Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Historical Artifacts

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Title Related People Date Object Number
Grenadier cap
1740-1770
1890.3
Fragment of the equestrian statue of King George III (tail)
1770-1776
1878.6
Slant-front desk
1775-1795
1947.461
Cake board
1825-1835
1937.1562
Cake board
1825-1835
1937.1562
Framed leaves from Abraham Lincoln's bier
1865
1947.47
Civil Defense Volunteer Organization Uniform
1942-1945
1946.89a-c
Wooden leg of Gouverneur Morris
ca. 1780
1954.148
Badge of the Society of the Cincinnati
ca. 1802
1972.12ab
Architect's Sign
ca. 1837
1953.197
Creative: Tronvig Group