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Pin-back button advertising "Trixy" brand molasses

Attributed to:
D.B. Scully Syrup Company, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3/8 in. (8.9 x 8.9 x 1 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
ca. 1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.178
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.178
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Pin-back button advertising Amos 'n' Andy Fresh Air Candy

Manufactured by:
Green Duck Company, American, 1906 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
ink on metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 × 13/16 × 3/16 in. (2.5 × 2.1 × 0.4 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.475
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.475
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Sign from segregated Nashville bus number 351

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
paint on paper on metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 5/16 × 19 7/16 × 3/16 in. (18.6 × 49.4 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
signs
Place used:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.3
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Advertisement for the record album Hot On the One

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Polydor Records, German, founded 1924  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 x 12 1/4 in. (101.6 x 31.1 cm)
Type:
portraits
posters
Date:
1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.11

Broadside for a James Brown concert in Cologne at the Blue Moon Jazz Festival

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Tanzbrunnen, German, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 46 7/8 x 33 3/16 in. (119.1 x 84.3 cm)
Type:
portraits
broadsides
Place used:
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe
Date:
2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.12

Broadside for the House of Blues featuring a concert by James Brown and others

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
The Second City, American, founded 1959  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
House of Blues Chicago  Search this
The Blues Brothers, American, founded 1976  Search this
Dan Aykroyd, Canadian, born 1952  Search this
James Belushi, American, born 1954  Search this
John Goodman, American, born 1952  Search this
Isaac Hayes, American, 1942 - 2008  Search this
Charlie Musslewhite, American, born 1944  Search this
Joe Walsh, American, born 1947  Search this
Lonnie Brooks, American, born 1933  Search this
Paul Shaffer, born 1949  Search this
Billy Boy Arnold, American, born 1935  Search this
Sam Moore, American, born 1935  Search this
Sly Thompson  Search this
Eddie Floyd, American, born 1937  Search this
Billy Branch, American, born 1951  Search this
Magic Slim, American, 1937 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/2 × 17 1/2 in. (57.2 × 44.4 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Date:
1996
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.13

Poster of James Brown

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/16 × 16 15/16 in. (56 × 43 cm)
Type:
portraits
posters
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.14

Broadside for a James Brown concert in Shanghai

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
China West Entertainment, 2004 - 2009  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. (56.5 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place used:
Shanghai, China, Asia
Date:
2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.15

Broadside advertisement for a James Brown concert at the Nippon Budokan

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Nippon Budokan, Japanese, founded 1964  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 1/4 x 20 1/4 in. (36.2 x 51.4 cm)
Type:
portraits
broadsides
Place used:
Tokyo, Kanto, Japan, Asia
Date:
1992-1993
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.17
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.17

Broadside for a James Brown concert at Lowell Memorial Auditorium

Distributed by:
Big World Productions, American  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Lowell Memorial Auditorium, American, founded 1922  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 × 11 in. (43.2 × 28 cm)
Type:
portraits
broadsides
Place used:
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.19

Broadside for a James Brown concert at The Showbox

Designed by:
Art Chantry, American, founded 1954  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
The Showbox, American, founded 1939  Search this
Modern Productions, American, founded 1979  Search this
Modern Enterprises, LLC, American, founded 1979  Search this
KYAC, American, 1965-1981  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 × 10 11/16 in. (43.2 × 27.2 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place used:
Seattle, King County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.20
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.20

Broadside for a James Brown concert at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Soaring Eagle Casino, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 281 3/16 × 21 15/16 in. (714.2 × 55.7 cm)
Type:
portraits
broadsides
Place used:
Mount Pleasant, Isabella County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1999
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.9

Sign for the Lallie Kemp Charity Hospital with Clinics & Clinic Hours

Created by:
Lallie Kemp Charity Hospital, American, founded 1954  Search this
Medium:
paint on wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 32 x 20 1/2 x 3/4 in. (81.3 x 52.1 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
signs
Place made:
Independence, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
before 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Lawrence and Luann Cohen
Object number:
2010.10
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.10

Advertisment tag for the Homestead Grays vs. New York Cubans baseball game

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Homestead Grays, American, 1912 - 1950  Search this
New York Cubans, American, 1935 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 15/16 x 2 1/2 in. (15.1 x 6.4 cm)
Type:
tags
Place used:
Kane, McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930s - 1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.44.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.44.3
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The Connecticut Courant, Vol. LXXXVII, No. 4461

Title:
Newspaper with advertisement for Augustus Washington's photography business
Published by:
Hartford Courant, American, founded 1764  Search this
Subject of:
Augustus Washington, American, 1821 - 1875  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 25 3/4 x 19 1/2 in. (65.4 x 49.5 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Place made:
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 20, 1850
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.52.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.52.2
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Flier for a speaking event by Minister Farrakhan

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Louis Farrakhan, American, born 1933  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted:
Jamaica, Queens, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.59.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.8
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Flier for the Troops for the Black Nation

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (actual): 10 7/16 × 7 15/16 in. (26.5 × 20.2 cm)
H x W (w/Mount): 10 13/16 × 8 5/16 in. (27.5 × 21.1 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.59.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.9
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Film poster for Cooley High

Created by:
American International Pictures, 1956 - 1980  Search this
Subject of:
Michael Schultz, American, born 1938  Search this
Glynn Turman, American, born 1947  Search this
Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, American, born 1953  Search this
Garrett Morris, American, born 1937  Search this
Eric Monte, American, born 1943  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 1/8 x 27 3/16 in. (104.5 x 69.1 cm)
Type:
posters
Place depicted:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Education  Search this
Film  Search this
Motown (Music)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Leith Adams
Object number:
2010.7.65
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1975 American International Pictures . Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.7.65
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Pinback button for Channing Phillips' presidential campaign

Manufactured by:
Monarch Novelty, American  Search this
Subject of:
Channing E. Phillips, American, 1928 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter (depth includes pin): 2 1/4 x 1/4 in. (5.7 x 0.7 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Anonymous Gift
Object number:
2011.105.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
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_2011.105.1
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Soul City

Published by:
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, American, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Floyd McKissick, American, 1922 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 9 1/2 x 13 in. (24.1 x 33 cm)
Type:
portfolios (containers)
Place used:
Soul City, Warren County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca.1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Communities  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Housing  Search this
Urban planning  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number:
2011.109.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.109.13
Additional Online Media:

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