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Titlesort ascending Date Object Number
Abraham Lincoln Centennial Medal 1909 INV.3755
Abraham Lincoln campaign ephemera ca. 1864 INV.2895
Abraham & Straus charge card 1960s-1970s 2017.36.6
ABM is an EDSEL 2006.5.102
Abe/Hirschfeld/for U.S.Senate 1964 2008.18.1.35
ABC Cubes ca. 1885 2000.424
ABC & Picture Blocks: The House That Jack Built 1897 2000.405
Abacus w/sticker 1800-1900 INV.7900
A.A.S.R./CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION/HOTEL KNICKERBOCKER FEB.24, 08/1807/1907 ca. 1908 2004.23.1
A. Loudon Snowden Mint and Treasury Medallion 1881-1910 INV.4649
A. D. T. Messenger Boy ca. 1910 2000.338
A. D. T. Messenger Boy ca. 1910 2000.338
A Trip to Paris: A New and Laughable Game ca. 1870 2000.755
A Peep at the Circus 1887 2000.246
A New Dissected Map of the World with a Picture Puzzle of the Capitol at Washington 1888 2000.435
A New Dissected Map of the United States ca. 1887 1992.12.3
A New Dissected Map of the United States ca. 1887 2000.547
A I 1980-2000 2011.40.13
A Happy 150th Birthday: Edison button 2006.5.46
A B C of Comic Animals 1897 2000.783
A B C Blocks ca. 1883 2000.244
9-11-2001 Remember 2001-2002 2002.5.22
9 wood wedges 1815-1850 1932.237.j.3
9 buttons on cardboard INV.2766
9 badges w/document in case INV.3584
8 pins and medals in box INV.2773
8 Packets Metalic Powder 1864-1890 1932.237.c33
7th Regiment Reception Ribbon ca. 1866 INV.1597
6N53 32 NY46, Disabled Am. Veterans 1925-1950 INV.4655a
65 Irving Place ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.42
6 political buttons: Halley...Robinson INV.4270
6 pins w/flag and button: INV.3139A-F
6 Pieces cream colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.26
6 pieces card 1815-1850 1932.237.m.8
6 buttons, 1 pin: Liberty Loan, Victory, Wilkie INV.4274
6 buttons on cardboard INV.2767
585 ca. 1900 585
54th Annual Encampment Medal 1920 1920.153
540 Park ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.106 ab
50th Annual Encampment & Zan L. Tidball Commander Commemorative Medal 1916 Z.3237
50th Anniversary, Belmont Park 2008.47.134
5-4 is not a mandate 2003 2003.40.11
5 Ribbons INV.2859.1-5
5 pieces multi-colored paper. 1815-1850 1932.237.m.43
5 metal buttons in env. INV.5775
5 loose buttons 1920-1970 2004.27.16
5 buttons on paper INV.1740
48 Pieces Resin 1815-1850 1932.237.c32
45-70 bayonet 1870-1900 INV.7832
45-70 bayonet 1870-1900 1951.506g
410 shot gun pistol 1940-1950 1953.122
400th Anniversary of Discovery of the Americas Medal 1892 INV.10759
400th Anniversary of Discovery of America Commemorative Medal 1893 203
400th Anniversary of Discovery of America Commemorative Medal 1892 2008.42.21
4-40 Club 2008.47.149
4 square baskets w/lids in larger basket w/lid 1900-1950 INV.10098
4 Ribbons 1865 INV.2884
4 ribbons INV.4364.1-.4
4 pins, ribbon w. pin in box INV.2210A-G
4 Pieces Rough Paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.13
4 Pieces heavy white paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.33
4 Paperboard Cards 1815-1850 1932.237.m.12
4 loose buttons ca. 1940 2004.27.17
4 ID cards for bars, 2 bars all in envelope INV.2762
4 Bar Pins + Docu. INV.1899
4 badges: Lincoln Memorial INV.1720A-D
4 Badges 1865 INV.2785
39 paintsticks or tools 2002 2003.87.4a-mm
35 Frame fragments 1815-1850 1932.237k
3 Ribbons INV.2896
3 Ribbons INV.2885
3 political buttons: Stevenson INV.4269
3 pins in box INV.2774
3 Pieces paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.14
3 Pieces heavy white paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.19
3 Pieces cream paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.21
3 pairs of socks INV.8036C
3 loose buttons ca. 1940 2004.27.18
3 lapel buttons INV.4276
3 denarii of Hadrian in envelope INV.10692
3 coins: Chalmer's Annapolis,2-Shilling,1 Sixpence, 1783 INV.13884
3 buttons on card INV.1988
3 buttons on card INV.1992
2d lieutenant's bar on card 1890-1919 INV.2768
250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal 1905 1942.333
