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Grey pinstriped dress designed by Arthur McGee

Designed by:
Arthur McGee, American, 1933 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
wool with metal fasteners
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 44 × 24 1/2 in. (111.8 × 62.2 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.67.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bedef8bf-058f-4721-9544-2b19e7365102
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.67.1
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Grey pinstriped jacket designed by Arthur McGee

Designed by:
Arthur McGee, American, 1933 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
wool
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 27 1/4 × 24 1/2 in. (69.2 × 62.2 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.67.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd562292851-e523-484a-82d7-fec07db3c550
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.67.2
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Costume dress for Lady in Red from for colored girls... on Broadway

Designed by:
Judy Dearing, American, 1940 - 1995  Search this
Worn by:
Trezana Beverley, American, born 1945  Search this
Subject of:
Ntozake Shange, American, 1948 - 2018  Search this
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic satin and crepe with metal closures
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 61 × 26 1/4 × 17 in. (154.9 × 66.7 × 43.2 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.35
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd5f9f46919-8392-4bed-9a97-622b4c38a243
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.35
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Costume dress for Lady in Purple from for colored girls... on Broadway

Designed by:
Judy Dearing, American, 1940 - 1995  Search this
Worn by:
Risë Collins  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Ntozake Shange, American, 1948 - 2018  Search this
Medium:
synthetic satin and crepe with metal closures
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 40 3/4 × 17 × 14 1/2 in. (103.5 × 43.2 × 36.8 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.36
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd58ee66a64-6b1c-4096-9b18-1c6cb585a9a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.36
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Costume dress for Lady in Orange from for colored girls... on Broadway

Designed by:
Judy Dearing, American, 1940 - 1995  Search this
Worn by:
Ntozake Shange, American, 1948 - 2018  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic satin and crepe with metal closures
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 43 1/2 × 15 × 15 in. (110.5 × 38.1 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.37
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd5c1e9342f-925f-4650-bb89-79af25697fbd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.37
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Costume gown, petticoat, and jacket for Addaperle in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
Gown: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, net, and metal
Petticoat: synthetic fiber
Jacket: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, sequins, rhinestones, and metal
Type:
ensembles (costume)
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5960aea13-1a92-4e9c-8050-544fcdd5d0ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10
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Costume gown and petticoat for Addaperle in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, net, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form (a)): 62 1/4 × 27 1/2 × 24 in. (158.1 × 69.9 × 61 cm)
H x W x D (In box (a)): 60 × 22 3/4 × 8 1/2 in. (152.4 × 57.8 × 21.6 cm)
L x W x D (from center back bodice with train extended (a)): 71 in. (180.3 cm)
H x W x D (In box (b)): 32 × 22 × 8 in. (81.3 × 55.9 × 20.3 cm)
Waist (at widest point (b)): 34 in. (86.4 cm)
Type:
gowns
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd540575e12-5f1a-402b-9c8d-c32af5c46968
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10.1ab
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Costume jacket for Addaperle in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, sequins, rhinestones, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 28 1/2 × 22 3/4 × 14 in. (72.4 × 57.8 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ff58aeba-4f98-4773-9af2-88e2ccff83a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10.2

Black satin dress with hand-shaped decoration designed by Peter Davy

Designed by:
Peter Davy, Saint Vincentian, 1944 - 1990  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
spandex satin, net, sequins, and beads, with metal and plastic zipper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 58 5/8 × 18 3/4 × 15/16 in. (148.9 × 47.6 × 2.4 cm)
H x W x D (on form): 58 × 18 × 12 1/2 in. (147.3 × 33 × 31.8 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.102
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5091993bf-488e-43f5-a454-b5f8a87514e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.102
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Red dress with ruffled collar designed by Peter Davy

Designed by:
Peter Davy, Saint Vincentian, 1944 - 1990  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic organza, synthetic satin, synthetic lace, sequins, and beads, with metal and plastic fasteners
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 58 3/4 × 24 × 6 in. (149.2 × 61 × 15.2 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.103
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5145526a9-4fda-407c-8620-46522bd88348
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.103
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Black and silver drop waist dress with ruffle details designed by Peter Davy

Designed by:
Peter Davy, Saint Vincentian, 1944 - 1990  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic velvet, lamé, synthetic net, and synthetic knit fiber, with metal and plastic zipper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 54 1/4 × 27 × 4 in. (137.8 × 68.6 × 10.2 cm)
H x W x D (on form): 55 1/2 × 26 × 15 3/4 in. (141 × 37.5 × 40 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.104
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5daa29e4e-da83-4efa-a57c-67729e3395b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.104
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Brown crepe dress with metallic embellishments designed by Peter Davy.

