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Designed by:
Caprece Jackson-Garrett, American  Search this
Created by:
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984  Search this
cotton (textile) and polyester
H x W (flat): 24 11/16 × 20 15/16 in. (65.6 × 52.7 cm)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
ca. 1995
This garment is a mustard-yellow adult long-sleeved sweatshirt. Printed on the front is a color image of an illustrated woman's face with gold earrings, red liptick, and a curly asymmetrical natural hairstyle. To her right are the words [HAPPY I'M NAPPY] printed in black with the first letter of each word printed in red. A tag at the back center of the collar reads [Sportswear / L / 50% POLYESTER / 50% COTTON / MADE IN U.S.A. / CARE - OVER] and care instructions on the back.
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
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Clothing and dress  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture