button: Willkie and McNary 1940.820
Button: Willkie and McNary 1940.826
Shell Fragment in Envelope 1836.588
Campaign Button: Roosevelt Hide at Hyde 1940.713
World's Columbian Exposition "Half Dollar" 1893 1943.40
Hooked tool 1800-1899 INV.6422
Glass fragment 1760-1783 INV.6100.422
Iron object 1760-1783 INV.6109.1
Badge INV.3664
Badge INV.3671
Badge 1941.254
Snuffbox 1800-1900 1946.187ab
Badge 1941.259
Button: Willkie 1940.638
Captains Creighton, Low, and Stouffer Life Saving Medal ca. 1875 1218
Button: We The People Need Willkie 1940.642
Button: Willkie for President 1940.621
Button: No Third Term 1940.757
Handgun model ca. 1906 1941.604
Collection of two campaign buttons: Thanksgiving Day Nov.5 1940.552
Campaign buttons collection: Wilkie Second Million INV.6391
Portable ink well w/knife to cut quill pen in envelope 1770-1820 1921.27
Campaign button: Willkie For President 1940.640
Cup 1835-1855 INV.3976
Campaign button: Willkie Worker 1940.682
Campaign button: We Want Wilkie 1940.516
Button INV.4105
Carriage jack 1800-1900 1973.19
Badge w/pin & ribbon INV.4112
Medal ca. 1902 INV.4116
Campaign button: Willkie For Prosperity 1940.614
Campaign button: Wilkie INV.6651
Whistle 1850-1900 INV.10133
Campaign button w/ribbon:Sovenir of Democratic Convent. 1936 INV.6653
Badge INV.4420
Button INV.1949
Button INV.2056
Miniature bowl 1900-1930 INV.9909
Miniature brazier 1875-1900 INV.9581
Miniature food mold 1875-1900 INV.9597
Cannonball 1760-1783 1934.132a
Miniature bowl 1900-1930 INV.10014d
Cannonball 1760-1783 1934.132b
Cannonball 1760-1783 1932.115
Portable inkwell neck 1770-1810 1921.28a
Cannonball 1760-1783 1932.114
Portable inkwell neck 1770-1810 1921.28b
Miniature bowl 1875-1925 INV.9674
Dish 1840-1860 INV.3842
Shot pouch w/strap 1830-1860 1943.374
Parrott shell 1855-1863 X.400
Spoon 1760-1780 1961.28
Badge 1941.261
Luggage tag 1960-1980 2000.90
Box camera ca. 1900 1950.275
Cocked hat (reproduction) 1880-1910 1941.1212
Dagger ca. 1902 1948.604
Button 1997.5.51
Button 1997.5.52
Shoulder knot 1900-1930 1850
Model of New York World's Fair, 1939 ca.1939 INV.283
Handle: walrus-tusk seal 1900-1920 1943.155
Cannon ball 1760-1780 1882.177
Dickey 1880-1920 1833
clock 1840-1860 INV.255
Sash 1890-1925 1830
Miniature fruit bowls (pair) 1875-1910 INV.10171
iron 471
Miniature figurines (2) 1875-1900 INV.10168
Miniature jars (pair) 1875-1900 INV.10163
Miniature clock 1910-1930 INV.10288
Spoon 1900-1940 1943.350
Sword cane 1860-1886 732
Brick 1650-1750 X.365
Token: Jenny Lind 1945.194a
Miniature decanter and basket 1875-1900 INV.10153
Miniature goblet 1875-1900 INV.10152
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1015
Ribbon: Grover Cleveland for President 1892 1940.373
Butter mold 1825-1875 INV.1018
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 INV.1012
Medal INV.6
Medallion INV.9
Medallion INV.10
Knife w/sheath ca. 1900 1948.602ab
Miniature pitcher and mug 1900-1920 INV.10112
Miniature mugs (2) 1900-1920 INV.10104
Miniature candlestick 1900-1930 INV.10175
