rubbings, VVM name
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From the collection of the National Park Service, National Mall and Memorial Parks.

rubbings, VVM name

CATALOG NUMBER

VIVE 20004

ACCESSION DATE

06/02/2010

ITEM SUMMARY

Ten (10) Vietnam Veterans Memorial (VVM) name rubbings for various VVM Wall honorees completed in multicolored crayon. The artifacts were left at The Wall by anonymous donors between May - June 2010.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

TEN (10) VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL (VVM) NAME RUBBINGS DEDICATED TO U.S. MARINE CORPS PRIVATE FIRST CLASS (PFC) NICHOLES SOCHACKI, U.S. MARINE CORPS PRIVATE FIRST CLASS (PFC) DEWIGHT EDWARDS NORTON, U.S. ARMY CORPORAL (CPL) VINCENT FEJA GUERRERO, U.S. ARMY PRIVATE (PVT) HECTOR LOPEZ, U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 5 (SP5) DONALD RAY MARLOW, U.S. ARMY SERGEANT (SGT) JIMMY LEE HOWARD, U.S. ARMY SERGEANT FIRST CLASS (SFC) RONALD STANTON, U.S. AIR FORCE FIRST LIEUTENANT (1ST LT) DONALD WILLIAM BRUCH, JR., U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 4 (SP4) BLAINE WILBERT ENOS, JR., U.S. AIR FORCE CAPTAIN (CAPT) RICHARD JOSEPH MALLON, U.S. MARINE CORPS LANCE CORPORAL (LCPL) CHARLES COLEMAN HINTON, JR., U.S. MARINE CORPS PRIVATE FIRST CLASS (PFC) EARL EDWARD BARNHART, JR., U.S. MARINE CORPS PRIVATE FIRST CLASS (PFC) LLOYD DEAN LAKE, U.S. ARMY LIEUTENANT COLONEL (LTC) SELWIN DEROY WISDOM, U.S. NAVY HOSPITALMAN (HN) BRIAN EUGENE CAMPBELL, U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 4 (SP4) STEPHEN MICHAEL TRAYNOR, U.S. ARMY CORPORAL (CPL) CORNELIUS TERRY, U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 4 (SP4) HARLEY DAIRREL WHITNEY, U.S. ARMY PRIVATE (PVT) MICHAEL JAMES ROBINSON, U.S. MARINE CORPS PRIVATE FIRST CLASS (PFC) LARRY EARL TENNILL, & U.S. NAVY HOSPITAL CORPSMAN, CHIEF PETTY OFFICER (HMC) LEWIS BENTON LONG, RESPECTIVELY. THE NAME RUBBINGS EACH CONSIST OF A RUBBED IMPRESSION OF A VVM WALL HONOREE NAME EXECUTED IN ORANGE, BLUE, GREEN, BLACK, TURQUOISE, OR PINK CRAYON AND BLOCK SCRIPT UPON THE OBVERSE AND/OR REVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF A RECTANGULARLY SHAPED SHEET OF WHITE, UNLINED PAPER.

ACCESSION GROUP

VIVE-00250

RECORD COPONENT QTY

10

ASSOCIATED ITEM TEXT

Text of the rubbed inscriptions upon the various object surfaces is transcribed in full, as follows: "NICHOLES SOCHACKI / DEWIGHT E NORTON / VINCENT FEJA GUERRERO / HECTOR LOPEZ / DONALD RAY MAR [incomplete] / JIMMY LEE HOWARD / DONALD STANTON / DONALD W BRU [incomplete] / BLAINE W ENOS Jr / RICHARD J MALLON / CHARLES C HINTON Jr / EARL E BARNHART Jr / LLOYD D LAKE / SELWIN D WISDOM / BRIAN L CAMPBELL / STEPHEN M TRAYNOR / CORNELIUS TERRY / HARLEY D WHITN [incomplete] / MICHAEL J ROBINSON / LARRY E TENNILL / LEWIS B LO [incomplete]"

ITEM DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Item Weight: 2.3g (Weight of a single VVM name rubbing only)
Item Length: 10.7cm
Item Width: 27.7cm