Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1915 documents - page 1 of 96

Diplomas

Collection Creator:
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963-1972
Scope and Contents note:
Oversized material housed in Box 11
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.
See more items in:
Jack Tworkov papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tworjack2-ref19

Diplomas

Collection Creator:
Tam, Reuben  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1937-1938
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 Reuben Tam 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:
Reuben Tam papers, 1931-2006. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Reuben Tam papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tamreub-ref26

Diplomas

Collection Creator:
Blumenschein, Ernest Leonard, 1874-1960  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947-1948
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Ernest Blumenschein 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:
Ernest Blumenschein papers, 1873-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Ernest Blumenschein papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-blumerne-ref19

Diplomas

Collection Creator:
Feitelson, Lorser, 1898-1978  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1925, 1930, 1990
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 19, F3
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 Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg 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:
Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg papers, circa 1890s-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-feitlors-ref35

diploma

Measurements:
overall in mat: 14 in x 19 5/8 in; 35.56 cm x 49.8475 cm
overall: 11 3/16 in x 14 1/8 in; 28.41625 cm x 35.8775 cm
Object Name:
diploma
ID Number:
PH.323781
Catalog number:
323781
Accession number:
252313
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1820971

diploma

Measurements:
overall: 38 1/8 in x 25 1/8 in; 96.8375 cm x 63.8175 cm
overall: 26 1/4 in x 22 in; 66.675 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
sheet
diploma
ID Number:
1980.0013.01
Accession number:
1980.0013
Catalog number:
1980.0013.01
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1429584

Certificates and Diplomas

Collection Creator:
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Extent:
(see also Box 11, OV)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1929-1973
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Fairfield Porter 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:
Fairfield Porter papers, 1888-2001 (bulk 1924-1975). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Fairfield Porter papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-portfair-ref17

Diploma from The Leila College

Used by:
Lelia College, American, founded 1908  Search this
Subject of:
Madame C.J. Walker School of Beauty Culture, American, 1910 - 1985  Search this
Received by:
Virginia J. Abrams, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
Certificate: L x W: 10 15/16 x 10 1/8 in. (27.8 x 25.7 cm)
Frame: L x W: 17 x 16 3/16 in. (43.2 x 41.1 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Place used:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1916
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Hair  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of A'Lelia Bundles / Madam Walker Family Archives
Object number:
2013.153.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.153.3
Additional Online Media:

Harold Cotton, Sr. Diploma

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 11 in x 7/16 in; 22.86 cm x 27.94 cm x 1.11125 cm
Object Name:
diploma
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
African American  Search this
School  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael J. Cotton and Harold C. Cotton II
ID Number:
2013.0207.01
Catalog number:
2013.0207.01
Accession number:
2013.0207
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Work
American Enterprise
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1447181

Diplomas and 1940 pocket diary

Collection Creator:
Donnald, Morrill  Search this
Torrence, Vernon Keith, 1921-1946  Search this
Kansas Wesleyan University  Search this
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Vernon Torrence Collection, 1930-1957, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Vernon Torrence Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0717-ref12

Diplomas - United States Military Academy

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 162, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
June 12, 1936
Scope and Contents note:
2.1. General Military Records
General note:
20x24x3 Box
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.
See more items in:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref3877

Diploma from Le Cordon Bleu, 1951

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 9/16 in x 20 1/2 in x 9/16 in; 39.52875 cm x 52.07 cm x 1.42875 cm
Object Name:
diploma
Date made:
1951
Credit Line:
Gift of Julia Child
ID Number:
2001.0253.0024
Catalog number:
2001.0253.0024
Accession number:
2001.0253
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Occupations
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table, 1950-2000
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_892279

Diploma issued to Lucille Brown from Poro College

Created by:
Poro College, American, 1918 - 1950s  Search this
Received by:
Lucille Brown, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with foil and cloth
Dimensions:
16 1/8 × 20 1/4 × 1/2 in. (41 × 51.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Place made:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 19, 1915
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Beauty schools  Search this
Business  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Education  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.170.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.170.4
Additional Online Media:

Diploma from the Muhammad University of Islam

Created by:
Muhammad University of Islam, American, founded 1934  Search this
Received by:
Bobby 6X Jones  Search this
Signed by:
Elijah Muhammad, American, 1897 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with vinyl , satin and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/8 x 11 9/16 x 3/16 in. (23.2 x 29.4 x 0.5 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Date:
February 21, 1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Halimah Mohammed Ali, granddaughter of the Hon. Elijah Mohammad and Clara Muhammad
Object number:
2011.76.13ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
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_2011.76.13ab
Additional Online Media:

Topaz High School Diploma of Graduation

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (container material)
nylon (container material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 6 in; 10.16 cm x 15.24 cm
container: 4 3/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 11.1125 cm x 15.875 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
diploma
Place made:
United States: Utah, Topaz War Relocation Center
Date made:
1943
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Himeo Tsumori
ID Number:
2014.0314.01
Accession number:
2014.0314
Catalog number:
2014.0314.01
See more items in:
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Exhibition:
Righting a Wrong: Japanese Americans and World War II
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1694097

Diploma for Carlotta Walls from Little Rock Central High School

Issued by:
Little Rock Central High School, American, founded 1927  Search this
Subject of:
Carlotta Walls LaNier, American, born 1942  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 9 in. (17.8 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Date:
July 8, 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Segregation  Search this
United States--History--1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Carlotta Walls LaNier
Object number:
2012.117.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Exhibition:
Watching Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey Show and American Culture
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_2012.117.3
Additional Online Media:

Diploma issued to Regina Egertion Wright by the Colored Training School

Created by:
Colored Training School, American, founded 1909  Search this
Subject of:
Regina Egertion Wright, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
Framed: 17 3/8 x 21 3/8 x 1 1/4 in. (44.1 x 54.3 x 3.2 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Place captured:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 25, 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.156.15.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.156.15.1ab
Additional Online Media:

Olympic Diploma for Bronze Medal in the 400M Hurdles awarded to Richard Howard

Issued by:
International Olympic Committee, Swiss, founded 1894  Search this
Received by:
Dick Howard, American, 1935 - 1967  Search this
Signed by:
Avery Brundage, American, 1887 - 1975  Search this
Giulio Andreotti, Italian, 1919 - 2013  Search this
Designed by:
Elio Tomei, Italian  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 16 1/8 x 20 1/16 in. (41 x 51 cm)
Type:
diplomas
Place depicted:
Rome, Roma, Italy, Europe
Date:
1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Olympics  Search this
Track and field  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Howard Family
Object number:
2012.140.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© International Olympic Committee. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Awards and Medals
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.140.3
Additional Online Media:

Diplomas - The Infantry School (U.S. Army)

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 158, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
June 16, 1938
Scope and Contents note:
2.1. General Military Records
General note:
15x22x2 Box
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.
See more items in:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref3817

Diploma awarded to Charles Qualls from Central Senior high school, South Bend, Indiana - June 9, 1932

Medium:
Paper, cloth, leather, glass, and wood.
Type:
diploma
Accession Number:
1990.0033.0104
See more items in:
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_1990.0033.0104

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By