Chemung County Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Packet

Date:
Various
Description (physical):

Visitor Packet

Location:
120 North Main,Missouri,Hannibal,63401
Identifier:
F.XX.30164.1a-cc
Institution:
Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum
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Independence

Date:
1955
Creator:
Braun Brothers
Publisher/Studio:
Braun Brothers

Independence docked in Hudson River, New York.

Identifier:
SSHSA_BB_SL_00370.jpg
Institution:
The Steamship Historical Society of America

Ericsson's Hand Lantern

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0072
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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Quaker Bonnet

Publisher/Studio:
Peru, New York: Quaker Union

This Quaker bonnet was worn by a member of the Burdick family.

Location:
31 Washington Rd, Plattsburgh, New York, 12903
Identifier:
2011.456.0007
Institution:
Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Center and War of 1812 Museum

Collection Plate

Ann Keese Chien donated this collection plate to the Quaker Union Society in 1968. Chien is a descendant of Richard Keese I, a United States Congressman from New York.

Location:
31 Washington Rd, Plattsburgh, New York, 12903
Identifier:
2011.456.0004
Institution:
Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Center and War of 1812 Museum

Drum From Sanger And Harris Families

Date:
1812
Publisher/Studio:
Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Members of the Harris family served in a Chazy, New York militia company during the Battle of Plattsburgh. This drum was manufactured in 1812 in Pittsfiels, Massachusetts, and had been cut down from its original height.

Location:
31 Washington Rd, Plattsburgh, New York, 12903
Identifier:
2011.456.0003
Institution:
Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Center and War of 1812 Museum

Sporting Coach

Creator:
Brewster and Co.

Sporting coaches like this vehicle built by Brester and Co. of New York for Thomas F. Houston of Philadelphia were owner-driven "four-in-hands." Frequently, but incorrectly, called a "Tally-Ho", this vehicle may be a converted Road Coach.

Location:
300 North St., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120
Institution:
State Museum of Pennsylvania

Starr Revolver

Date:
1863
Creator:
Ebanezer Townsend Starr
Description (physical):

.44 Caliber

Location:
1195 Baltimore Pike,Pennsylvania,Gettysburg,17325
Identifier:
2010.7517.0013
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Uss Constellation-new York Navy Yard-1904

Date:
1904
Creator:
Unknown

Stern 3/4 view of USS Constellation docked at New York Navy Yard in 1904. Harbor is filled with ice, US flag flying at mizzen. Aft ports are open.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
LFP1.17
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-new York-dry Dock-1904

Date:
6/20/1904
Creator:
Unknown

Port side view of USS Constellation in dry dock at New York Navy Yard. Topgallantmasts have been struck down. Aft deck house is visible. Small gangway extends to the ship.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
LFP1.18
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum