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Sword and firearm collection of the Society of the Cincinnati

Society of the Cincinnati.

Sword and firearm collection of the Society of the Cincinnati

in the Anderson House Museum, Washington, D.C. : with biographical sketches of the original owners

by Society of the Cincinnati.

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Published by The Society in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swords.,
  • Firearms.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Brewer Brown.
    ContributionsBrown, John Brewer, Anderson House Museum
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16641336M

    Rectangular certificate of membership into the Society of the Cincinnati printed on vellum. Signature of George Washington. Stretched onto frame using small iron nails with non-uniform heads. For 30 years previous to the close of the last war, he had not been a day out of the army. He was a member of the Society Cincinnati – also a member of the United States military Philosophical Society, and of the Lyceum of Natural History in the city of New York. Military. The mission of the Augusta County Historical Society is to study, collect, preserve, publish, educate about, and promote the history of Augusta County and its communities. The society also strives to make the citizens of Augusta County aware of their heritage. More pics like Lot Masonic Sword by Caldwell, Cincinnati Lot 28" etched and gilt blade, white bone handle. Brass cross guard and chain with brass scabbard.


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Editorial Reviews. The book is divided into five parts: 18th Century Swords; 19th and 20th Century Swords; Foreign Officers' Swords; Far Eastern Swords; Firearms. 40 swords and eight firearms are discussed. Each is illustrated with a menards.club: John Brewer Brown.

Get this from a library. Sword and firearm collection of the Society of the Cincinnati in the Anderson House Museum, Washington, D.C.: with biographical sketches of the original owners. [John Brewer Brown; Edward Morris Davis; Society of the Cincinnati.].

VOLUME ON THE SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI Blue cloth bound hardcover meas. approx. x inches and runs approx. pages. The full title is “SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI IN THE ANDERSON HOUSE MUSEUM ().

The full title is “SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI IN THE ANDERSON HOUSE MUSEUM WASHINGTON, D.C. WITH BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF THE ORIGINAL OWNERS.” Title is stamped in silver on the front and spine. Only light edge wear to covers. (1) " Sword and Firearm Collection of the Society of the Cincinnati" by John Brewer Brown, signed by author, # on Apr 11, Sword and firearm collection of the Society of the Cincinnati in the Anderson House Museum, Washington, D.C.: with biographical sketches of the original owners by Society of the Cincinnati (Book).

The core of the armament collection was donated by John Sanderson du Mont, a noted militaria collector and member of the New York State Society of the Cincinnati. These artifacts include the British Brown Bess musket, a Pennsylvania long rifle, cavalry and sea service pistols, officers' small swords, powder horns, and bayonets.

Brown, John Brewer, Sword and Firearm Collection of the Society of the Cincinnati Washington, D.C.: Society of the Cincinnati, Bugbee, James McKellar, Memorials of the Massachusetts Society of the Cincinnati Massachusetts: University Press, John Wilson and Son, Society of the Cincinnati eagle, drawing from B.J.

Lossing's Pictoral Field Book of the Revolution On June 19,the General Society of the Cincinnati adopted the bald eagle as its insignia. It is one of America's first post-revolution symbols and an important piece of American menards.clubr: Maj.

Gen. Henry Knox. The Society of the Cincinnati is the nation's oldest patriotic organization, founded in by officers of the Continental Army and their French counterparts who served together in the American Revolution. Its mission is to promote knowledge and appreciation of the achievement of American independence and to foster fellowship among its members.

David Condon started collecting antique firearms at the early age of 7 purchasing his first two guns from Herb Glass Sr. in He started dealing in He founded C&N Guns in that became subsequently the Winchester Gallery inand thereafter David Condon, Inc. in At the beginning of the Revolution, the army relied on soldiers to bring weapons from home, including hunting guns, militia arms and outdated martial weapons from the French and Indian War.

American soldiers also carried weapons captured from the enemy in. Sep 26,  · Sword and Firearm Collection of the Society of the Cincinnati (Washington: SOCI, ), pp. Property of the Society of the Cincinnati $ Previous page Next page.

The Colt Model Army Revolver by Pate. Rated out of 5 $ Add to cart Add to cart. The American Society of Arms Collectors was founded in as a permanent national organization for persons interested in the collection, research, study, and preservation of arms, armor, and accessories and accoutrements; to establish and promote standards and ethics in research and dissemination of information pertaining to the history of arms and armor; and to promote and further the.

In her hand she holds the badge of the Society of the Cincinnati – a bald eagle with a shield on its chest. The shield shows Cincinnatus giving his sword back to representatives of the Roman Senate.

This plate bearing the badge of the Society of the Cincinnati was part of a service that Belonged to President George Washington. The Society of the Cincinnati Medal Presented to William Linn on July 2, Stunning 24K eagle insignia with its original ribbon, in an oval 7¼ x 5¾" frame.

Gold. Height, 41mm; width, 30mm. Presented to Rev. William Linn (), first Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives, in Tactics of the New Mythologists of American History, by William H.

Wroten, Jr. Brown, Sword and Firearm Collection of The Society of the Cincinnati, by Hugh Benet, Jr. Encrusted with diamonds, emeralds, and rubies, the Diamond Eagle of the Society of the Cincinnati was the gift of French naval officers to George Washington in and has been the official insignia of the Society's president general ever since.

May 16,  · Presentation Swords for 10 Revolutionary War Heroes. held by a descendant who is a member of The Society of the Cincinnati. The Pickens sword was loaned to The Society of the Cincinnati for an exhibition in by Andrew Pickens Miller. Journal of the American Revolution also produces annual hardcover volumes, a branded book series.

