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American Red Cross Flag
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a late-19th early-20th century American Red Cross headquarters flag. The logo depicts the red Greek cross on a white background, with double...
Bird Cage
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This cage has a DOME-SHAPED TOP, FOOTED BASE; WIRE CAGE END IN BALL FINIAL W/WIRE LOOP FOR HANGIBOTTOM HALF COVERED W/FINER WIRE MESH W/OPENINGS ON 2...
Book
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a book that chronicles Clara Barton and the early years of the "Red Cross in peace and war." Written by Julian Hubbell, it acknowledges Mr....
Bust
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a plaster bust of Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross. Cast in 1927 in Alexandria, VA by Anton Benson, it was molded from a...
Candlestick
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
8-SIDED BASE. SHAFT COMPOSED OF SERIES OF RING & VASE SHAPED ELEMENTS; FITTED W/SCREW THROUGH CENTER THAT CAN BE USED TO ADJUST HEIGHT OF CANDLE.
Chair
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This chair, constructed in 1876, is an imitation of the chippendale style, with a walnut frame. It has rounded ears, with cabriole front legs and...
Chair
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a backless chair, with an egg-shaped seat. The front legs have ornamental rings, while the rear legs are rounded for stability.
Cup
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This imported Chinese porcelain cup has many notable features. It has a rose medallion pattern, with bird and flowers painted around a gold and...
Dictating Machine
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a late-19th century gramophone, used around the world for recording. It features a horn with which to listen, and has a crank to power the...
Doll
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a Parisian doll, made in the Victorian era, is painted a pale pink, with blue eyes, and natural blonde hair.
Doll Apron
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
DOLL APRON KNEE LENGTH, SLIGHTLY FLARED PINAFORE STYLE W/SLIGHT DIP AT FRONT AND BACK. ROUND NECKLINE AND ARMHOLES TRIMMED W/LACE. HEM TRIMMED W/...
Doll Camisole
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
DOLL CAMISOLE STRAIGHT BODICE CONSTRUCTION. ROUND LACE TRIMMED NECKLINE AND ARMHOLES. CENTER OF BACK OPENING HAS 3 BUTTONS
Frag Cannonball
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a Civil War cannonball fragment that has been significantly worn, as the rough surface confirms.
Game Board
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a game board of "Around the World with Nellie Bly. The World's Globe Circler…" The square board features a circular playing field, with a...
Inkstand
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is an American-made ink stand, built with additional arms to hold pens.
Medal
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a medal that was awarded to Clara Barton, after her death in 1912. It commemorates the 1913 bicentennial of her birthplace, Oxford,...
No. 3 Red Cross Hotel Johnstown Flood Relief Hotel
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a sepia tone photograph that shows the exterior of Red Cross Hotel No. 3, taken shortly after the Johnstown flood of 1889. There are four...
Painting
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is an oil on canvass painting in "geometric style" of Clara Barton bandaging the head of a wounded soldier as he lies in her lap.
Pocket Knife
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a sterling silver pocket knife, with a 4.5cm blade, and a floral pattern on the back of the handle.
Rocking Chair
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a wicker rocking chair, covered with green paint. The back of the chair is shaped like a Japanese fan, with loops, spindles, and balls...
Ship's Bell
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
This is a ship's bell that was manufactured in 1900 from iron and bronze. Parts of it have been cracked, showing noticeable wear.
Toilet Wash Ad, Endorsed By Clara Barton
Clara Barton National Historic Site, Glen Echo, Maryland
One (1) Wright's Lily Pond Toilet Wash advertisement. On back, the product is endorsed by Clara Barton. Front: blonde woman in profile with yellow...
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