Edward Everett Bartlett Plaquette 1926 1940.30
Log wagon ca. 1901 1998.9a-c
Crossing the Ocean 1893 2000.471
Glass fragment 1760-1783 INV.6100.423
Projectile point 1500-1700 INV.5597.12
Game of Leap Frog ca. 1890 2000.475
Medal Commemorating the Completion of the Catskill Aqueduct ca. 1917 1940.240[dup]
Soldiers on Guard ca. 1900 2000.479
Button for coat 1800-1900 INV.2492
Miniature wine glass 1875-1900 1959.92a
Puzzle blocks ca. 1870 2000.482
Tip of piling 1780-1800 1947.27
Game of Uncle Josh's Trip 1906 2000.487
Chiromagica ca. 1870 2000.488
Happy Harry Ring Toss ca. 1920 2000.499
Copy belt buckle: Royal Newfoundland Regiment INV.5968
Badge: 213 ACTA... INV.5990
The Game of Dr. Busby: America's Oldest Game ca. 1900 2000.553
Billy Bumps Visit to Boston: A Reading game ca. 1888 2000.556
Badge: Queens Rangers... INV.5988
Canteen w/docu: gift of John Wood Dunsmore 1941 1856 1941.1182
Game of Peter Coddles ca. 1890 2000.562
'Round the World Joe ca. 1890 2000.567
Game of Peter Coddles 1883-1895 2000.568
Knife blade fragments (11) 1740-1783 INV.6055.36-46
Miniature armchair 1875-1900 1940.117
Gunflints (27) excavated at the site of a British Revolutionary War fort and cam 1775-1783 INV.5815.1-27
Game of Where Do You Live? ca. 1890 2000.507
Bliss Alphabet Blocks 1889 2000.510
Cartridge box 1860-1875 1922.151a
Canteen, painted blue - bound with iron straps 1861 1923.105
Forks (4) 1740-1783 INV.6055.32-35
Belt buckle: 23 INV.5887
Badge: Shropshire Regiment INV.5984
Badge: The Queens INV.5982
Badge: Cornwall INV.5983
Badge: York and Lancaster INV.5989
Badge: Queens Rangers... INV.5987
Badge: 45 INV.5991
Badge: 45 INV.5993
Badge: G.R. 100 INV.5994
Badge: 45 INV.5992
Button 1740-1783 INV.6055.55
Blakeslee Patent Spencer Carbine Box, Ten-Tube Model 1865-1875 1936.542
Button 1760-1783 INV.6100.427
Mug ca. 1817 INV.6861
Badge: Lincolnshire Regiment Egypt INV.5954
Tiddledy Winks 1890 2000.576
Sword w/scabbard 1860-1865 1941.624ab
A New Dissected Map of the World with a Picture Puzzle of the Capitol at Washington 1888 2000.435
Badge: KL81 INV.5960
Tablet:...Kings INV.5895
Badge: 53 Honi Soit... INV.6051
Belt buckle: w/cannon-crown image INV.5997
Paris International Colonial Exposition 1931 INV.10682
Badge: The Welsh Regiment... INV.5996
Model 1903 Springfield Rifle 1922 1951.412
Checker and backgammon board ca. 1875 2000.512
Game of Mythology 1884 2000.519
Mortar and Pestle. ca. 1800-1900 1938.442ab
Authors ca. 1890 2000.520
Badge: GR 49 INV.5995
Authors Improved ca. 1890 2000.525
Tiddledy Winks ca. 1890 2000.580
Bottle fragment 1760-1783 INV.5802.51
Pin box ca. 1850 1945.205a-c
Box of cocoons 1875-1876 INV.10097a-g
Pen nib 1864 1946.259
Set of bobbins 1850-1900 Z.161a-i
Pen nib 1864 1946.259ab
Sword ca. 1700 1922.128
Belt buckle: R.E. INV.5893
Belt buckle: Royal Americans LX INV.5892
Belt buckle: xx INV.5888
Belt buckle: New Brunswick Regiment 104 INV.5890
Section of water pipe 1770-1804 1953.308
Badge:...Dieu et Mon Droit INV.5958
Tobacco shredder/spice grater ca. 1800-1850 INV.1000
