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Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
wood , glass
Dimensions:
Overall with Weight: 78 x 32 x 2 in., 50 lb. (198.1 x 81.3 x 5.1 cm, 22.7 kg)
Type:
doors
Place used:
Post, Garza County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Description:
A wood-framed glass door with chipped white paint on the wood. The door has three decals on the glass. The most prominent has the words: [WHITES ONLY] in white text, halfway down the door. Two others, above it, are for the National and Texas Restaurant Associations and are orange with black text.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.141
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Buildings and Structures
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56565feb0-fe31-4c33-a841-bba155a997c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.141