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Dress designed by Tracy Reese and worn by the First Lady in connection with the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Designed by:
Tracy Reese, American, born 1964  Search this
Worn by:
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
silk and rayon blend with glass and plastic beads, and plastic zipper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On Form): 40 1/4 × 22 1/2 × 14 in. (102.2 × 57.2 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.177
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.177
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Ticket stub for Washington, DC to Montgomery, AL for Selma-Montgomery March

Issued by:
Southern Railway Company, American, 1894 - 1990  Search this
Used by:
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 4.4 cm)
Type:
ticket stubs
Place depicted:
Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Montgomery, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Transportation  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number:
2010.71.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.71.14
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UAW supports jobs

Photograph by:
Laura Jones, Canadian  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW), American, ca. 1955  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 7629 pixels × 5070 pixels (7629 × 5070 cm)
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 19, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Health  Search this
Housing  Search this
Justice  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Laura Jones
Object number:
2017.90.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Laura Jones
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition:
City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.90.2
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Chromogenic print of an aerial view of Resurrection City

Photograph by:
P. Kenneth Jadin, American  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image and sheet): 13 3/4 × 11 in. (35 × 28 cm)
Type:
chromogenic color prints
Place depicted:
Resurrection City, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 21, 1968 - June 23, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Health  Search this
Housing  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of P. Kenneth Jadin
Object number:
2017.98.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© P. Kenneth Jadin
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Exhibition:
City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.98.1
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Phylogenetic structure in tropical hummingbird communities

Author:
Parra, Juan L.  Search this
Rahbek, Carsten  Search this
Graham, Catherine H.  Search this
McGuire, Jimmy A.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_110526

Expanded view of the local-regional richness relationship by incorporating functional richness and time: a large-scale perspective

Author:
McMahon, Sean M.  Search this
Canning-Clode, João  Search this
Wahl, Martin  Search this
Maloney, Kelly O.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2010
Topic:
Animal health  Search this
Environmental sciences  Search this
Coastal ecology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_93266

Genetic structure of breeding and wintering populations of Swainson's Warbler

Author:
Graves, Gary R.  Search this
Winker, Kevin  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2008
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Vertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
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Vertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_74493

The role of desiccation tolerance in determining tree species distributions along the Malay-Thai Peninsula

Author:
Bunyavejchewin, Sarayudh  Search this
Baltzer, Jennifer L.  Search this
Davies, Stuart James  Search this
Noor, Md Nur Supardi  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2008
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_55393

Drought sensitivity shapes species distribution patterns in tropical forests

Author:
Tyree, Melvin T.  Search this
Turner, Benjamin L.  Search this
Engelbrecht, Bettina M. J.  Search this
Condit, Richard S.  Search this
Kursar, Thomas A.  Search this
Comita, Liza S.  Search this
Hubbell, Stephen P.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2007
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_55461

Effects of rain forest logging on species richness and assemblage composition of small mammals in Southeast Asia

Author:
Pfeiffer, Martin  Search this
Lakim, Maklarin B.  Search this
Kalko, Elisabeth Klara Viktoria  Search this
Wells, Konstans  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2007
Topic:
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_55712

Gavel used by Judge Robert Terrell

Created by:
Armstrong Manual Training School, American, founded 1902  Search this
Subject of:
Judge Robert Herberton Terrell, American, 1857 - 1925  Search this
Owned by:
Judge Robert Herberton Terrell, American, 1857 - 1925  Search this
Medium:
cedar, silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 1 3/4 in. (4.4 × 7 × 4.4 cm)
Type:
gavels (ceremonial mallets)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place collected:
Highland Beach, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1914
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Law  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ray and Jean Langston in memory of Mary Church and Robert Terrell
Object number:
A2017.13.1.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mary Church Terrell Family Archive
Classification:
Archival Collections
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2017.13.1.7
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Nautical clock gifted from Pres. Theodore Roosevelt to William L. Houston

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
President Theodore Roosevelt, American, 1858 - 1919  Search this
Received by:
William Lepre Houston, American, 1870 - 1953  Search this
Owned by:
Charles Hamilton Houston, American, 1895 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
glass, metal and marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.4a Clock): 7 × 4 3/8 × 4 3/8 in. (17.8 × 11.2 × 11.2 cm)
H x W x D (.4b Stand): 10 × 4 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (25.4 × 11.4 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
mantel clocks
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1905-1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
United States--History--1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.59.4ab
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Photographic print of Charles H. Houston, Jr. as a child on tricycle

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Charles Hamilton Houston Jr., American, 1940 - 2018  Search this
Manufactured by:
Eastman Kodak Company, founded 1889  Search this
Owned by:
Charles Hamilton Houston, American, 1895 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 5/16 × 3 1/4 in. (8.4 × 8.3 cm)
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Play  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.2
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_2018.59.2
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Agency history, 1966-

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1966
1966-
Topic:
African American museums  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217775

Predation shapes invertebrate diversity in tropical but not temperate seagrass communities

Author:
Ruiz, Gregory M.  Search this
Torchin, Mark E.  Search this
Freestone, Amy L.  Search this
Papacostas, Katherine  Search this
Sewall, Brent J.  Search this
Carroll, Elizabeth W.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2019
Topic:
Animal health  Search this
Environmental sciences  Search this
Coastal ecology  Search this
Tropics  Search this
Biology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_153277

Tuxedo jacket worn by Eugene Allen

Manufactured by:
Lewis & Thos. Saltz, Inc., American, founded 1936  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
wool, satin, thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 33 × 26 1/4 × 1 9/16 in. (83.8 × 66.7 × 4 cm)
Type:
dinner jackets
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.1

Collar stays worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 × 1/4 in. (6.4 × 0.7 cm)
Type:
stays (costume components)
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.10ab

White House badge worn by Eugene Allen

Issued by:
The White House, founded 1792  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
plastic, metal, ink, paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 1/2 × 2 3/4 in. (11.4 × 7 cm)
Type:
badges
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.11

Pair of cuff links worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal, pearl
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)
Type:
cuff links
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.12.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.12.1ab

Box housing a pair of cuff links worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
cardboard, coated paper, synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 7/8 × 9/16 × 2 3/16 in. (4.8 × 1.4 × 5.6 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.12.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.12.2

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