250th Anniversary of Jewish Settlement in the United States Medal 1905 INV.2599
24 pieces paperboard 1815-1850 1932.237.m.3
24 Fifth Avenue ca. 1960-1980 2007.6.171
22 pieces linen 1815-1850 1932.237.m.1
200th Aniversary of the White House Medal 2000 2000.920
2009.33.46 2009.33.46
2009.33.45 2009.33.45
2009.33.44 2009.33.44
2009.33.42 2009.33.42
2009.33.41 2009.33.41
2009.33.40 2009.33.40
2009.33.39 2009.33.39
2009.33.38 2009.33.38
2009.33.37 1918 2009.33.37
2002.74.1 2002.74.1
2001.44 ca. 1935 2001.44
2000.58 2000.58
2000.57 2000.57
2000.53 2000.53
2000.52 2000.52
2000.51 2000.51
2000.50 2000.50
2000.49 2000.49
2000.46 2000.46
2000.45 2000.45
2000.44 2000.44
2000.40 2000.40
2000 World Series ticket for game 5 2000 2000.910
2000 World Series Ticket 2000 2000.909
2000 World Series ticket 2000 2000.911
20 Pieces Brown Paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.16
20 pcs. of Red Cross memorabilia in box (buttons,badges,etc) INV.2777
20 Paper coasters 1815-1850 1932.237.h.1
2-hand smoothing plane 1850-1900 1948.443
2 tokens: N.Y.C. Transit Authority Tokens INV.4257
2 tokens: Food Ration Tokens 1944-1945 INV.4261.1
2 Roosevelt Dimes in envelope INV.3577
2 ribbons INV.2863
2 ribbons INV.2865
2 Ribbons INV.2797
2 pin badge backs INV.2093
2 pieces white paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.42
2 pieces paperboard with linen pasted on it 1815-1850 1932.237.m.2
2 Pieces of wood in laminated paper box 1815-1850 1932.237.j.1
2 Pieces laminated paper. 1815-1850 1932.237.m.30
2 Pieces heavy brown paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.28
2 Pieces cream paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.20
2 pieces cream colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.41
2 Pieces cream colored copper plate paper inside 1 piece, folded blue paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.22
2 pieces blue paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.27
2 paper dolls and 2 outfits mounted 1890-1900 INV.10281
2 Mouse traps 1815-1850 1932.237i
2 Minie Balls & 1 Buckle mounted on Wood: July 1,2,3,1863 INV.3408
2 medals in envelope: Opening Ritz Carlton Hotel 1910, 1910 1977.72a
2 medals in envelope: INV.10669
2 Medals in Box:Roosevelt Reception...June 18,1910 INV.3557AB
2 leather fragments: belt loops INV.11451
2 keys 1800-1900 INV.256
2 horse team on platform w/wheels 1850-1900 INV.7631
2 forks 1850-1865 1940.913ab
2 dolls in case w/cradle ca. 1870 1956.57
2 denarii in envelope: King Juba of Mauretonia INV.10674
2 compartment box w/handle containing collection of marbles 1840-1900 INV.8980
2 compartment box w/handle 1825-1900 INV.8984
2 clips (belonord and scabbard numbered 1919.16ab??) ca. 1824 1919.16
2 Civil War shoulder straps in env.: A.H. Gallatin, Asst. Surgeon... INV.10812
2 Civil War shoulder straps in env.: A.H. Gallatin, Asst. Surgeon... INV.10812
2 buttons on docu 1923 INV.4668a
2 buttons on card: Franklin D. Roosevelt; William B. Borah INV.4194
2 buttons + docum. INV.2207A-C
2 buttons INV.2605
2 buttons INV.2601
2 bows w/ribbon and flag INV.3135AB
2 badges INV.2809AB
2 Badges INV.2784AB
2 babies in carraige 1860-1900 1932.159
1st Troop Cavalry cartridge pouch w/shoulder strap; late 19th C. 1840-1850 INV.8011
1st Annual Convention, Essex County, New Jersey; 1931 INV.4596B
1987.15 1897 1987.15
1975 Bicentennial Commemorative Medal 1975 INV.3574
1974 Bicentennial Commemorative Medal 1974 1975.8
1968 Republican National Convention Miami Beach 1968 INV.7094
1964-1965 World's Fair Souvenir Spoon 1964-1965 2008.41
1964-1965 World's Fair Souvenir Glass 1964-1965 2008.40c
1964-1965 World's Fair Souvenir Glass 1964-1965 2008.40e
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Souvenir Glass 1964-1965 2008.40b
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Souvenir Glass 1964-1965 2008.40d
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Souvenir Glass 1964-1965 2008.40f
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Glass 1964-1965 2008.40a
