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I Spy #1

Published by:
Gold Key Comics, American, 1962 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Robert Culp, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (26 × 18.4 cm)
H x W (open): 10 1/4 × 14 1/2 in. (26 × 36.8 cm)
Type:
comic books
Date:
1966
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1966, Three F Productions. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5822a577e-92f5-48db-bb29-e1a8bb174e3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.9.1
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I Spy #3

Published by:
Gold Key Comics, American, 1962 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Robert Culp, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 3/16 × 6 15/16 in. (25.9 × 17.6 cm)
H x W (open): 10 3/16 × 13 3/4 in. (25.9 × 34.9 cm)
Type:
comic books
Date:
1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967, Three F Productions. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
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/fd5c4b0f4dc-3601-48d3-8663-1780ce96873f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.3.1
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I Spy #4

Published by:
Gold Key Comics, American, 1962 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Robert Culp, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 × 6 7/8 in. (26 × 17.5 cm)
H x W: 10 1/4 × 13 11/16 in. (26 × 34.8 cm)
Type:
comic books
Date:
1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967, Three F Productions. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
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/fd56039391f-d7e9-48f9-afdc-d0875d522d9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.3.2
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I Spy #2

Published by:
Gold Key Comics, American, 1962 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Robert Culp, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (26 × 18.4 cm)
H x W (open): 10 1/4 × 14 1/2 in. (26 × 36.8 cm)
Type:
comic books
Date:
1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967, Three F Productions. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
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/fd5391959c1-96b7-46de-83b6-b815bd7679cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.9.2
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When I Was a Kid

Recorded by:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Published by:
Universal City Records, American, 1966 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (vinyl disc): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
cardboards sleeve: 12 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.4 × 0.3 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 12 5/16 × 12 5/16 in. (31.3 × 31.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Place made:
Westbury, Nassau County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.101.10abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© Universal City Records - A Division of MCA Inc 1971. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5528beeea-f407-492c-88b3-7f1972a11bf8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.101.10abc
Online Media:

Why Is There Air?

Recorded by:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Published by:
Warner Bros. Records, Inc., American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (vinyl disc): 11 15/16 in. (30.3 cm)
cardboard sleeve: 12 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.4 × 0.3 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 12 5/16 × 12 5/16 in. (31.3 × 31.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.101.11abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© Warner Bros. Records. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d7c8dac1-7fe3-4497-a9ac-da25c51dc417
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.101.11abc
Online Media:

Bill Cosby Is A Very Funny Fellow...Right!

Recorded by:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Published by:
Warner Bros. Records, Inc., American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 11 15/16 in. (30.3 cm)
cardboard sleeve: 12 3/8 × 12 7/16 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.6 × 0.3 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 12 5/16 × 12 3/8 in. (31.3 × 31.5 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.101.8abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© Warner Bros. Records. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd506335901-3fed-4221-bf2d-60b6bed02576
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.101.8abc
Online Media:

Flyer soliciting pledges to stand against South African Apartheid

Created by:
American Committee on Africa, American, 1953 - 2001  Search this
Subject of:
William H. Booth, American, 1922 - 2006  Search this
Sammy Davis Jr., American, 1925 - 1990  Search this
Dick Gregory, American, 1932 - 2017  Search this
Diahann Carroll, American, 1935 - 2019  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Wilt Chamberlain, American, 1936 - 1999  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
Roy Lichtenstein, American, 1923 - 1997  Search this
Pete Seeger, American, 1919 - 2014  Search this
Brock Peters, American, 1927 - 2005  Search this
Richard Roundtree, American, born 1942  Search this
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
A. Philip Randolph Institute, American, founded 1965  Search this
Sidney Poitier, Bahamian American, 1927 - 2022  Search this
Rafer Lewis Johnson, American, 1934 - 2020  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
South Africa, Africa
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Actors  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
International affairs  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.7
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
Movement:
Pan Africanism
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51acaddc6-ae3c-43f9-a931-74a6bb9c9082
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.7
Online Media:

I Started Out As a Child

Recorded by:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Published by:
Warner Bros. Records, Inc., American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (vinyl disc): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
H x W x D (cardboard sleeve): 12 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.4 × 0.3 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 12 5/16 × 12 5/16 in. (31.3 × 31.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1964
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.101.9abc
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d0f9c580-b728-4959-b5af-dbe2d2ba45b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.101.9abc

