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"Radiant Fatherhood" by Lincoln Steffens

Collection Creator:
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt, 1875-1942  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Whitney Museum of American Art, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Papers, 1851-1975 (bulk 1888-1942). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitgert-ref876

W. Atlee Burpee & Company Seed Contests, 1924-1925

Creator:
W. Atlee Burpee & Co  Search this
Physical description:
5 boxes
Type:
Advertising
Business records
Correspondence
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1924
1924-1925
Topic:
Horticulture  Search this
Business  Search this
Mail-order business  Search this
Seed industry and trade  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Contests  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Vegetables  Search this
Local number:
AAG.BUR.ContestLetters
Restrictions & Rights:
Access to original documents by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens
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W. Atlee Burpee & Company Records, circa 1873-1978, bulk 1890-1930
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367582
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Studio portrait of father and child

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Schwartz and Shawn Wilson
Object number:
2012.137.8.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.8.2

Bright Eyes, Susette La Flesche: Speeches

Collection Creator:
Tibbles, Thomas Henry, 1840-1928  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1880
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Thomas Henry Tibbles papers, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Thomas Henry Tibbles papers
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-066-ref24
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Father and Daughter • New York, NY

Photograph by:
Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
Steinmetz Studio  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 13/16 x 19 1/16 in. (32.6 x 48.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 26 in. (50.8 x 66 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963; printed 1998
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.10.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Leonard Freed & Magnum Photos, Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.10.11

Cabinet card of Frederick Douglass with his grandson, Joseph Douglass

Photograph by:
Denis Bourdon, Canadian  Search this
Notman Photo Company, American, 1866 - 1894  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Joseph Henry Douglass, American, 1871 - 1935  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (16.5 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
Place made:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 10, 1894
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Charlene Hodges Byrd
Object number:
A2010.26.29.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Charlene Hodges Byrd Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2010.26.29.8.1

The Colored American Magazine Vol. XV No. 3

Issued by:
The Colored American Magazine, American, 1900 - 1909  Search this
Edited by:
Frederick Randolph Moore, 1857 - 1943  Search this
Published by:
The Colored American Publishing Company, American, founded 1900  Search this
Printed by:
Moore Publishing and Printing Company  Search this
Illustrated by:
Theodore R. M. Hanné  Search this
Subject of:
Emma Azalia Hackley, 1867 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 3/4 × 6 15/16 × 3/16 in. (24.8 × 17.6 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Poetry  Search this
United States--History--1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.64.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.64.5
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Father and daughter on the links, Northern California, c. 1970s

Photograph by:
Steve Jackson Jr., 1923 - 1999  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 7 1/2 × 9 1/8 in. (19 × 23.2 cm)
H x W (sheet): 8 × 9 13/16 in. (20.3 × 25 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place filmed:
Northern California, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Golf  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number:
2016.117.40
Restrictions & Rights:
© Linda A. Jackson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.117.40
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Letter written by John Brown and Frederick Douglass to Brown's wife and children

Written by:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
John Brown, American, 1800 - 1859  Search this
Received by:
Mary Ann Brown, American, 1817 - 1884  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (25.1 x 20 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 30, 1858
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Government  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.26.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.26.3
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Photographic print of the Berry family gathered around pot belly stove

Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Alexander Berry  Search this
Tula Berry  Search this
Alexander W. Berry, American, 1922 - 2008  Search this
Eartha Berry  Search this
Anthony Berry  Search this
Linda Berry  Search this
Shelia Berry  Search this
Marpessa Berry  Search this
Barbara Berry  Search this
Michael Berry  Search this
Brian Berry  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 12 3/4 × 15 5/8 in. (32.4 × 39.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 15 15/16 × 19 7/8 in. (40.5 × 50.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Ambridge, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.13
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Letter to Naomi Long from Reverend S.S. Jones regarding Clarence Long

Written by:
Rev. S. S. Jones, American, 1869 - 1936  Search this
Received by:
Naomi Long Madgett, American, born 1923  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. Clarence M. Long, American, born 1890  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) , plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 7/8 x 5 in. (20 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 14, 1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Communities  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Naomi Long Madgett
Object number:
2011.79.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.79.15
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Jackie Robinson with his wife and son

Photograph by:
Nina Leen, Russian, 1909 - 1995  Search this
Subject of:
Jackie Robinson, American, 1919 - 1972  Search this
Rachel Robinson, American, born 1922  Search this
Jackie Robinson, Jr., American, 1946 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 13 15/16 × 10 15/16 in. (35.4 × 27.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.166.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Time Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.166.6
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Martin Luther King III

Photograph by:
James H. Karales, American, 1930 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Coretta Scott King, American, 1927 - 2006  Search this
Martin Luther King III, American, born 1957  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 4738pixels × 2743pixels
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place captured:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Monica Karales and the Estate of James Karales
Object number:
2015.129.21
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of James Karales
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.129.21

Letter from Secretary Gideon Welles to his son Thomas

Written by:
Gideon Welles, American, 1802 - 1878  Search this
Received by:
Thomas Gideon Welles, American, 1845 - 1892  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Open): 7 × 8 15/16 in. (17.8 × 22.7 cm)
H x W (Closed): 7 × 4 7/16 in. (17.8 × 11.2 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 5, 1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.35.2.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.35.2.6
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The Taylor Family

Created by:
Roderick Terry, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
Penn Camera, American, 1954 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 5/8 x 13 11/16 in. (27 x 34.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 16, 1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roderick Terry
Object number:
2013.99.24
Restrictions & Rights:
© Roderick Terry
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
One Million Strong
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.99.24

Father & Son

Created by:
Roderick Terry, American  Search this
Penn Camera, American, 1954 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 16, 1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roderick Terry
Object number:
2013.99.42
Restrictions & Rights:
© Roderick Terry
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
One Million Strong
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.99.42

Like Father, Like Son

Created by:
Roderick Terry, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
Penn Camera, American, 1954 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. (34.8 x 27 cm)
H x W: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 16, 1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Roderick Terry
Object number:
2013.99.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Roderick Terry
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
One Million Strong
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.99.6

Photographic print of Tito and Paquito D'Rivera inscribed to Dizzy Gillespie

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Dizzy Gillespie, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Subject of:
Tito D'Rivera, Cuban  Search this
Paquito D'Rivera, Cuban American, born 1947  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 9 3/4 x 7 9/16 in. (24.8 x 19.2 cm)
H x W (Image): 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (23.5 x 19.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1950s, signed 1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Child musicians  Search this
Children  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2012.172.7.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.172.7.5
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Fatherhood in America : a history / Robert L. Griswold

Author:
Griswold, Robert L. 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 356 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1993
C1993
Topic:
Fatherhood--History  Search this
Call number:
HQ756.G78 1993X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_450540

From fatherless to fatherhood / Omar Epps

Author:
Epps, Omar  Search this
Subject:
Epps, Omar  Search this
Physical description:
x, 115 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Autobiographies
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
African American actors  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Fathers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1103951

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