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CHICAGO HISTORY MUSEUM (KAI) (1.099 recursos)

The Chicago History Museum’s outstanding and diverse collection of images, objects, books, manuscripts, and costumes tell the stories of the city’s and the nation’s history

Costume and Textile Collection

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  1. The clock mender

    Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978 (artist)
    Oil on canvas. Gold-colored frame with underlying red pigment; relief shell designs at corners of frame.

  2. The clock mender

    Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978 (artist)
    Oil on canvas. Gold-colored frame with underlying red pigment; relief shell designs at corners of frame.

  3. Bible belonging to Nina Spies


    Embossed leather bound bible (front cover detatched) with gold-leaf designes; spine embossed with gold-leaf "Holy Bible"; gilt edged pages; includes hand-written notations, letters, and printed materials.

  4. Bible belonging to Nina Spies


    Embossed leather bound bible (front cover detatched) with gold-leaf designes; spine embossed with gold-leaf "Holy Bible"; gilt edged pages; includes hand-written notations, letters, and printed materials.

  5. Men's jeweled cigarette case


    Jeweled cigarette case, circa 1910. Gunmetal, gold, saphire. Germany. Gift of Mrs. Hal Foust, 1968.803

  6. Men's jeweled cigarette case


    Man's cigarette case hinged of gun metal with the Hohenzollern (Royal family of Germany) crest in gold and clasp set with a cabachon sapphire. Gold elastic bands hold cigarettes in place.

  7. Woman's American Red Cross WWI uniform

    Marshall Field & Company (distributor)
    Uniform, woman's American Red Cross Motor Corps uniform, 1917-1918. Wool, linen, silk, leather. Marshall Field & Company, Chicago. Gift of Marie Plamodon, 1951.32a-j.

  8. Woman's American Red Cross WWI uniform

    Marshall Field & Company (distributor)
    Woman's American Red Cross Motor Corps uniform consisting of: a) Jacket of blue whipcord, dark green collar tabs with brass initials A.R.C., two white metal diamond shaped pins on each shoulder tab and American Red Cross Motor Service insignia on left sleeve. b) Matching straight skirt with two slit pockets at hips and self belt. c) Matching A.R.C. overseas cap with a square pin of a red enamel cross on a white background and "Motor Corps" in gold. d) Black leather 'Sam Brown' belt. e-f) Brown leather high boots, laced at instep, strap and buckle at top. g) White linen...

  9. Girl's bicycle

    Oxford Mfg. Co. (manufacturer)
    Girl's bicycle, circa 1895. Metal. Oxford Mfg. Co., Chicago. Gift of Mr. William J. Carmichael, 1977.40

  10. Girl's bicycle

    Oxford Mfg. Co. (manufacturer)
    Two wheels and frame with wide handlebars. Holes in fenders for stringing twine to prevent skirts from becoming tangled in wheels.

  11. Chicago Daily News delivery boy delivery wagon


    Coaster wagon, Wagon used by Chicago Daily News Delivery Boy, circa 1900. Oak, metal, rubber. United States. Gift of Mr. C. Bohm,1978.34

  12. Men's jeweled cigarette case


    Jeweled cigarette case, circa 1910. Gunmetal, gold, saphire. Germany. Gift of Mrs. Hal Foust, 1968.803

  13. Home made bucket drum with strap and tambourine


    Drum amd tambouline, home made bucket drum, 2012. Plastic. Chicago. Gift of Justin Wrezsinski, 2014.87.1a-c

  14. Home made bucket drum with strap and tambourine


    Struck drum - percussive instrument constructed from a white plastic commercial detergent drum with a metal handle and tambourine attached with a black and orange padded shoulder strap looped around the metal handle. Sides of the drum are wrapped with colored gauze material. Drum head is splintered and contains bright pink paint that is worn away. Tambourine is tunable with a wooden frame, five pairs of meal zils in a single row, and a synthetic head colored with pink spray paint attached with a metal loop.

  15. Dipper cup from the RMS Titanic, 1912


    Dipper cup from the RMS Titanic, 1912. Gift of Dr. Frank H. Blackmarr, 855-2H

  16. Dipper cup from the RMS Titanic, 1912


    Metal cup shapped dipper with wodden handle.

  17. Alderman Michael Kenna's badge


    Badge, Alderman Michael “Hinky Dink” Kenna's badge, 1897. Gold, diamond. Gift of Ruth McCormick Tankersley, 2012.26.1

  18. Alderman Michael Kenna's badge


    14K yellow gold star-shaped badge (wieght 25.5 dwts); Front: handmade gold star with hand engraved decoration, black enameled center circle with gold letters reading "Alderman/First Ward"; with a large central diamond and smaller diamonds at each point; Contains one (1) old European-cut diamond measuring approximately 11.15mm x 11.48mm x 5.47mm, weighing approx 4.27 carots with SI1 clarity grade and L-M color grade, chipped girdle; five (5) old European-cut diamonds measuring approx 5.56mm x 5.93mm x each in diameter weighing approx 3.90 carats total, with VS1-SI2 clarity grades, and J-K color grades, fair to good polish symmetry; Back: gold bar pin...

  19. Locket with images of Booth and Lincoln


    Locket, circa 1865. Brass, copper, glass, paper. Uniated States. Museum purchase, Estate of Charles F. Gunther, XA.1223

  20. Locket with images of Booth and Lincoln


    Gold color stamped metal pendant locket. Brass plated copper; glass glazing over photographs.

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