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Membership certificate to the American Colonization Society

Issued by:
American Colonization Society, American, 1816 - 1964  Search this
Received by:
Sarah Emlen Cresson, American  Search this
Signed by:
James Madison, American, 1751 - 1836  Search this
Ralph Randolph Gurley, American, 1797 - 1872  Search this
Elliott Cresson, American, 1797 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 11 3/8 in. (22.9 x 28.9 cm)
Type:
membership cards
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 22, 1832
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.77.9
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
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:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.77.9
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Intervention and colonization in Africa / by Norman Dwight Harris ; with an introduction by James T. Shotwell

Author:
Harris, Norman Dwight b. 1870  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 384 p. : maps (some col.) ; 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1914
C1914
Topic:
Colonization  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
DT31 .H37 1914
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_791412

A history of the colonization of Africa by alien races / by Sir Harry H. Johnston

Author:
Johnston, Harry 1858-1927  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 505 p., [8] folded leaves : col. maps. ; 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1913
Topic:
Colonization  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
DT31 .J64 1913
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_792626

Out of Asia: How Monkey and Ape Ancestors Colonized Africa

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 04 Jun 2012 18:05:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_cb2d12a3c5636914272417cda9a92bf3

Out of Africa: from West African Kingdoms to Colonization exhibition records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Extent:
9.15 Linear feet (17 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Exhibit scripts
Photographic prints
Exhibition records
Catalogs
Brochures
Correspondence
Place:
Africa, West -- history -- Exhibitions
Date:
1979-02 - 1980-02
Summary:
An exhibition on the history of the transatlantic slave trade, organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood and held there from February 1979-February 1980. Curated by Louise Daniel Hutchinson. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.
Related Archival Materials note:
Audiovisual materials related to this exhibition located in Anacostia Community Museum Archives.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist.
Topic:
Slave trade -- America -- Exhibitions  Search this
Slave trade -- Africa -- History  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Slave insurrections -- United States -- Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Exhibit scripts
Photographic prints
Exhibition records -- 1967-1989
Catalogs
Brochures
Correspondence
Citation:
Out of Africa: from West African kingdoms to colonization exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-031
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Out of Africa: from West African Kingdoms to Colonization exhibition records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-03-031
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The story of Africa and its explorers / by Robert Brown

Title:
Story of Africa
Author:
Brown, Robert 1842-1895  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 v. : ill., ports., maps ; 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Africa
Date:
1892
1895
1892-1895
Topic:
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Colonization  Search this
Call number:
DT11 .B76 1892
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_788570

A – W

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July–Dec. 1865
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Item 4.5.1.1
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref44
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Shifting continents, not behaviours: independent colonization of solitary and subsocial Anelosimus spider lineages on Madagascar (Araneae, Theridiidae)

Author:
Coddington, Jonathan A.  Search this
Agnarsson, Ingi  Search this
Blackledge, Todd A.  Search this
Kuntner, Matjaž  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2010
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Entomology  Search this
Insects  Search this
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Entomology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_81466

The map of Africa by treaty / by the late Sir E. Hertslet

Author:
Hertslet, Edward Sir 1824-1902  Search this
Brant, R. W (Richard William) 1852-1934  Search this
Sherwood, H. L (Harry Leslie) 1863-1946  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. (l, 1354 p.) : maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Sources
Maps
Place:
Africa
Date:
1909
Topic:
Treaties  Search this
History  Search this
Colonization  Search this
Call number:
DT31 .H47 1909
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_791847

Hat

Donor Name:
Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1898-May-07
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
033539
USNM Number:
E178321-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352554
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Hat 1

Donor Name:
Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1898-May-07
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
033539
USNM Number:
E178322-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352555
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Hat

Donor Name:
Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1898-May-07
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
033539
USNM Number:
E178323-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352556
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Hat

Donor Name:
Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1898-May-07
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
033539
USNM Number:
E178325-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352558
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Mancala Game Board

Donor Name:
American Colonization Society  Search this
Culture:
Liberian  Search this
Object Type:
Game Board
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1913-Oct-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
055986
USNM Number:
E280019-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8381915
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Shell-Money

Donor Name:
American Colonization Society  Search this
Culture:
Liberian  Search this
Object Type:
Shell Money
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1913-Oct-20
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
055986
USNM Number:
E280020-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8381916
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Hat

Donor Name:
Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Not Given  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1898-May-07
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
033539
USNM Number:
E178324-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8352557
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Douglass' Monthly, Vol. V. No. III

Container:
Box 1, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1862-09
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Collection of Frederick Douglass materials, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-112-ref29
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Shawl

Donor Name:
World Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Mandingo  Search this
Object Type:
Shawl
Place:
Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1894-Jul-17
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
028346
USNM Number:
E168863-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8349015
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Leather

Donor Name:
World Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Mandingo  Search this
Object Type:
Leather
Place:
Monrovia, Liberia, Africa
Accession Date:
1894-Jul-17
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
028346
USNM Number:
E168887-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8349042
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Pants

Donor Name:
World Colonization Society Of Washington  Search this
Culture:
Mandingo  Search this
Object Type:
Trousers
Place:
Liberia (not certain), Africa
Accession Date:
1894-Jul-17
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
028346
USNM Number:
E168860-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8349012
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