H x W x D: 4 1/2 x 13 x 14 1/2 in. (11.4 x 33 x 36.8 cm)
Canton, Madison County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Straw hat with a cloth band around the crown. The cloth band is multi-colored with blue and green stripes and the word [FREEDOM] written around it in white letters that have the background colors showing through.
Clothing and dress
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of John T. Cumbler