On View
Power of Place Gallery
Exhibition
Power of Place
Issued by
United States Army, American, founded 1775
Used by
Hardiman, Garwood Von, American, 1916 - 2002
Received by
Hardiman, Ora Mae, American, born 1896
Date
ca. 1944
Medium
wood
Dimensions
H x W x D: 13 1/2 × 25 15/16 × 14 1/2 in. (34.3 × 65.9 × 36.8 cm)
Description
A rectangular wooden crate sent by Lt. Garwood Hardiman to Mrs. Ora Mae Hardiman. Handwritten in black ink on one side of the crate is “From / LT. Q.V. Hardiman / A.P.O. 501,402 Port (1) / % P.M. San Francisco / To Mrs. Ora Mae Hardiman / General Delivery / Potoka, Indiana.” One side of the crate is open.
Place used
Lyles Station, Gibson County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Military
Type
crates
Topic
Communities
Families
Military
World War II
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lyles Station Historic Preservation Corporation
Object number
2012.155.5
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51266f608-1d5d-406b-b614-85bb5a98f473
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