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Sign from Women's March on Washington with "When They Go Low We Go High"

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Women's March, American, founded 2017  Search this
Medium:
card stock, markers, crayons
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 × 21 15/16 in. (35.6 × 55.7 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2017
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.85.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.85.8
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Dress designed by Tracy Reese and worn by the First Lady in connection with the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Designed by:
Tracy Reese, American, born 1964  Search this
Worn by:
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
silk and rayon blend with glass and plastic beads, and plastic zipper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On Form): 40 1/4 × 22 1/2 × 14 in. (102.2 × 57.2 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.177
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Clothing-Fashion
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_2015.177
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Textile with portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama and John and Naadu Mills

Manufactured by:
GTP, Ghanian, founded 1966  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
President John Evans Fiifi Atta Mills, Ghanian, 1944 - 2012  Search this
First Lady Ernestina Naadu Mills, Ghanian  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 47 13/16 × 72 1/16 in. (121.5 × 183 cm)
Horizontal Repeat: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Type:
textiles
portraits
Place made:
Tema, Greater Accra, Ghana, West Africa, Africa
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Design  Search this
Identity  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Textile design  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Catherine E. McKinley
Object number:
2017.16.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.16.12

Commemorative textile with portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama

Manufactured by:
Batex-CI, Malian, founded 2005  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 45 1/2 × 77 15/16 in. (115.5 × 198 cm)
Horizontal Repeat: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Type:
textiles
portraits
Place made:
Bamako, District de Bamako, Mali, West Africa, Africa
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Design  Search this
Identity  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Textile design  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Catherine E. McKinley
Object number:
2017.16.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.16.4

Commemorative textile with portraits of Michelle Obama surrounded by flowers

Designed by:
Shine Shine, South African, founded 2007  Search this
Subject of:
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 61 13/16 × 76 3/8 in. (157 × 194 cm)
Horizontal Repeat: 25 3/16 in. (64 cm)
Type:
textiles
portraits
Place made:
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
Date:
2009
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Design  Search this
Identity  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Textile design  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Catherine E. McKinley
Object number:
2017.16.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.16.6

Pinback button for Barack Obama campaign with “America's Next First Family"

Designed by:
Margaret Rich, American  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (5.7 x 5.7 x 8.6 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Families  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William R. Ferris
Object number:
2013.172.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
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_2013.172.14

Barack and Michelle Obama, Chicago

Created by:
Mariana R. Cook, American, born 1955  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on mat board
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Hyde Park, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 26, 1996
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Julia J. Norrell in memory of Lindy Boggs
Object number:
2013.194.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Mariana Cook. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.194.2

Pinback button from the 2008 Obama campaign

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
President Barack Obama, American, born 1961  Search this
First Lady Michelle Obama, American, born 1964  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal, and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
ca. 2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis
Object number:
2012.91.58
Restrictions & Rights:
Button Unknown Restrictions Possible Image - © Obama 2010, Inc (Photo by Annie Leibovitz). Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
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_2012.91.58

Parker looks up : an extraordinary moment / by Parker Curry & Jessica Curry ; illustrated by Brittany Jackson

Author:
Curry, Parker  Search this
Curry, Jessica  Search this
Artist:
Jackson, Bea 1986-  Search this
Subject:
Curry, Parker  Search this
Obama, Michelle 1964-  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Juvenile fiction
Pictorial works
Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books
Children's stories
Date:
2019
Topic:
Museums  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109996

shears, pruning

User:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum; steel; plastic (overall material)
metal; plastic (overall material)
red (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 in; 21.59 cm x 5.715 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 8 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 21.59 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
shears, pruning
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, White House
Associated Date:
2009-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Gardening  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.001
Accession number:
2018.0242
Catalog number:
2018.0242.001
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1913170
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glove, garden

User:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber; fabric (overall material)
blue; gray (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 9 7/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
glove, garden
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, White House
Associated Date:
2009-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Gardening  Search this
Women's History  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.002A
Catalog number:
2018.0242.002
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914057

glove, garden

Associated Name:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber; fabric (overall material)
blue; gray (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 9 7/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
glove, garden
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, White House
Associated Date:
2009-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Gardening  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.002B
Catalog number:
2018.0242.002
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914058

2011 White House Easter Egg Roll egg

Associated Name:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Maker:
White House Historical Association  Search this
White House Historical Association  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
aquamarine (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 6.35 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
easter egg
Used:
United States: District of Columbia, White House
Date made:
2011
Associated Date:
2011
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Easter  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.005
Catalog number:
2018.0242.005
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914061

Let's Move! America's Move to Raise a Healthier Generation of Kids

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Maker:
American Apparel  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
navy blue; red (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 21 1/2 in x 16 in; 54.61 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
t-shirt
Date made:
2010 - 2017
Associated Date:
2010-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Public Health  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.009
Catalog number:
2018.0242.009
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914065

glass, drinking

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
glass, drinking
Date made:
2014 - 2017
Associated Date:
2014-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Water  Search this
Public Health  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.010
Catalog number:
2018.0242.010
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914066

Joining Forces Challenge Coin

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Biden, Jill  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in; 4.445 cm
Object Name:
coin, challenge
Date made:
2011-2017
Associated Date:
2011-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Veterans  Search this
Women's History  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.011
Catalog number:
2018.0242.011
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Military
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914067

name tag

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Biden, Jill  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 7 in; 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
name tag
Date made:
2011-2017
Associated Date:
2011-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Veterans  Search this
Women's History  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.012
Catalog number:
2018.0242.012
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Military
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914068

name tag

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Biden, Jill  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 7 in; 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
name tag
Date made:
2011-2017
Associated Date:
2011-2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Veterans  Search this
Women's History  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.013
Catalog number:
2018.0242.013
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Military
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914069

#ReachHigher

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
foamboard (overall material)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 18 in; 25.4 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
sign
Date made:
2014 - 2017
Associated Date:
2014 - 2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Education  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.014
Catalog number:
2018.0242.014
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914070

Let Girls Learn

Associated:
Obama, Michelle  Search this
Physical Description:
foamboard (overall material)
blue (overall color)
single-sided (overall pattern)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 33 1/8 in; 55.88 cm x 84.1375 cm
Object Name:
poster
Date made:
2015 - 2017
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Women's Rights  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Education  Search this
Foreign Aid  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.015
Catalog number:
2018.0242.015
Accession number:
2018.0242
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914071

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