Ballot box

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1880-1900
Medium: 
Wood, glass, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 5 in. (19.1 x 29.8 x 12.7 cm)
Description: 
Rectangular oak box with glass window at front, narrow brass-lined slot on top, and hinged door with lock at side. Fluted pilasters topped by turned rondels decorate either side of glass window with key.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roberta and Donald Gratz
Object Number: 
2010.17
Date Begin: 
1880
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
65855
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to (blank)/YALE/14
Object Number: 
Z.3661.7
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64460
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to (blank)/YALE/15
Object Number: 
Z.3661.6
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64459
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to (blank)/YALE/14
Object Number: 
Z.3661.4
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64457
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to (blank)/YALE/15
Object Number: 
Z.3661.5
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64458
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to S.GREISMAN/YALE
Object Number: 
Z.3661.3
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64456
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to R.D. GROAT/YALE
Object Number: 
Z.3661.2
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64455
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Key

Classification: 
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Each: 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (5.7 x 3.2 cm)
Description: 
1948 Trustees of Gramercy Park key; Leased to A. KAUFMAN/YALE
Object Number: 
Z.3661.1
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1948
eMuseum Object ID: 
64454
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Flowers and leaves from Lincoln's casket

Classification: 
Date: 
1865
Medium: 
Plant material, paper
Dimensions: 
largest: 188.7mm (7 7/16 in.)
Description: 
Six envelopes of dried pressed leaves and flowers from Abraham Lincoln's casket; various paper wrappers that originally housed the fragments.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number: 
2008.42.410
Gallery Label: 
These may have originated in the collections of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Assistant Secretary of the Navy under Lincoln during the Civil War.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
63963
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Flag fragments

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1861
Medium: 
Wool, paper
Dimensions: 
Part (envelope): 2 5/8 x 4 13/16 in. (6.7 x 12.2 cm)
Description: 
Two red wool fragments bound at edge in white wool, each in envelope with similar descriptive note: "Piece of U.S. Flag that/ waved over Ft. Sumter during/ the bombardment & was taken/ away by Gen. Anderson who cut this/ off on board the Baltic to give/ Gus for Wood Lowery."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number: 
2008.42.409ab
Gallery Label: 
The "Gus" referred to on the envelope is probably Gustavus Vasa Fox, and the envelope was probably inscribed by his wife, Virginia Woodbury Fox.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1861
eMuseum Object ID: 
63962
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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