Eclectic Authors ca. 1890 2000.530
Authors ca. 1890 2000.533
Badge: The Kings Own INV.5981
Section of wooden water pipe used in New York City w/iron pipe attached 1828-1880 X.46
Indian corn pounder/Pestle 1500-1700 1864.8b
Native American pestle 1500-1700 1864.8a
Indian relic: Ax head 1500-1700 X.187c
Indian relic: Ax head 1500-1700 X.187b
Indian relic: Ax head 1500-1700 X.187e
Native American pestle 1500-1700 1864.7
Native American Celt 1500-1700 X.188b
Native American Celt 1500-1700 X.188a
Indian relic: Ax head 1500-1700 X.187f
Indian relic: Ax head 1500-1700 X.187d
Badge: Cheshire INV.5959
Belt buckle: 1785 INV.5998
Badge: Tria Suncta Im Uno INV.5953
The Game of Fish Pond 1899 2000.590
Miniature chamberstick 1875-1900 INV.10132
Lady's costume: 1869 ca. 1965 1965.11
Framed set of objects (38) excavated at Sneeden's Landing 1760-1783 INV.6227.42-79
Sword, scabbard, tassel and belt ca. 1917 1949.88ab
Miniature figurine 1900-1940 INV.10287
Axe head excavated at a British and Hessian Revolutionary War fort and camp 1760-1783 INV.6318.386
Parts of shoe buckles INV.6179
Fire helmet 1854-1880 INV.200
Needle case 1800-1875 INV.7604ab
Still bank 1840-1860 1932.112a-c
Bottle 1840-1880 1953.407
Advertising/Landauer paperweight 1885-1890 1939.401
Game of Authors ca. 1900 2000.534
Miniature cat figurine 1910-1940 INV.10286
The Game of Authors ca. 1890 2000.539
Playday Stories ca. 1900 2000.541
Game of Authors ca. 1890 2000.542
Demijohn or carboy bottle fragment 1770-1810 1921.24e
Seal impression 1850-1900 Z.1501.11
The London Game 1898 2000.362
Miniature candlestick 1900-1925 INV.10074
Coll. of 3 coins: Nova Caesarea, 1787 (New Jersey) INV.13889
Snuffbox 1800-1850 INV.7668
European cartridge box 1850-1870 1936.586
Andrew Jackson Indian Peace Medal Probably 1831 1966.101
Cigar box 1800-1830 INV.7650
Gooseneck pipe: carved hunt scene 1800-1900 INV.7986
Snuffbox with lid ca. 1850-1860 1931.22ab
Snuffbox with lid ca. 1815-1825 1931.25ab
Pipe 1800-1900 INV.8477
Snuff box: shape of book 1775-1825 INV.7984
Snuff box in box 1942.604
Vignette Authors 1874 2000.545
Card of shawl pins ca. 1918 INV.11909a-g
Dissected Map of the United States ca. 1880 2000.548
Sealing wax (fragments) 1850-1900 INV.4699a-f
Badge: S. Lancashire...Vols INV.5985
Badge: West Yorkshire INV.5979
Brass spikes in envelope (7) 1770-1810 1921.33a-g
Needle case 1820-1900 INV.7602ab
Pipe bowl 1850-1925 INV.8576
Snuffbox 1800-1850 INV.7676
William H. Taft Presidential Medal 1909 1966.107
Badge INV.3391D
Doll: man w/baskets on donkey 1940-1960 INV.10968
Still bank 1870-1910 1998.37
Coin 1740-1783 INV.6035.2
Badge INV.4392
Badge INV.4442
Sword and scabbard 1760-1780 1951.317ab
Fire helmet 1870-1900 INV.8885
Ladle ca. 1790-1820 Z.111
Tools (5) in original cardboard box 1880-1930 Z.1474a-h
Medal INV.4
Badge INV.5516
Gentleman's costume: 1650 ca. 1967 1967.32
Gentleman's costume: 1914 ca. 1962 1962.33
Gentleman's costume: 1845 ca. 1966 1966.16
Badge INV.5109
Badge INV.4920I
