Edwin B. Babbitt


Oil on illustration board. Portrait of one star General Edwin B. Babbit. Babbit wears the 4th Infantry Division patch on the shoulder of his left arm sleeve. He wears a officers pin on his collar and a Sam Browne belt. Babbit is also wearing glasses.

Associated Date: 1917 - 1918

Associated Person: Chase, Joseph CummingsArtist: Chase, Joseph Cummings

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Distinguished Service MedalRelated Event: World War I


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Credit Line: Committee to Acquire for the Nation the Chase Collection of A. E. F. Portraits

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: AF.37688Catalog Number: 37688Accession Number: 117218

Object Name: Painting

Physical Description: oil (overall production method/technique)illustration board (overall material)Measurements: overall: 24 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 62.23 cm x 46.99 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7c3f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_447607

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