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certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Roberts, Ellis Henry  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Lyons, Judson Whitlocke  Search this
Issuing bank:
State National Bank of South McAlester  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: Oklahoma, McAlester
BEP certification date:
1900-09-17
Plate date:
1900-07-31
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-OK-box 2  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.031198
Catalog number:
297219.031198
Accession number:
297219
Bank charter number:
5537
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-8500-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1494787

Manilla

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 3 1/4 × 1 in. (7.6 × 8.3 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
money
manillas
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.40
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b1fcdfb9-a46e-4a68-be67-6d832c8722bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.40
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Legacy of Achievement: Economic Development & International Trade

Published by:
Office of the Mayor of Denver, founded 1859  Search this
Subject of:
Wellington E. Webb, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 9 x 4 in. (22.9 x 10.2 cm)
H x W (open): 9 x 15 3/4 in. (22.9 x 40 cm)
Type:
money
brochures
Place depicted:
Denver, Colorado, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Communities  Search this
Economics  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Labor  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Urban planning  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Honorable Wellington E. Webb and Wilma J. Webb
Object number:
2014.46.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd526a3b298-4440-4159-ad67-826b78f27984
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.46.14

Advertisement card for the "Great Negro Mart" in Memphis, Tennessee

Issued by:
Hill, Ware, & Chrisp, American, 1859 - 1860  Search this
Subject of:
Byrd Hill, American, 1800 - 1872  Search this
John W. Chrisp, American  Search this
John D. Ware, American, born ca. 1800  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 7/8 × 4 in. (7.3 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
money
trade cards
Place printed:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1859-1860
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54977d161-9005-45fc-b2ea-c3fe9a7d6b1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.17
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Pinback button for the Brownsville Community Council

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 1/2 × 1 3/4 × 5/16 in. (3.8 × 4.4 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City, Kings County, New York, United States
Date:
1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Communities  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.128
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5324385c2-73e5-456e-ae87-54d98c4a1ceb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.128
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Pinback button for United Mutual Life Insurance Company

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
United Mutual Insurance Company, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 × 1 1/8 × 3/16 in. (2.5 × 2.9 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950-2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.140
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd568c50cc0-4165-4862-bbb0-6826c17a5ea4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.140
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Pinback button for the International Black Expo

Manufactured by:
N.G. Slater Corp., American, founded 1936  Search this
Issued by:
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 3 × 3/8 in. (7.6 × 7.6 × 1 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Education  Search this
Health  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51da839de-6bd7-47c8-b61b-5f070b5009d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.20
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Pinback button with War Against Repression / Guerra Contra Represión

Issued by:
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Manufactured by:
Horo Co., American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 1/4 in. (4.4 × 4.4 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Multilingual communication  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e1edd0ac-e86a-4504-bf81-ecb9e1294aff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.24
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Pinback button for the National Welfare Rights Organization

Manufactured by:
Larry Fox Assoc., American  Search this
Subject of:
National Welfare Rights Organization, American, 1966 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/16 × 3 1/16 × 5/16 in. (5.2 × 7.8 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1966-1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.37
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5afe3b320-9807-4efd-886c-46f2d49c971d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.37
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Pinback button for the CDA Community Staff Action Committee

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/16 × 3 1/16 × 1/4 in. (7.8 × 7.8 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1964
Topic:
African American  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Communities  Search this
Government  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57442d47b-4878-4ed2-a6cb-090b66b9f6e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.40
Online Media:

Pinback button for the Queens Walk for Development

Manufactured by:
N.G. Slater Corp., American, founded 1936  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/8 × 1 1/4 × 5/16 in. (3.5 × 3.2 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
New York City, Queens County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 30, 1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Communities  Search this
Urban planning  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d5c52b32-b5a2-42b7-ae51-8737a4376794
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.54
Online Media:

Letter to Giles Saunders from Samuel M. Fox concerning the slave trade

Received by:
Giles Saunders, American, 1810 - 1895  Search this
Written by:
Samuel M. Fox, American, 1806 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 7/8 × 15 3/4 in. (25.1 × 40 cm)
Type:
money
letters (correspondence)
Place used:
Tates Creek, Madison County, Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 17, 1848
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.174.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd514b5ee28-ec06-4815-a107-3a974333dafa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.174.3.1
Online Media:

Letter to M. C. Taylor from T. Heatherly regarding the slave trade

Received by:
M. C. Taylor  Search this
Written by:
T. Heatherly  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 7/8 × 15 1/2 in. (25.1 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
money
letters (correspondence)
Place used:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 28, 1840
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Men  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.174.3.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5785e0d0b-0d2a-4aa4-abce-2adf3032c8b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.174.3.5
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Letter to Samuel Fox from Giles Saunders regarding the slave trade

Received by:
Samuel M. Fox, American, 1806 - 1864  Search this
Written by:
Giles Saunders, American, 1810 - 1895  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 13/16 × 15 3/8 in. (24.9 × 39.1 cm)
Type:
money
letters (correspondence)
Place used:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 18, 1849
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.174.3.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd589bb6100-3683-4125-a145-65599f012cdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.174.3.6
Online Media:

String of cowrie shells

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
shell , string (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1/2 × 1 × 34 1/2 in. (1.3 × 2.5 × 87.6 cm)
Type:
money
shell money
Place used:
West Africa, Africa
Maldives, Asia
Date:
1800 - 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of William & Mattye Reed
Object number:
2014.182.59
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
William & Mattye Reed Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Adornment
Coins and Currency
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd593e32392-c51d-46de-a8e0-b68846f35455
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.182.59

Indian Head penny owned by the Dennis family

Produced by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
copper and nickel
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3/4 × 1/16 in. (1.9 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
money
pennies
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd563e358f1-d8e7-4968-bed3-507e1c1d572f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.7
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California Gold Dust, United States, n.d.

Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Coin
money
gold dust
Object Type:
dust
Place made:
United States: California
Place of issue:
United States: California
ID Number:
1991.0009.0988
Catalog number:
1991.0009.0988
Accession number:
1991.0009
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-5f68-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1101469

currency

Object Name:
currency
ID Number:
AF.311098.010B
Catalog number:
311098.010B
Accession number:
311098
Serial number:
634.976146
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49f7de14f-ae2b-1657-e053-15f76fa0ec81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1974944

Stone Money Disk, "Rai"

Donor Name:
Gaag  Search this
Object Type:
Money
Place:
Balabat / Rul, Yap Island, Yap State, Federated States of Micronesia, Micronesia
Accession Date:
22 Jun 1962
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
228912
USNM Number:
E400073-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32e7d3865-ca49-4105-8197-a54640824e8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8428753

Copper Money

Donor Name:
No Information  Search this
Object Type:
Money
Place:
Republic of the Congo (not certain) / West Africa (not certain), Africa (not certain)
Accession Date:
1991
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
999999
USNM Number:
ET12582-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/322b4568b-deab-4d8a-adee-f9aabb9a4261
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8494372
Online Media:

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