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Glass 1964-1965 2008.40g
1964-1965 New York World's Fair Glass 1964-1965 2008.40h
1964-1965 New York World's Fair ca. 1964 2008.36.8
1964-1965 New York World's Fair ca. 1964 2008.36.9
1961.57h 1961.57h
1951.387d 1951.387d
1951.387c 1951.387c
1943.52 1840-1860 1943.52
1943 Steel cents (70) 1943 2009.52.129
1941.1023c-e 1941.1023c-e
1940.779 1940.779
1939 New York World's Fair Token 1939 INV.4819
1933 Chicago World's Fair Elongated Cent 1933 INV.4818
1932.237b.221 1815-1850 1932.237b.221
1932.237.e1 1815-1850 1932.237.e1
1926 Philadelphia Sesquicentennial International Exposition Medal 1926 INV.3284
1924 New York City National Democratic Convention Commemorative Medal 1924 1941.783
1901 Pan-American Exposition Commemorative Medal 1901 INV.3289
1901 Pan-American Exposition Commemorative Medal 1901 1942.299
1901 Pan-American Exposition Commemorative Medal 1901 808
1901 Pan-American Exposition Commemorative Medal 1901 1942.298
1901 Pan-American Exposition Commemorative Medal 1901 1939.254
1901 Cleveland Medal ca. 1901 INV.3679
1900 Paris Universal Exposition Plaquette 1900 INV.10685
1900 Paris Universal Exposition Medal 1900 INV.3525
1900 Paris International Exposition Medal 1900 1956.212
1892 Italian-American Exposition Medal 1892 1940.237
1889 Paris International Exposition Award Medal 1880 INV.5562
1878 Paris Universal Exposition Medal 1878 INV.3534
1876 U.S. Centennial Exposition Medal 1876 INV.4322
1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition Commemorative Medal 1876 INV.3338
1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition Commemorative Medal 1876 INV.3330
1876 Centennial Exhibition Commemorative Medal 1876 INV.3319
1867 Silver Dollar box cover 1870-1900 INV.4871
1867 Paris Universal Exposition Medal ca. 1867 INV.10772
1863 Hamburg International Agricultural Exposition 1863 INV.4309
1848 Centenaire Municipal Centenary Ribbon with Medal 1943.120
1844 Nimes Scientific Congress Medal 1844 INV.10672
18/21 My first vote: McGovern 2006.14.20
18 Rosaries for Shrine 2001 2003.4e-v
1797 British Twopence: Georgius lll D: G.Rex.Britannia 1797 1797 INV.3857
1791 1 cent INV.3175
1784 Great Flood in Europe Medal 1784 INV.10663
1640 Paul Kruger 1900-1910 INV.8490
16/1 1896 Z.3607
16-4-52-34 Puzzle 1891 2000.706
16 to One Z.2680
14 metal spikes 1815-1850 1932.237.L.1ab
13th Regiment New Armory Fair Medal 1894 INV.4988
1281 Le Chignon 1880-1920 INV.8550
12 Pieces Charcoal 1815-1850 1932.237.c31
1195 ‎Nègre 1880-1920 INV.8496
1137 Zouave 1880-1920 INV.8493
11.2 11.2
11 Pieces paper card 1815-1850 1932.237.m.9
1075 Polonais 1865-1900 INV.8495
100th Anniversary of American Independence Medal 1876 INV.3430
100 Soldiers on Parade ca. 1900 2000.481
10 buttons on paper w/document, ref. to Willkie ca. 1940 INV.2201.1
1 Piece white paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.47
1 Piece laminate paper. 1815-1850 1932.237.m.29
1 Piece Creame colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.34
1 Piece cream paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.18
1 Piece cream colored paper. 1815-1850 1932.237.m.39
1 Piece cream colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.35
1 Piece cream colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.40
1 Piece cream colored paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.44
1 Piece cream colored light paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.36
1 Piece Cream Colored Copper Plate Paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.23
1 Piece Cardboard 1815-1850 1932.237.m.31
1 Piece brown paper. 1815-1850 1932.237.m.38
1 Piece Brown Paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.17
1 piece brown paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.46
1 Piece beige paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.32
1 Piece beige paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.37
1 Piece beige paper 1815-1850 1932.237.m.45
