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The Ivy Primer

Published by:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1/8 in. (21.6 x 14 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.3.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
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Untitled

Photograph by:
Milton Williams, American, born 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 1/2 x 9 3/8 in. (19.1 x 23.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/8 x 10 in. (20.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1970s-1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Sororities  Search this
United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number:
2011.15.137
Restrictions & Rights:
© Milton Williams
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Flag for Alpha Kappa Alpha

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 1/2 x 58 1/4 in. (100.3 x 148 cm)
Type:
flags
Date:
1992-2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
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Pennant for Howard University class of 2009

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Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
felt
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 7/8 x 24 1/4 in. (22.5 x 61.6 cm)
Type:
pennants
Date:
ca. 2009
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Pendant for an Alpha Kappa Alpha member's diamond anniversary

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 3/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/8 in. (3 x 3 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Date:
after 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.10
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Pendant for Heritage Club membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
3/4 x 9/16 x 1/16 in. (1.9 x 1.4 x 0.2 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Date:
after 1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.11
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Pin for the diamond anniversary of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/16 in. (2.9 x 2.9 x 0.5 cm)
Type:
pins (jewelry)
Date:
1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.12
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Pendant for the centennial celebration of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1/8 in. (3 x 2.7 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.13
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Pendant for the centennial celebration of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 3/16 x 1 x 1/8 in. (3 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Date:
2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.14
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Logo pin for Heritage Series membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Larzetta Hale - Wilson, American  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 3/16 x 1 x 1/8 in. (3 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1966
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.18
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Logo pin for Personal Involvement Now membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Mattelia B. Grays, American  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/16 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (2.7 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.19
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Pin for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Ivy Leaf Club

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
3/8 x 3/8 x 1/16 in. (1 x 1 x 0.2 cm)
Type:
lapel pins
Date:
after 1908
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.1ab
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.1ab
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Logo pin for The Founders' Window membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Bernice Sumlin, American, born 1926  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (2.9 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.20
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
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National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Pin for Influencing Decisions - A Design for Action of Alpha Kappa Alpha

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Barbara Phillips, American, 1938 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
7/8 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. (2.2 x 1.9 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.21
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.21

Logo pin for Power membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Faye B. Bryant, American  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 1 x 1/8 in. (2.9 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.22
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.22

Logo pin for Global Perspective membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Janet J. Ballard, American, 1930 - 1996  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 3/16 in. (2.5 x 2.5 x 0.5 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.23
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.23

Logo pin for Creative Strategies membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Mary Shy Scott, American, 1930 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 15/16 x 1/8 in. (2.9 x 2.4 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.24
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.24

Logo pin for Making the Net Work membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Eva Evans, American  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/8 x 9/16 x 1/8 in. (2.9 x 1.4 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.25
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.25

Logo pin for Blazing New Trails membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Norma S. White, American  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/16 x 3/4 x 1/8 in. (2.7 x 1.9 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
1998
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.26
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.26

Pin for Spirit of Alpha Kappa Alpha membership of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Linda White, American, 1942 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
1 1/16 x 7/8 x 1/8 in. (2.7 x 2.2 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
logos
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Historical Society of Washington, DC and the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Object number:
2013.133.2.27
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.133.2.27

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