Button: Opposed to Woman Suffrage INV.2478
Gentleman's costume: 1750 ca. 1961 1961.42
Gentleman's costume: 1797 ca. 1962 1962.38
Revolver case and bullet mold (2) 1860-1862 INV.8273ab
Lady's costume: 1880 ca. 1959 1959.10
Lady's costume: 1805 ca. 1960 1960.67
Lady's costume: 1942 ca. 1963 1963.151
Lady's costume: 1730 ca. 1967 1967.47
Harness bit 1875-1950 INV.886
Badge INV.5091
Badge INV.5122
Badge INV.3322
Badge INV.3281
Fire helmet: NY Exempt Association, DB 1890-1920 INV.8856
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26b
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26c
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26f
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26g
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26i
Knife 1770-1810 1921.30a
Handle fragment 1770-1810 1921.38
Spoon handle 1770-1810 1921.26p
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26a
Pewter spoon 1750-1800 1921.26m
Pin: Member Liberty Loan Committee INV.4864E
Clips INV.7148
Ribbon: ...Cin. Henry Clay 1844... INV.6713
Collection of carved animals (7) 1850-1900 INV.8192
Shoulder straps (pair) 1860-1865 1918.56ab
Parasol: black w/lace and bow 1880-1910 1939.406
Pin fragment (?): Harrison INV.6922
Pin: w/photo of McKinley INV.7023
Arm band INV.11722
Lady's costume: 1685 ca. 1963 1963.18
Lady's costume: 1775 ca. 1960 1960.19
Lady's costume: 1700 ca. 1968 1968.10
Gentleman's costume: 1700, N.Y. ca. 1967 1967.7
Lady's costume: 1776 ca. 1966 1966.47
Lady's costume: 1620 ca. 1959 1959.81
Lady's costume: the mid-18th century ca. 1957 1957.88
Lady's costume: 1640 ca. 1958 1958.32
Lady's costume: the late 19th century "Gibson Girl era" ca.1957 1957.123
Gentleman's costume: 1806 ca. 1966 1966.44
Gentleman's costume: Father of the Bride 1946 ca. 1964 1964.5
Gentleman's costume: 1685 ca. 1963 1963.17
Lady's costume: 1620 ca. 1958 1958.29
Lady's costume: 1790 ca. 1964 1964.20
Fragment of knife handle 1770-1810 1921.30b
Ceramic fragment lid 1770-1810 1921.37j
Delftware fragment 1770-1800 1921.37e
Spoon 1750-1800 1921.26d
Earthenware creamware fragment 1770-1810 1921.37a
Badge: Jellalabad INV.5978
Pouring ladle 1800-1850 1945.320
Medal Honoring Washington, Kosciusko and Lafayette 1947.313
John Quincy Adams Indian Peace Medal After 1861 1947.305
Miniature food mold 1875-1925 INV.9903
Miniature ladles (4) 1900-1930 INV.10013
Badge INV.4717
Badge INV.4426
Pin: Pro Patria Armanus INV.4973
Lady's costume: Bride of 1946 ca. 1964 1964.6
Lady's costume: 1907 ca. 1964 1964.10
Lady's costume: 1869 ca. 1965 1965.7
Lady's costume: 1780's ca. 1958 1958.28
Military button and wreath 1860-1865 1936.591ab
Miniature Furniture; Inlaid Drum Table ca. 1980 1983.37ee
Model of the "City of New York" ca. 1900-1939 1939.100
Ship Model: Congress (on base) 1860-1865 INV.14763
Half-Model 1870-1890 1949.65c
White hat 1942 1946.42d
Purse 1850-1900 INV.10896ab
Scrimshaw whale tooth depicting the clipper ship "Cosmos" 1910-1940 1943.28
Brick 1700-1800 INV.8015.1
Button 1997.5.9
