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Dark grey 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:
cotton (textile) and polyester
Dimensions:
L x W: 14 3/8 × 9 5/8 in. (36.5 × 24.5 cm)
Type:
beanies
Place used:
Angola, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1972
Description:
A dark grey 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:
A2018.36.1.7.3
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/fd569ae878e-f76c-4021-a811-d493077fda34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2018.36.1.7.3