A Tale of Two Cities

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Vice President Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, American, 1908 - 1979  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Joyce Bryant, American, born 1928  Search this
John V. Lindsay, American, 1921 - 2000  Search this
Jazzmobile, American, founded 1964  Search this
Robert C. Weaver, American, 1907 - 1997  Search this
Constance Baker Motley, American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
J. Raymond Jones, American, 1899 - 1991  Search this
William H. Booth, American, 1922 - 2006  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Order of the Eastern Star, American, founded 1850  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
The Afro-American, American, founded 1892  Search this
New York Giants, American, founded 1925  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
Tom Bradley, American, 1917 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 × 1 × 3/16 in. (30.5 × 2.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1966
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Societies  Search this
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd5c6d7c4ad-9fde-497d-ae3f-603d3202e19a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.2

BLK Vol. 1 No. 13

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Sgt. Perry Watkins, American, 1948 - 1996  Search this
Mabel Hampton, American, 1902 - 1989  Search this
Keith St. John, American, born 1957  Search this
Grupo Gay da Bahía, Brazilian, founded 1980  Search this
AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power, American, founded 1987  Search this
National LGBTQ Task Force, American, founded 1974  Search this
Gilberto Gerald, American  Search this
Reggie Williams, American, 1951 - 1999  Search this
Dr. Sylvia Rhue, American, born 1947  Search this
African-American Lesbian and Gay Alliance, American, founded 1986  Search this
Ayofemi Stowe Folayan, American, born 1950  Search this
Assotto Saint, Haitian American, 1957 - 1994  Search this
Natalie Cole, American, 1950 - 2015  Search this
Blackberri, American, 1945 - 2021  Search this
Angela Y. Davis, American, born 1944  Search this
Sweet Baby J'ai, American  Search this
Phill Wilson, American, born 1956  Search this
Simon Nkoli, South African, 1957 - 1998  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
Black Gay and Lesbian Leadership Forum, American, 1988 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Albany, Albany County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Yonkers, Westchester County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, South America
Date:
December 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Gender  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Politics  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
HIV/AIDS Activist Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5195ff633-c48d-4a31-9140-2cfb722f7715
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.108.13

BLK Vol. 4 No. 3

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Justin Fashnu, English, 1961 - 1998  Search this
Spike Lee, American, born 1957  Search this
40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, American, founded 1986  Search this
Raymond Jones, American, 1959 - 2011  Search this
Pomo Afro Homos, 1990 - 1995  Search this
Human Rights Campaign, American, founded 1980  Search this
National Task Force on AIDS Prevention, American, 1985 - 1998  Search this
Nia Collective, American, founded 1987  Search this
General Colin L. Powell, American, 1937 - 2021  Search this
Rev. Carl Bean, American, 1944 - 2021  Search this
AIDS Healthcare Foundation, founded 1987  Search this
Minority AIDS Project, American, founded 1985  Search this
Magic Johnson, American, born 1959  Search this
National LGBTQ Task Force, American, founded 1974  Search this
Gay and Lesbian Organization of Witwatersrand, South African, 1988 - 1997  Search this
Black Men's Xchange, American, founded 1989  Search this
Rue's House, American, 1989 - 1997  Search this
Chuck D, American, born 1960  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
London, England, Europe
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America
North Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, North and Central America
California, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Soccer  Search this
Sports  Search this
Theatre  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Violence  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.37ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
HIV/AIDS Activist Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fcbcbcbd-28a4-49dc-ab65-d2d1f37d4e9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.108.37ab

Film poster for Uptown Saturday Night

Distributed by:
Warner Bros. Pictures, American, founded 1923  Search this
Subject of:
Sidney Poitier, Bahamian American, 1927 - 2022  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Richard Pryor, American, 1940 - 2005  Search this
Flip Wilson, American, 1933 - 1998  Search this
Rosalind Cash, American, 1938 - 1995  Search this
Paula Kelly, American, born 1943  Search this
Roscoe Lee Browne, American, 1925 - 2007  Search this
Johnny Sekka, British, 1934 - 2006  Search this
Calvin Lockhart, Bahamian, 1934 - 2007  Search this
First Artists, American, 1969 - 1980  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 × 27 1/16 in. (104.1 × 68.7 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, A Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Warner Bros Inc. Permission required for use.
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/fd5e5f3c002-9bae-4e33-9d7a-780b80dd47e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.10

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