Model for elevated railroad 1871 1871 INV.14760
Forward barrel band from musket 1770-1800 INV.11989
model of Town Hall 1920 1971.8
Marie Depage and Edith Cavell Medal 1919 1949.119
Powder flask 1840-1870 23/3
George Washington Sansom Medal 1859-1870's 1947.308
Jigsaw puzzle 1890-1920 1992.12.14
Ice skates (pair) 1860-1890 INV.15066ab
Button 1997.6.86
Watch and Chain from the Officers' Room on the Viscaya 1880-1898 1935.34a
Sword and scabbard 1840-1860 1944.183ab
Fencing foil ca. 1840 1936.804a
Badge:...Princess of Wales Own... INV.5957
Badge: Royal Army Medical Corp INV.5956
Belt buckle: G.C. INV.5885
Buckle INV.5884
Badge INV.5138a
The Pretty Village 1890 2000.442
Needle case 1825-1875 Z.1499ab
Seal impression 1850-1900 Z.1545
Louis Pasteur Plaquette 1910 1953.09
Coin: half dollar, Oregon Trail Memorial 1926 1927.125
Thomas Jefferson Indian Peace Medal 1863-1885 1966.81
Coin: 1619 X.208
Token: Hallock & Bates, Wholesale Dry Goods INV.13792
LeMat Two-Barrel (10-Shot Percussion) Revolver, First Model 1862 X.104
Token: Not Repeal, July 4, 1855, N.Y. INV.13796
Coll.of 3 coins: Immunis Columbia, 1787 INV.13870
Druggist's jar fragments (2) 1840-1880 INV.6558c-d
Campaign button: Don't Be a Jackass Follow the Eagle 1940.564
Pipe bowl 1850-1900 INV.8465
World Trade Center dust 2001 2002.19
Round the World with Nellie Bly 1890 2000.448
Round the World 1873 2000.451
Bag 1850-1900 919.1
Fork 1750-1800 Z.169
Forks 1750-1820 1487-1490
Forks 1790-1825 2196-2200
Miniature dog 1900-1920 INV.10121
Miniature bottle 1875-1900 INV.10119
Miniature bottle 1875-1900 INV.10118
Series Numismatica Commemorative Medal 1819 1947.310
John Adams Indian Peace Medal ca. 1905 1966.109
Porcelain fragment 1760-1783 INV.6100.457
Pitch pipe/whistle 1820-1880 1938.6
Butter mold ca. 1825-1875 1937.1583
Bullet mold 1800-1850 1920.108
Badge: Egypt North Gloucestershire 28 INV.5952
Tablet: Regiment INV.5898
Spinette 1906 2000.460
The New York Battleship Puzzle ca. 1898 2000.462
Johnny Headstrong's Trip to Coney Island 1882 2000.464
Columbia University Bicentennial Commemorative Plaquette 1954 1954.91
Medal Honoring the Norfolk and Western Railway 1952 1954.012
Human cranial fragments (2) 1776-1783 INV.6100.462-463
Miniature decanter 1850-1900 1959.92b
Miniature bottle 1875-1900 INV.10178
Miniature figurine 1900-1940 INV.10135
Pin-back button 2001.261
Lucky Lindbergh Coin 1927 1940.230
Still bank 1880-1920 1953.736
Miniature glass bottle and goblet 1875-1900 INV.10103
Bottle: Lyon's Powder 1850-1900 1937.1700
Game of Bagatelle 1898 2000.598
Inkwell excavated at Fort Washington 1760-1783 INV.6200.15
Breeches 1778-1782 1949.163
Ramrod 1840-1860 1912.26
Miniature plate 1875-1900 INV.10176
Sword, scabbard and belt 1842-1846 1935.104e-g
Button 1860-1865 INV.8753
Medicine bottle 1906-1920 Z.523
Martha Washington Hair Restorer ca. 1866 Z.622
Martha Washington Hair Restorer ca. 1866 Z.608
Sword, scabbard 1870-1900 1925.101ab
Bowl and mortar 1810-1850 1952.185ab

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