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Hirshhorn Spring Gala 2018

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-17T14:34:19.000Z
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
hirshhornmuseum
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_MmojORF7dZo

Club Harlem Revue of 1975

Created by:
Club Harlem, American, 1935 - 1986  Search this
Subject of:
Al Green, American, born 1946  Search this
The Pointer Sisters, American, founded 1969  Search this
Damita Jo DeBlanc, American, 1930 - 1998  Search this
Ben Alton  Search this
Clifton Williams  Search this
Cecil Randall  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 4 in. (22.9 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
programs
Place depicted:
Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Henrietta W. Shelton, Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2011.145.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.145.5
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Souvenir frame from Club Harlem

Created by:
Club Harlem, American, 1935 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 7/8 x 8 3/4 in. (17.5 x 22.2 cm)
Type:
frames (furnishings)
Place depicted:
Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th Century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Henrietta W. Shelton, Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2011.145.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.145.6
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Photographic print of a performance by Melvin Harris and the Blue Notes

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Club Harlem, American, 1935 - 1986  Search this
Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, American, founded 1954  Search this
Teddy Pendergrass, American, 1950 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/8 x 9 1/4 in. (15.6 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Nightlife  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 Henrietta W. Shelton, Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2011.145.7
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_2011.145.7
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Playbill for Hello, Dolly!

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
St. James Theatre, American, founded 1927  Search this
Subject of:
Pearl Bailey, American, 1918 - 1990  Search this
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Emily Yancy, American, born 1939  Search this
Sherri Brewer, American  Search this
Winston DeWitt Hemsley  Search this
Mabel King, American, 1932 - 1999  Search this
Morgan Freeman, American, born 1937  Search this
Roger Lawson  Search this
Thalmus Rasulala, American, 1939 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.43
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.43
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Playbill for Porgy and Bess

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Gershwin Theatre, American, founded 1972  Search this
Subject of:
Donnie Ray Albert, American, born 1950  Search this
Clamma Dale, American, born 1948  Search this
Wilma Shakesnider  Search this
Abraham Lind-Oquendo  Search this
Esther Hinds  Search this
Delores Ivory-Davis, American, born 1939  Search this
Robert Mosely, American, died 2002  Search this
Irene Oliver  Search this
George Gershwin, American, 1898 - 1937  Search this
Ira Gershwin, American, 1896 - 1983  Search this
DuBose Heyward, American, 1885 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 5 5/8 in. (22.9 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.80
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Social (see also oversized, Box 154)

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection / Series 2: Military Career / 2.3: Materials Arranged by Posting / 2.3.13: Far East Air Force (FEAF) Headquarters (Tokyo, Japan), Director of Operations and Training
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1915
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In the watches of the night : life in the nocturnal city, 1820-1930

Author:
Baldwin, Peter C.  Search this
Physical description:
284 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2015
19th century
Topic:
Nightlife--History  Search this
Night work--History  Search this
Municipal lighting--History  Search this
Cities and towns--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1111031

Program from the Cotton Club

Written by:
Ted L. Koehler, American, 1894 - 1973  Search this
Composed by:
Rube Bloom, American, 1902 - 1976  Search this
Produced by:
Herman Stark, American, 1895 - 1981  Search this
Subject of:
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, American, 1878 - 1949  Search this
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Clarence Robinson  Search this
Julian Harrison, American  Search this
Al Richards, American  Search this
Will Vodery's Jubileers, American  Search this
Alberto Socarrás, Cuban American, 1908 - 1987  Search this
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Cotton Club, American, 1923 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 × 10 1/4 in. (33.7 × 26 cm)
Type:
programs
Place used:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vicki Gold Levi
Object number:
2013.223.21
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.223.21
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Group portrait of young women in costume celebrating a birthday

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  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
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Women  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:
2012.137.3.50
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.137.3.50
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Indoor portrait of three women

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in. (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
portraits
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Labor  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Segregation  Search this
United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.69.13.45.C
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and 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_2007.1.69.13.45.C
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Indoor Photo of Nightlife on Nelson Street

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 x 5 in (10.2 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
negatives
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.69.21.20.A
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Crafting-Artistic-Image-making
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.69.21.20.A

Indoor Photo of Nightlife on Nelson Street

Created by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 x 5 in (10.2 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
negatives
portraits
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.69.21.20.B
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and 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_2007.1.69.21.20.B

Photographic print of Louis Armstrong and Ann Baker in a booth at Crawford Grill

Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Ann Baker, American, 1919 - 1999  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 1/16 × 11 1/2 in. (23 × 29.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 13 15/16 in. (27.9 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Hill District, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  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:
2014.302.88
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_2014.302.88
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Sign for Minton's Playhouse

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Minton's Playhouse, American, 1938 - 1974  Search this
Subject of:
Henry Minton, American, 1885 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
neon on metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38 × 297 × 13 in. (96.5 × 754.4 × 33 cm)
H x W x D: 38 × 273 × 13 in. (96.5 × 693.4 × 33 cm)
Type:
signage
Place used:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Bebop (Music)  Search this
Communities  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Harlem Community Development Corporation, a subsidiary of the New York State Urban Development Corporation, d/b/a/ Empire State Development
Object number:
2015.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.1

Wooden clapper from the Cotton Club promoting Ethel Waters

Subject of:
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
Cotton Club, American, 1923 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on wood with metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 8 1/2 × 7/8 in. (5.1 × 21.6 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
noisemakers
Place used:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, gift of Dwandalyn R. Reece in memory of Pauline Watkins Reece
Object number:
2015.45.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.45.3
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Photograph of five performing showgirls

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Laura Cathrell, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Café St-Michel, Canadian  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 11/16 × 9 5/8 in. (19.5 × 24.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/16 × 10 in. (20.5 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, North and Central America
Date:
early 20th-mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.61
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.61
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Photographic postcards of Lue Swarz

Photograph by:
Young Studio, American  Search this
Printed by:
Orcajo Photo Art, American  Search this
Subject of:
Lue Swarz, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2013.46.25.242.1): 3 7/16 × 5 7/16 in. (8.8 × 13.8 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.242.2): 3 7/16 × 5 7/16 in. (8.8 × 13.8 cm)
Type:
portraits
picture postcards
Place printed:
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.242.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.242.1-.2
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Postcard for The Official "Party With A Purpose" Afterparty, MMM 20th Anniv.

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
DJ Superior, American  Search this
Old Engine 12 Firehouse Restaurant, American, founded 2013  Search this
Teezy Money, American  Search this
GREDT A Diversitas Company, American, founded 1980  Search this
Million Man March, American, founded 1995  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
flyers
Place collected:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.251.14.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.251.14.18
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Postcard for The Official "Party With A Purpose" Afterparty, MMM 20th Anniv.

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
DJ Superior, American  Search this
Old Engine 12 Firehouse Restaurant, American, founded 2013  Search this
Teezy Money, American  Search this
GREDT A Diversitas Company, American, founded 1980  Search this
Million Man March, American, founded 1995  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
flyers
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.251.14.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.251.14.19
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