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Five Poems

Written by:
Alice Walker, American, born 1944  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gender  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Literature  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.124.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1972 by Alice Walker. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Bacon, Henry, 1839-1912  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1875-1897
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Henry Bacon 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:
Henry Bacon papers, 1849-1931. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 37
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1937, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Access to undigitized portions requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The John Steuart Curry 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:
John Steuart Curry and Curry family papers, 1900-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Hale, Philip Leslie, 1865-1931  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1910-1930
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Philip Leslie Hale 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:
Philip Leslie Hale papers, 1818-1962, bulk 1877-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Marcus, Marcia, 1928-  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1980s
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 and born-digital records with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Marcia Marcus 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:
Marcia Marcus papers, 1928-2016, bulk 1950-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 109
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Hassel Smith 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:
Hassel Smith papers, circa 1900-2004, bulk 1930-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1981-1982
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Jack Tworkov 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:
Jack Tworkov papers, 1926-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946  Search this
Extent:
(2 folders)
Container:
Box 3, Folder 9-10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Microfilmed and digitized portions must be consulted on microfilm or the Archives website. Use of unmicrofilmed, undigitized portion requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Arthur and Helen Torr Dove 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:
Arthur and Helen Torr Dove papers, 1905-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944-1959
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 Hans Hofmann 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. Authotization to quote or reproduce, for purposes of publication, the 1998 May 27 interview of Max Spoerri by Tina Dickey requires written permission from Max Spoerri.
Collection Citation:
Hans Hofmann papers, circa 1904-2011, bulk 1945-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 40
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941-1964
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 Hans Hofmann 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. Authotization to quote or reproduce, for purposes of publication, the 1998 May 27 interview of Max Spoerri by Tina Dickey requires written permission from Max Spoerri.
Collection Citation:
Hans Hofmann papers, circa 1904-2011, bulk 1945-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Selected poems

Artist:
Emperor Fushimi (1265-1317; reigned 1287-98)  Search this
Inscription:
(of outer label) Emperor Gonara (1496-1557)  Search this
Medium:
Handscroll; ink on paper decorated with gold and silver
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 29.9 x 252.9 cm (11 3/4 x 99 9/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1294
Period:
Kamakura period
Topic:
Kamakura period (1185 - 1333)  Search this
poem  Search this
cursive script  Search this
semi-cursive script  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1976.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_F1976.7
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Poems

Collection Creator:
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Undated, 1940, 1962, 1972
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

This collection has been digitized and a majority of its content has been made available online for research and educational purposes. Online access to select materials is not available due to privacy or rights concerns.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in these collections. Consult the archivists for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lee Hays papers, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.HAYS, File Hays_03_04_044
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Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Poems on Various Subjects Religious and Moral

Written by:
Phillis Wheatley, American, 1753 - 1784  Search this
Illustrated by:
Scipio Moorhead, ca. 1750 - unknown  Search this
Published by:
Archibald Bell, British  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with leather and wood
Dimensions:
7 x 4 3/4 x 5/8 in. (17.8 x 12.1 x 1.6 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
London, England, Europe
Place depicted:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1773
Topic:
African American  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States--History--Colonial period  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.46
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
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Engraving of nine poems

Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 69 x 151.1 cm (27 3/16 x 59 1/2 in)
Type:
Rubbing
Origin:
China
Date:
inscriptions, ab: 618-907; c: 14th century
Period:
Tang dynasty
Topic:
Tang dynasty (618 - 907)  Search this
poem  Search this
China  Search this
rubbing  Search this
lettering  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Peking University
Accession Number:
F1980.59a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Landscape and Poems

Artist:
Li Liufang (1575-1629)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Li Liufang (1575-1629)  Search this
Luo Zhenyu (1866-1940)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 28.1 x 137.2 cm (11 1/16 x 54 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1626
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
mountain  Search this
poem  Search this
running script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Robert Feinberg
Accession Number:
F1985.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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edanmdm:fsg_F1985.40
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Miscellaneous Poems

Collection Creator:
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991  Search this
Extent:
(2 folders)
Container:
Box 2, Reel 5912, Frame 830-891
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1925-1933, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Prentiss Taylor 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:
Prentiss Taylor papers, 1885-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Poems with floral decoration

Artist:
Kojima Soshin (1580-ca. 1656)  Search this
Medium:
Handscroll; ink and color on gold-decorated paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 29.2 x 708.8 cm (11 1/2 x 279 1/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1652
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
flower  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
poems  Search this
poem  Search this
cursive script  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1976.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Transcriptions of Poems by Fayi

Artist:
Zhang Daqian 張大千 (China, 1899-1983)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on decorative paper
Dimensions:
H x W (avg. leaf): 27.2 x 19.1 cm (10 11/16 x 7 1/2 in)
Type:
Album
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1954?
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
poem  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1955.28.1-15
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with artist
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Twelve flowers and poems

Artist:
Xu Wei 徐渭 (1521-1593)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 32.8 x 544 cm (12 15/16 x 214 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
flower  Search this
peony  Search this
hibiscus  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
lotus  Search this
poem  Search this
orchid  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1954.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Four poems in running script

Artist:
Wu Kuan (1436-1504)  Search this
Calligrapher:
Frontispiece by Zha Shibiao (1615-1698)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 30 x 1248 cm (11 13/16 x 491 5/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
late 15th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
crow  Search this
poem  Search this
running script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Regents' Collections Acquisition Program
Accession Number:
F1980.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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