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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Valeria Hicks  Search this
Medium:
glass, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/4 × 1/4 × 1/4 in. (8.3 × 0.6 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
hairpins
Place used:
Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1969
Description:
Metal hairpin with semi-translucent blue glass sphere at end. The metal is slightly corroded.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black power  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hair  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Barbara Hicks-Collins in memory of father, Robert "Bob" Hicks; Aunt, Grace Hicks-Berry; sister, Valeria Hicks-Smith and in honor of mother, Valeria Payton-Hicks and women of the Bogalusa Civil Rights Movement
Object number:
2014.60.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Black Power (Black Pride)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58a63c23a-c141-441a-8eca-427c711a6fe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.60.2