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Blue-green prison issue beanie worn by Herman Wallace

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Herman Wallace, American, 1941 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, American, founded 1835  Search this
Medium:
polyester
Dimensions:
L x W: 11 × 11 13/16 in. (28 × 30 cm)
Type:
beanies
Place used:
Angola, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1972
Description:
A light blue-green standard prison issue knit beanie worn by Herman Wallace while incarcerated at Angola Prison.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Men  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Maria Hinds
Object number:
A2018.36.1.7.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Herman Wallace Archival Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a66cac28-53ad-4e2a-abbe-6e975b17f342
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2018.36.1.7.2