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front Lincoln Badge
Nov 30, 1864
Reflecting a popular Northern sentiment after the Civil War, this ribbon links Lincoln's accomplishments to those of George Washington.
front Curling Iron

Curling irons such as these were popular for home hairstyling during World War II (WWII).
front Watch fob with crystal drop
c. 1900
Madeline Wynne produced unique jewelry like this silver watch fob, at the turn of the 20th century.
front Pendants

Pendants were both decorative and functional objects for Native peoples of the northeast.
front Red slate gorget
c. 1750
Over forty years after the French and Native American raid on the town of Deerifled, Massachusetts, Eunice Williams, formerly of Deerfield, and her Kanien'kehaka (Mohawk) husband Arosen visited her brother, the Reverend Stephen Williams and gave him this red slate gorget.
front Beadwork barret
This beadwork barrette was made by Allison Tewesa McGregor, a Kanien'kehaka (Mohawk) in 1992.
front Beaded crown
This purple velvet beaded crown was made in 1993 by Robin Kanseniiostah Delaronde, a Kanien'kehaka (Mohawk).
front Beaver comb
This beaver comb was carved out of moose antler by Duffy Wilson, a member of the Beaver Clan of the Tuscarora Nation.
front Bear comb
This bear comb was carved out of a cow bone by Duffy Wilson, a member of the Beaver Clan of the Tuscarora Nation.
front Wedding Ring of Mrs. Hannah (Taylor) Hoyt
By the turn of the 19th century, more and more couples were sealing their wedding vows by exchanging rings like this gold band given to Hannah Taylor (1772-1864) by Elihu Hoyt (1771-1833) upon their marriage in 1794.


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