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1st Infantry Division At Omaha Beach, D-Day
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The Higgins Boat was the invention of Andrew Jackson Higgins, a New Orleans businessman who owned Higgins Industries, a company that specialized in...
Admission Ticket To The Inaugural Ball
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Aerial Bombardment Of Pointe Du Hoc By The US Army Air...
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Prior to D-Day, the German coastal fortifications at Point du Hoc were bombarded by the U.S. Army Air Forces.  Unfortunately, the aerial bombardment...
Armband
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
1st Infantry Division Rectangular brassard (armband) made of waterproofed cloth with an American flag stenciled on center. The vertical holes on...
Automobile
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Runabout with “IKE” and “MAMIE” stenciled on front quarter panels. Mr. Marvin Leonard of Fort Worth, Texas, in June 1955 gave this vehicle to George...
Barbed Wire
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Segment of barbed wire from the German defenses at Pointe du Hoc, Omaha Beach, Normandy, France. Pointe du Hoc, a fortified German strong hold atop...
Christmas Card
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Christmas card with the presidential seal, inside reads; "The President and Mrs. Eisenhower extend their best wishes for Christmas and the New Year."
Eisenhower Admission Ticket
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Ticket for admission to a campaign rally to see Dwight D. Eisenhower at the Cleveland Public Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio. 
Eisenhower Campaign Buttons
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
French and Spanish campaign buttons, translated as "I Love Ike" and "I Like Ike" (respectively).
Eisenhower Desk
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
This desk was a reproduction of a desk used by President George Washington. It was made from pine boards salvaged from The White House during the...
Eisenhower With General Bernard Law Montgomery
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Eisenhower's Briefcase
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Attaché case equipped with a lock, and embossed with President Eisenhower's initials "DDE."
General Eisenhower in an Army Jeep with President Roosevelt...
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
President Franklin Delano Roosevelt selected General Eisenhower to lead the invasion of France while Eisenhower was serving as the Allied Commander...
General Eisenhower With General Mark Clark In Italy
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
General Eisenhower With The 101st Airborne Division
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Perhaps the most widely published photograph of General Eisenhower in World War II, this U.S. Army Signal Corps photo was taken around 8:30 p.m. on...
German Helmet
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The German helmet shown here is a standard issue model 1942 Stahlheim. It was found near Omaha Beach, were the Americans encountered the heaviest...
Ghost Division Military Patch
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
14th U.S. Infantry "ghost" Division shoulder patch, one of the fictitious divisions organized under Operation Fortitude (June-August 1944) to deceive...
Ike And President Charles De Gaulle Disembarking From...
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Ike At A White House Press Conference
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Italian Helmet
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
World War II Italian soldier’s helmet, size 61. Worn by Torino Ingagleiese during World War II. At the beginning of the war Italy was on the Fascist...
Landing Light
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
These lights were used to outline the President’s Gettysburg farm helicopter landing pad, a mowed circle in the grass adjacent to the cropland in...
Major Dwight D. Eisenhower
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Military Patch
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
On November 8, 1942, Eisenhower commanded Operation Torch, the Allied landings in North Africa. Since the American military operations were taking...
Platter
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
This platter was a Christmas gift to Ike and Mamie from members of the Manila, Philippines bridge club. The sterling silver tray is part of an eight...
President Eisenhower In The Oval Office
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Press Conference In The Presidential Press Room At The...
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Press Tag
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Press tag for the Pennsylvania Republican Rally at President Dwight David Eisenhower’s farm, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on Saturday, October 23rd, 1954...
The President’s Motorcade Driving Through Gettysburg With...
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
US Field Artillery In Action Near Carentan, France
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The crew of a 105mm Howitzer fires a round during the fighting near the French town of Carentan.  Located between the American landings at Utah Beach...
West Point Cadet Dwight D. Eisenhower
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The United States Military Academy at West Point along the Hudson River in New York State is where Eisenhower was educated for a life as a soldier....
World War I Uniform Jacket
Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Earle B. Taylor wore this jacket during World War I while he served in the Tank Corps in the United States and Europe. US Army M-1912 issue, size 6...
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