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

rubbing, VVM name

CATALOG NUMBER

VIVE 30122

ACCESSION DATE

05/15/2007

ASSOCIATED NAMES ON THE WALL
ITEM SUMMARY

Vietnam Veterans Memorial (VVM) name rubbing for U.S. Army Specialist 4 (SP4) Danny Joe Quaite. The artifact was left at Panel 12W of The Wall by an anonymous donor on March 27, 2007.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL (VVM) NAME RUBBING FOR U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 4 (SP4) DANNY JOE QUAITE. THE OBJECT CONSISTS OF A RUBBED IMPRESSION OF THE VVM WALL HONOREE NAME, "DANNY JOE QUAITE" EXECUTED IN GRAPHITE PENCIL AND BLOCK SCRIPT UPON THE CENTER OF THE OBVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF A RECTANGULARLY SHAPED SHEET OF WHITE, LINED, SPIRAL NOTEBOOK PAPER. AN NPS RANGER'S NOTE HANDWRITTEN IN GRAPHITE PENCIL AND VERTICALLY-ORIENTED BLOCK SCRIPT/ARABIC NUMERALS UPON THE CENTER, PROPER RIGHT-HAND EDGE OF THE REVERSE OBJECT SURFACE SPECIFIES THE VVM WALL LOCATION AND DATE OF DONATION AND READS, "3-27-07 / W12".

ACCESSION GROUP

VIVE-00228

RECORD COPONENT QTY

1

ASSOCIATED ITEM TEXT

Text of the rubbed inscription upon the obverse object surface, as well as of the handwritten inscription upon the reverse object surface, is transcribed in full, as follows: [Obverse object surface, center, rubbed inscription] "DANNY JOE QUAITE" / [Reverse object surface, center, proper right-hand edge, handwritten inscription] "3-27-07 / W12"

ITEM DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Item Weight: 1.3g
Item Length: 12.5cm
Item Width: 17.7cm