The early archives collection chronicles the organization and activities of the Society of the Cincinnati from the time of its founding to the early twentieth century. The minutes, correspondence, rosters, reports, artwork and other official papers offer scholars a rich record of the history of America’s oldest national veterans’ organization, whose interests and concerns overlap.

A copy of Minor Myers, Jr.’s book The Insignia of The Society of the Cincinnati is held in the Museum’s reference library. L’Enfant also designed the Society’s Certificate of Membership. Original certificates are on view at the Museum.

Gun and Sword Collector, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. likes. all the latest news from Gun & Sword Collector magazine and Mowbray Publishing Jump to Sections of this page/5(5). Sword and Firearm Collection of the Society of the Cincinnati (Washington: SOCI, ), pp.

Property of the Society of the Cincinnati Condition: All lots are sold "AS IS" The condition of lots can vary widely and are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. *** - [Bianche] - Catalogue of European Court and Hunting Swords. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, *** - [Bianche] - Daggers and Fighting Knives of.

Included was an exhibit of medals struck by and for the Society of the Cincinnati, of which Washington served as first President General from The exhibit featured medals on loan from the collection of Richard Breithaupt, Jr., a President Emeritus of the Sons of the Revolution.

Dec 01,  · Society of the Cincinnati Badge With Related Materials. Documents and artifacts belonging to Society members John Patriot Wilson Neill and Richard Renshaw Neill.

Includes: Society of the Cincinnati Badge. Circa late s. Gold, " x 3". Manufactured by Bailey, Banks, and Biddle. Drop-winged eagle with sharply pointed gold wings and white. The State Society will regulate every thing respecting itself and the Societies of its districts, consistent with the general maxims of the Cincinnati, judge of the qualifications of the members who may be proposed, and expel any member who, by a conduct inconsistent with a gentleman and a man of honor, or by an opposition to the interests of.

Effects on society. Due to the tight control of firearms, very few people in Japan own a gun. Consequently, gun-related crimes are extremely low; inthe past 30 years, the year with the highest amount of gun-related deaths was 39 inand as low as 4 in Japan as a whole is largely uninterested in firearms.

Aug 02,  · Rare 18KT enameled Gold Revolutionary War Society of Cincinnati Medal. Side of medal is engraved Olyphant, attributed to a descendant of Dr. David Olyphant () Director General of Hospitals in the South Region. Medal is The New York Eagle, made by Colby & Johnson 19th century.

One side reads Omnia Reliquit Servare Rempublicam and shows three Senators presenting a sword. Gun Digest Book of Ruger Revolvers: The Definitive Every Man's Revolver It's a youngster compared to Colt's and Smith&Wesson, but Sturm, Ruger&Company has left a mark on the world of firearms.

Dec 07,  · The Diamond Eagle medal (© The Society of the Cincinnati) and portrait of George Washington by Joseph Wright, (Courtesy of the Philadelphia History Museum at. This badge belonged to Matthew Clarkson (), an original member of the Society of the Cincinnati. The badge appears in a portrait of Clarkson by.

This is truly a unique and historic sword. Included with the sword is an original catalogue published by Emmor K. Adams of Cranford, New Jersey, indocumenting his collection of "Arms, Weapons And Relics of American Wars, &c.

Especially the Revolutionary War." This sword is the second item described, No. WILLIE DIXON, BLUES SINGER AND SONGWRITER, DIES AT 76 Capt.

Brown was the author of a book, "Sword and Firearm Collection of the Society of the Cincinnati." In addition to the society. Gun and Sword Collector, Woonsocket, Rhode Island. likes. all the latest news from Gun & Sword Collector magazine and Mowbray Publishing. Jump to. Sections of this page.

Accessibility Help. Japanese Sword Society of Hawaii. Local Business. Navy Arms Firearms. Gun Store. menards.club and Kull's Old Town Station. VIDEO | Jack Warren, Executive Director of the Society of the Cincinnati, explains the evolution of firearms and the importance of French gunpowder in the American Revolution.

Combat Strategy in the Revolutionary War. Shop our art collection. WAR OF 'PERRY & EAGLES' SABER OF CAPTAIN DUTY SHUMWAY, NEW YORK MILITIA The sharply curved, single-edged blade is 32 3/4 in.

L x 1 1/2 in. W at the ricasso and has one wide fuller that terminates 6 1/2 inches from the point, with a false edge that extends approximately 10. With Sword and Pistol is a collection of four novellas by Edward M. Erdelac which, if not for the final story, could have easily been classified as a Sword and Sorcery work.

As such, it's now, instead, a collection of three Sword and Sorcery stories as well as one dark urban fantasy one/5. Oct 24,  · "The Uniform of the Several Regiments of Foot": the DAG's Uniform Book of (36thth Regiments) Dear Reader, Today, we have the second part of a collection of soldier images recently acquired by the Society of the Cincinnati Library.

The earliest combination weapons are what are commonly called sword canes or sword sticks today: a long, slender blade housed in a scabbard that doubled as the shaft of the cane.

These appeared in Europe in the 14th century and can still be purchased today in locales where concealed weapons legislation permits them.Hindman’s arms and armor buyers and consignors are serviced by the internationally recognized team at our Cowan’s location in Cincinnati.

For over 20 years, our arms historians have been an industry leader in the sale of historic and modern firearms, edged weapons, militaria, ethnographic weapons and .This badge belonged to Major David Lenox () of Philadelphia, who was elected as an honorary member of the Society of the Cincinnati in The original medal, which was distributed to Revolutionary War officers, was designed by Major Pierre Charles L'Enfant.