.22 Winchester single action rifle: inscribed 1953.111
(8) medals in box w/document INV.1803
(2) Badges and document 1880-1920 INV.1752
'Round the World Joe ca. 1890 2000.567
'Daughter of U. S. Secretary of State tries new Toronto discovery,' August 17, 1922
'Copter Club 2008.47.175
'Compass Lamp' lantern ca. 1905 1941.807
$10 Eagle 1799 1954.88a
$10 Eagle 1801 1954.88b
"Wood's Series" Washington Monument Medal 1876 INV.3221
"Wood's Series" Washington Monument Medal 1875 INV.3183
"Win with Stevenson" hat 1952 INV.6311
"Washington the Father of Our Country" Commemorative Medal 1800-1900 INV.3176
"Vote NO Questions 1&2" ca. 1970 2009.25.1
"Use with Good Judgement, Obama Condoms" 2009 2009.32.1
"Uncle Sam Sesquicentennial" Commemorative Medal 1962 1962.56
"UAW SUPPORTS BARACK OBAMA JOE BIDEN OBAMA '08, WWW.BARACKOBAMA.COM" 2008 2009.7
"Transitone" radio ca. 1941 2011.10.2
"The Washington Elm" Cambridge Centennial Medal 1875 INV.3184
"The Ultimate Stimulus Package, Obama Condoms" 2009 2009.32.3
"The Stourbridge Lion" Commemorative Plaquette 1929 INV.2805
"The Stourbridge Lion" Commemorative Plaquette 1929 1952.422
"The Great Match Ruffian" 2009.25.6
"Stevenson Kefauver" 2009.25.4
"Slinky" toy 2010 2010.30
"Senior Citizens Blow the Whistle on Crime" 1970s 2003.68.2
"SAVE HOSTOS" button ca. 1976-1978 2000.36
"ROOSEVELT/FOR/EX/PRESIDENT" Z.3632
"Roosevelt" Hide at Hyde! INV.7269
"Put ZING in Your LIFE" Gal Friday MAGAZINE ca. 1950 2003.68.18
"Pro Child, Pro Choice" 2009.41.1
"Peaseware" container with lid 1850-1890 1937.1588ab
"PART OF/THE WAY WITH/LBJ" Z.3628
"Paramount Fabrics Co." ca. 1958 2009.31.4
"Ottinger for Senator" ca. 1970 2009.25.7
"Olivieri for Assembly" ca.1968 2009.25.10
"Official New York World's Fair Pencil and Eraser Set" 1964-1965 2009.26.3
"Official New York World's Fair 1964-1965 Perpetual Calendar" 1964-1965 2009.26.2ab
"Official New York World's Fair 1964-1965 3 Minute Timer" 1964-1965 2009.26.1ab
"Obama' 08" 2008 2009.31.3
"New York Salutes 1st American World Chess Champion" ca. 1972 2009.25.3
"New York City on Television" ca. 1960 2009.27.1
"March For Women's Lives" 2004 2009.41.2
"Make Locker Rooms Great Again" baseball hat 2016 2017.52.4
"Lordly Lionel," from The Prince and Princess Series of Dressing Dolls ca. 1894 1973.10.5a-j
"leaf" fork w/3 tines 18 or 19th century 1938.279
"John Brown" pike ca. 1857-1859 INV.5736
"In Memory" We will Prevail 2002.25ab
"In God We Trust, Obama" 2009 2009.31.1
"I Like Ike" hat 1952 INV.6312
"I Do" support marriage equality ca. 2001 2012.19.2
"Humphrey" ca. 1968 2009.25.9
"Hope Is Note A Form of Protection, Obama Condoms" 2009 2009.32.2
"Harry's New York Bar" 2009.25.2
"Harriman" ca.1952-1956 2009.25.8
"God Bless America!" WWII radio toy 1942 2010.16.10
"Flowing Hair" dollar 1795 960
"Flowing Hair" dollar 1795 INV.13896.1
"EL MOROCCO" 2008.47.113
"EAST SIDE/WEST SIDE/WANTS WILLKIE" Z.3629
"Dynatomic" radio ca. 1946 2011.10.3
"Draped Bust" quarter dollar 1796 INV.13894b
"Draped Bust" quarter dollar 1806 INV.13894a
"Draped Bust" dollar 1796 INV.13896.2
"Consul" The Educated Monkey 1916-1918 2009.53.11
"Citibank Believes in the Bronx" 1970s 2003.68.1
"Chesapeake" 1930 1943.429
"Centennial of the Battle of Fort Washington, No. 7" Commemorative Medal 1876 INV.3173
"Bryan Money" One Silver Dollar 1896 INV.582
"Brownie Flash Six-20" camera ca. 1946 2011.10.4ab
"Big Parade" wind-up toy ca. 1928 2010.26.2
"BACKSTAGE AT RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL" Z.3599.4
"All Roads Lead to the Café Martin" PR.031.73SBK.3.MARTIN
"Alice in Wonderland" doll 2010 2010.31
"ADA" ca.1970 2009.25.5
"Abram for Senate" ca. 1968 2009.25.11
"A NEW BIRTH OF FREEDOM" 2008 2010.15.1
"A NEW BEGINNING IN '88/DUKAKIS-BENTSEN" Z.3625
"A Greeting" Ribbon 1900-1920 Z.3425
"21" 2008.47.150
"21" 2008.47.151
"2000" Crown 1999 2000.12
"1964-1965 New York World's Fair Daily Dime Bank" 1964-1965 2009.26.4
"1/20/09" 2009 2009.31.2
ca. 1870 1941.874
1900-1910 1941.834

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