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The Sanctuary Choir marches in during the processional at Apostolic Church of God, Chicago, Illinois, 2005

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Apostolic Church of God, American, founded 1932  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in. (50.5 x 40.3 cm)
H x W (image): 18 7/16 x 12 3/8 in. (46.8 x 31.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jason Miccolo Johnson
Object number:
2012.144.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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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_2012.144.2

The Sanctuary Choir sings as converts are baptized after the morning worship service at Apostolic Church of God, Chicago, Illinois, 2005

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Apostolic Church of God, American, founded 1932  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.3 x 50.5 cm)
H x W (image): 12 1/4 x 18 5/16 in. (31.1 x 46.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jason Miccolo Johnson
Object number:
2012.144.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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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_2012.144.6

All Nations Church of God, from the Delta Portfolio

Artist:
Roger Minick, born Ramona, OK 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1967
Topic:
Landscape\California  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure group\elderly  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Dress\accessory\eye wear  Search this
Dress\accessory\cane  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David C. Ruttenberg through the courtesy of the Ruttenberg Arts Foundation
Object number:
1984.134.1.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967, Roger Minick
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.134.1.8

Youth usher Vivica Brooks passes out fans to congregants during Deacons', Deaconesses', and Evangelists' ordination service at Righteous Church of God, Washington, D. C., 2003

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Righteous Church of God, American, founded 1949  Search this
Vivica Brooks, American, born 1990  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 15 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (40.3 x 50.5 cm)
H x W (image): 12 7/8 x 18 3/8 in. (32.7 x 46.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.141.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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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_2012.141.3

[Group of African American people standing outside small rustic "Church of God in Christ" : photonegative.]

Photographer:
Olmstead, G. Dwoyid (Gilbert Dwoyid), 1914-1985  Search this
Donor:
Williams, Sydney Olmstead  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Olmstead, G. Dwoyid (Gilbert Dwoyid), 1914-1985  Search this
Collection Donor:
Williams, Sydney Olmstead  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3.6" x 4.7")
Culture:
African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Hill District (Pittsburgh, Pa.) -- 1940-1950
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- 1940-1950
Date:
Circa 1944
Scope and Contents:
Part of HIll District, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Building Exteriors, Street Scenes, Outdoor Views series.
Arrangement:
In box 1, image 50.
Local Numbers:
AC0270-0000050 (AC scan)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use by appointment. Photographs must be handled with gloves unless protected by sleeves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Church  Search this
Church buildings  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Collection Citation:
G. Dwoyid Olmstead Photonegatives, circa 1941-1949, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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G. Dwoyid Olmstead Photonegatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Group standing outside rustic "Church of God in Christ" (with hand lettered sign)

Collection Photographer:
Olmstead, G. Dwoyid (Gilbert Dwoyid), 1914-1985  Search this
Collection Donor:
Williams, Sydney Olmstead  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 50
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
G. Dwoyid Olmstead Photonegatives, circa 1941-1949, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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G. Dwoyid Olmstead Photonegatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Annual Baptism by Elder Michaux & Church of God--at the Griffith Stadium [photoprint]

Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Printmaker:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Names:
Griffith Stadium (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Michaux, Solomon Lightfoot, Elder  Search this
Series Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Rice, Moses P.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Date:
[ca. 1930-1950]
Scope and Contents:
Print probably made from original negative by Robert S. Scurlock, ca. 1970s. Baptismal candidates in white robes are being led into the water while Elder Michaux and an assistant apparently are raising a candidate immediately after his baptism.
Arrangement:
In box 27.
Exhibitions Note:
Reproduction photograph of this image in companion book to following exhibit: "The Scurlock Studio and Black Washington: Picturing the Promise," NMAAHC Gallery, NMAH, January 30 - November 15, 2009.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Series Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Baptism -- 1930-1950  Search this
Portraits, Group -- 1930-1960.  Search this
Water  Search this
Series Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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With the aid of large projection screens, Bishop G. E. Patterson, senior prelate of the Church of God in Christ and pastor of Temple of Deliverance, can more easily be seen by every member of the congregation, Memphis, Tennessee, 2005

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Bishop Gilbert Earl Patterson, American, 1939 - 2007  Search this
Temple of Deliverance COGIC, American, founded 1975  Search this
Church of God in Christ, American, founded 1897  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 19 7/8 x 15 15/16 in. (50.5 x 40.5 cm)
H x W (image): 18 1/8 x 12 3/16 in. (46 x 31 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.141.24
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
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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_2012.141.24

Church Of God

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
16mm motion picture film
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
circa 1940 -1970
Scope and Contents:
The Church of God series features footage of church services, large events in Washington D.C.'s Griffith Stadium, church-related travel, and church-organized parades.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Topic:
Amateur films  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Religion  Search this
Evangelistic work  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
16mm motion picture film
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Series 2
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref10

A member of the praise team uses flags to usher in the spirit of the Lord at Evangel Fellowship COGIC, Greensboro, North Carolina, 2005

Photograph by:
Jason Miccolo Johnson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Evangel Fellowship Church of God in Christ, American, founded 1984  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in. (50.2 x 40.3 cm)
H x W (image): 18 3/4 x 12 7/16 in. (47.6 x 31.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.141.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jason Miccolo Johnson
See more items in:
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_2012.141.7

St. James Church Of God In Christ of Toledo, Ohio

Recording artist:
St. James Church Of God In Christ  Search this
Manufacturer:
Gospel Record Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
1968
Credit Line:
Gift of Morris H. Blum
ID Number:
2000.0165.1697
Accession number:
2000.0165
Label number:
MG-3072
Catalog number:
2000.0165.1697
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1205604

Original Church Of God In Christ Radio Choir, The

Recording artist:
Original Church Of God In Christ Radio Choir, The  Search this
Manufacturer:
Gospel Record Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
1967
Credit Line:
Gift of Morris H. Blum
ID Number:
2000.0165.1294
Accession number:
2000.0165
Catalog number:
2000.0165.1294
Label number:
MG-3058
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1205201

Church of God film #1

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170210_CoG_16mm_01
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref40

Church of God film #2

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170210_CoG_16mm_02
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref41

Church of God film #3

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170608_CoG_16mm_01
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref42

Church of God film #4

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170614_CoG_16mm_02
See more items in:
Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref43

Church of God film #5

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170614_CoG_0303_16mm_03
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref44

Church of God film #6

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170614_CoG_0311_16mm_04
See more items in:
Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref45

Church of God film #7

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170614_CoG_0304_16mm_05
See more items in:
Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref46

Church of God film #8

Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials. Permissions for any use of the material may be requested from National Museum of African American History and Culture Right and Reproductions 202-633-3846.
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. Supported by the Robert Frederick Smith Fund of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.SC.0001, Item SC_0001_20170614_CoG_0310_16mm_06
See more items in:
Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref47

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