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Photograph of a bas-relief image of Booker T. Washington

Photograph by:
Carl B. Ullrich, American, born 1898  Search this
Printed by:
Carl Ullrich, Inc., American  Search this
Subject of:
Booker T. Washington High School, American, founded 1913  Search this
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 3/4 x 4 in. (12.1 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place printed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place captured:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930-1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Families of Anita Williams Christopher and David Owen Williams
Object number:
2013.79.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
W.D. Williams Family Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef388882-e133-4914-aa54-bf1e12810908
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.79.1
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Broadside No. 8: Booker T and W.E.B: (Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois)

Written by:
Dudley Randall, American, 1914 - 2000  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 6 5/8 in. (27.9 x 16.8 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952; printed 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.154.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1952 Dudley Randall. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58302f9b7-55d0-4f21-87db-505c19c0954f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.154.5
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Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Crispus Attucks, American, 1723 - 1770  Search this
Sojourner Truth, American, 1797 - 1883  Search this
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
Sarah C. Roberts, American, born 1844  Search this
Susan McKinney Steward, American, 1847 - 1918  Search this
Dred Scott, American, ca 1800 - 1858  Search this
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
George Washington Carver, American, 1860s - 1943  Search this
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Scott Joplin, American, 1867 - 1917  Search this
Marcus Garvey, Jamaican, 1887 - 1940  Search this
James Weldon Johnson, American, 1871 - 1938  Search this
Father Divine, American, ca. 1876 - 1965  Search this
A. Philip Randolph, American, 1889 - 1979  Search this
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Rosa Parks, American, 1913 - 2005  Search this
Medgar Evers, American, 1925 - 1963  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
President Lyndon Baines Johnson, American, 1908 - 1973  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune, American, 1875 - 1955  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Democratic Party, American, founded 1828  Search this
Republican Party, American, founded 1854  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Ezzard Mack Charles, American, 1921 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/8 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  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
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
U.S. History, Colonial period, 1600-1775  Search this
United States History  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:
2012.167.10
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/fd5e57ffdd9-2ab1-46da-b6e7-10757007351f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.10

A Negro Explorer at the North Pole

Written by:
Matthew A. Henson, American, 1866 - 1955  Search this
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Robert E. Peary, American, 1856 - 1920  Search this
Published by:
Frederick A. Stokes Company  Search this
Photograph by:
Matthew A. Henson, American, 1866 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 11/16 × 5 1/4 × 1 3/16 in. (19.5 × 13.4 × 3 cm)
Type:
relief halftones
books
hardcover books
Place depicted:
North Pole, Arctic
Greenland, Cape Morris Jessup, North and Central America
Date:
1912
Topic:
African American  Search this
Language  Search this
Men  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Science  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.46.1
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/fd58621e3dd-5b8a-4454-8434-d9039a31c9c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.46.1

Advertisement for Madam C. J. Walker products

Published by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1906  Search this
Madam C.J. Walker, American, 1867 - 1919  Search this
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Roland Hayes, American, 1887 - 1977  Search this
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Charles Clinton Spaulding, American, 1874 - 1952  Search this
Robert Russa Moton, American, 1867 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: H x W: 21 1/4 x 15 5/16 in. (54 x 38.9 cm)
Frame: H x W: 23 1/4 x 16 7/8 x 1 in. (59.1 x 42.9 x 2.5 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Date:
1906-1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of A'Lelia Bundles / Madam Walker Family Archives
Object number:
2013.153.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd5f4e10987-50c9-4a9f-afb4-835a65a2d96d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.153.11.1
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10c dark brown Booker T. Washington single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 873
Depicts:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark brown); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
April 7, 1940
Topic:
Education & Teaching  Search this
Humanitarian Causes  Search this
Black Heritage  Search this
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.2855
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8391a76a6-65a9-4d34-b447-786fb80a37fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.2855

3c Booker T. Washington single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1074
Associated Person:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (deep blue); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Virginia
Date:
April 5, 1956
Topic:
Education & Teaching  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5169
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm80b3d776d-d3fc-4b5e-9bec-bdea3217548b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5169

Post Office Free Frank cover

Associated Person:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 3/8 x 6 1/16 in. (8.57 x 15.4 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
Alabama
Place of Origin:
California
Date:
May 11, 1915
Topic:
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
1984.0677.310
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fc696ca5-adc2-45ec-b790-b0fddf7da6d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1984.0677.310

The Negro in Business

Written by:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Published by:
Hertel, Jenkins & Co., American  Search this
Medium:
book paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 x 5 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (20.3 x 14.6 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1907
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Library Collections
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5760d6d6c-f3d8-4d35-b9c7-ec9771f6b73b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.5.1
Online Media:

National Negro Business League pin

Created by:
G. Addison Turner, American  Search this
Subject of:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
National Negro Business League, American, 1901 - 1966  Search this
Medium:
celluloid, ribbon and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/4 x 2 x 1/8 in. (9.5 x 5.1 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
badges
Date:
ca. 1908
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.5.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54501b5be-3054-4936-9943-8b77e3a8c938
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.5.2
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Working with the Hands

Written by:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Illustrated by:
Frances B. Johnston, American, 1864 - 1952  Search this
Published by:
Doubleday & Company Inc., American, founded 1897  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 × 5 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (20.3 × 14 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1904
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Labor  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2021.74
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/fd5fd1adeb4-66cf-4a8f-bc23-04b5b0f7d890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.74

Booker T. Washington

Created by:
C. M. Battey, American, 1873 - 1927  Search this
Subject of:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. (23.5 x 17.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place made:
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1908
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.37.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52333cecd-576c-4855-8d87-126e6fc7b64d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.37.2

Booker T. Washington, President of the Negro Industrial School, Tuskegee, Alabama

Created by:
Strohmeyer & Wyman, American, unknown-1901  Search this
Published by:
Underwood & Underwood, American, 1881 - 1940s  Search this
Subject of:
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
albumen, sodium chloride and silver nitrate on photographic paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 x 7 in. (8.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
stereographs
portraits
Date:
1899
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.205
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e4647f81-9691-4a84-9806-7e83b86d6d35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.205
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