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Guide to the Records of the 7th Regiment
1767-1983 (bulk 1830-1947)
  MS 556

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Maurita Baldock, Richard Fraser, Melissa Haley, Jan Hilley

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 18, 2018
Description is in English.

Container List

Series XVI: Artifacts, 1806-1961

Scope and Contents note

This series contains artifacts of the 7th Regiment. It includes many ribbons, pins, and flags. It also includes other items such as dog tags, games, and a booklet on the project to catalog the items in the 7th Regiment library.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 89 Folder : 1 Printed Label on Cardboard reading "1806 Masonic Artillerie Company Second Company Company B Seventh Regiment N.Y.S.M."
1806
Box: 89 Folder : 2 Regimental Fair Souvenirs (ticket, illustrated card, ladies badges, guns and target pin, subscriptions for prizes, and ribbons)
1879
Box: 89 Folder : 3 U.S. Grant Memorabilia (pamphlet, ribbons, envelope)
1885, 1897, undated
Box: 89 Folder : 4 Watch Fobs
1909, 1916
Box: 89 Folder : 5 Mexican Border Seal and Rifle Marksman's Badge
1916, undated
Box: 89 Folder : 6 Army Orders - Awards for Gallantry and Devotion to Duty in Action
1919
Box: 89 Folder : 7 Locker Tabs
Undated
Box: 89 Folder : 8 7th Regiment Crests
Undated
Box: 89 Folder : 9 Mementos of Colonel Ellsworth
Undated
Box: 89 Folder : 10 Hat Bands and Glove
Undated
Box: 89 Folder : 11 Veterans of the Seventh Regiment commemorative coin

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired June 11, 2018 (accession no. MS.2018.025).

Undated
Box: 90 Red White and Blue Rosette worn by many prisoners in Libby Prison
1862
Box: 90 Wooden Soldier with note of explanation written by D.W.C. Falls
1914
Box: 91 Booklet describing WPA project to conserve and catalog contents of the military library of the 107th Infantry Regiment
1940
Box: 91 Index Cards of names and addresses
Undated
Box: 92 Ribbons (6)
1874, 1892, 1916, undated
Box: 92 Dog Tags of George Darling (Pvt. 1st Cl Btry. D 394 F.A.)
Undated
Box: 92 Pins (5)
Undated
Box: 92 Shoulder Straps (2)
Undated
Box: 93 Ribbons
1874-1916, undated
Box: 93 Pins, Paperweight, and Small Container
1879-1917, undated
Box: 94 Playing Cards and a Cribbage Board and Cribbage Pieces in a container to appear like a 7th Regiment backpack
Undated
Box: 94 Box of Mapping Tools
Undated
Box: 94 Medals
1884-1905
Box: 95 Four Flags
Undated
Box: 95 War Games Set
Undated
Box: 95 Sign reading "Seventh Regiment"
Undated
Box: 96 Framed Set of Pins and Medals
1885-1898
Box: 96 Helmet
Undated
Box: 96 Hat with 7th Regiment Insignia
Undated
Box: 96 Tube containing Proclamations for Seventh Regiment Day and Seventh Regiment Week
1956, 1961
Box: 97 Fragments and Artifact Housing

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