Designed by:
Peter Davy, Saint Vincentian, 1944 - 1990  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
crepe, synthetic fiber, and sequins, with metal and plastic zipper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 55 3/4 × 23 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (141.6 × 59.7 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.107
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51cbd2ef4-c0d4-49e7-9719-4d5a9ba5f05c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.107
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Costume for Glinda the Good Witch in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Dee Dee Bridgewater, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
Dress: synthetic fiber, net (textile), and chiffon
Headdress: synthetic fiber, straw, wire, rhinestones, and metal
Dimensions:
On form - dress with train (a) with hat (b): 92 × 50 × 28 in. (233.7 × 127 × 71.1 cm)
Type:
ensembles (costume)
Place used:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5981bfebf-bdc2-4ca3-b3e6-470e79773fc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.11
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Costume gown for Glinda the Good Witch in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Dee Dee Bridgewater, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, net (textile), and chiffon
Dimensions:
On form - without train extended: 66 × 50 × 10 1/2 in. (167.6 × 127 × 26.7 cm)
On form - with train extended: 66 × 50 × 28 in. (167.6 × 127 × 71.1 cm)
On form - with hat (b) and train: 92 × 50 × 28 in. (233.7 × 127 × 71.1 cm)
H x W x D (In box, padded out): 54 × 22 × 7 in. (137.2 × 55.9 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
gowns
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a9b7d417-a757-4c91-9cbf-bddbbb59d241
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.11.1
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Costume headpiece for Glinda the Good Witch in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Dee Dee Bridgewater, American, born 1950  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, straw, wire, rhinestones, metal, and elastic
Dimensions:
On form: 21 × 13 × 20 in. (53.3 × 33 × 50.8 cm)
On form - including gown (a) with train: 92 × 50 × 28 in. (233.7 × 127 × 71.1 cm)
H x W x D (In box): 22 × 18 × 7 in. (55.9 × 45.7 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place used:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.11.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b146f6aa-71b8-4f38-a898-ec256a99e442
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.11.2
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Costume jumpsuit for a Quadling in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Wendy Edmead, American, born 1956  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
chiffon, crepe, muslin, passementerie, metal, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (In box): 59 × 22 1/2 × 2 3/4 in. (149.9 × 57.2 × 7 cm)
H x W x D (On form): 61 × 28 × 15 1/2 in. (154.9 × 71.1 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
jump suits
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5da928505-9f7d-457a-b49a-ea29d5bdf2d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.12
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Costume headpiece from The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, rhinestones, and Velcro™
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 3/4 × 8 × 8 3/4 in. (17.1 × 20.3 × 22.2 cm)
Type:
skullcaps
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ed253c29-1232-4983-a179-2f1c8f3c5f20
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.13

Blue dressing robe owned by Tiger Haynes

Created by:
Eva Phillips  Search this
Worn by:
Tiger Haynes, American, 1914 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
robe: cotton denim, cotton terry, cord, velvet, and sequins
tie: cotton denim
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 59 3/4 × 28 in. (151.8 × 71.1 cm)
Type:
robes
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Men  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56703670d-670d-4d07-b7da-30d8d01a3397
EDAN-URL:
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Cream fur coat similar in style to a fur coat worn in the movie Super Fly

Designed by:
James P. McQuay, American, born 1924  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
fur, synthetic fiber, plastic, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Flat, in box): 41 × 22 × 4 in. (104.1 × 55.9 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
coats
Place made:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blaxploitation films  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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Cheetah print jacket designed by Willi Smith

Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Designed by:
Willi Donnell Smith, American, 1948 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
cotton and plastic with thread
Dimensions:
H x W: 34 1/2 × 22 in. (87.6 × 55.9 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969-1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.153
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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