Airplanes -- Fuselage. in subject [X]
New Search | Email Saved Records (0)
Results:  1 Item Browse by All | Title | Creator
Sorted by:  
Page: 1
1 Title:   Historical event souvenirs and artifacts  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1750-1945  
The collection consists of miscellaneous memorabilia commemorating historic events from United States and world history from the 19th and 20th centuries. Included are a a drinking cup (pewter) from the mess chest of General John B. Gordon; wood from the apple tree at the McLean house at Appomattox; flooring from Independence Hall, Phil.; packet of sand from San Salvador Island; nail from Fort Massachusets, Ship Island, Gulfport, Miss.; playing card from survivor of the Lusitania; impression of a seal found at Fort Frederica; commemorative postage stamps honoring James Edward Oglethorpe; piece of the fuselage of the Graf Zeppelin; thread from the tablecloth on which the Japanese signed the surrender papers; vial of ashes of London after the bombings of World War II; piece of Yale fence; nail from the Bastille; glass jar of coffee beans purchased during the Civil War; and newspaper clippings.
  Identifier:   ms1061  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
  Similar Items:   Find