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The U.S. Army's Legendary Buffalo Soldiers

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-02-10T18:17:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
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Buffalo Soldiers Statue, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Dixon, Eddie  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Sculptures
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Owner/Location:
United States Department of the Army United States Military Academy Buffalo Soldier Field West Point New York 10996
Date:
Dedicated Sept. 10, 2021
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71501362
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478569

Soldiers Training

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on plywood
Dimensions:
37 3/4 x 49 1/4 in. (95.9 x 125.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
History\United States\World War II  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.582
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 32A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c066b948-bd11-4a71-8a30-f77116c324f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.582

29c Buffalo Soldiers single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2818
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ lithographed; engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
April 22, 1994
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Military & Policing Forces  Search this
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Black Heritage  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1995.2025.10
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8cb2578a3-779a-49db-9e86-21f54aca7384
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1995.2025.10

Buffalo Soldiers

Referenced:
Ellis, Ted  Search this
Maker:
Vargas Fine Art Publishing, Inc.  Search this
Artist:
Ellis, Ted  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 in x 1/8 in; 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
Magnet
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Frank N. Schubert
ID Number:
2001.0030.05
Catalog number:
2001.0030.05
Accession number:
2001.0030
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6813-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1200804

Buffalo Soldiers

Referenced:
Kunstler, Mort  Search this
Artist:
Kunstler, Mort  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 28.5 cm x 22 cm x 2.5 cm; 11 7/32 in x 8 21/32 in x 31/32 in
Object Name:
Print
Date made:
1994
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
2001.0030.06
Accession number:
2001.0030
Catalog number:
2001.0030.06
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-681c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1200805

Buffalo Soldier; Buffalo Soldier

Recording artist:
Flamingos  Search this
Manufacturer:
Polydor  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Date made:
1970
ID Number:
1996.0153.14990
Accession number:
1996.0153
Label number:
PD 2-14019
Catalog number:
1996.0153.14990
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ec5d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1239566

Buffalo Soldier; Fontaineous Combustion

Recording artist:
Flamingos  Search this
Manufacturer:
Polydor  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Date made:
1970
ID Number:
1996.0153.14991
Accession number:
1996.0153
Label number:
2066-007
Catalog number:
1996.0153.14991
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ee80-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1239567

Buffalo Soldier Uniform Coat

User:
Blayton, Benjamin B.  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
metal (overall material)
khaki (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 39 cm x 70 cm; x 15 3/8 in x 27 9/16 in
overall (padded): 28 in x 18 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 71.12 cm x 46.99 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
coat
Other Terms:
Coat; Uniforms
Date made:
ca. 1918
Associated dates:
1918-01-05-1919-03-19
Associated Date:
ca 1914-1918
ID Number:
1994.0339.06
Catalog number:
1994.0339.06
Accession number:
1994.0339
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Cultures & Communities
Clothing & Accessories
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7613-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1178252
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9th and 10th Cavalry Regiments medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1970

Associated person:
Eliscu, Frank  Search this
Issuing authority:
American Negro Commemorative Society  Search this
Maker:
Franklin Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
medal: 3.88 cm; x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Commemorative
Place made:
United States
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
1970
Related event:
Battle of San Juan Hill  Search this
Credit Line:
American Negro Commemorative Society
ID Number:
NU.70.217.1
Catalog number:
70.217.1
Maker number:
27
Serial number:
3
Accession number:
292219
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-32a0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_967840
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Tintype of a highly decorated Buffalo soldier

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/16 × 2 7/16 in. (8.1 × 6.2 cm)
Type:
tintypes
portraits
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1866
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.49.1
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/fd5e1c6b10e-5d37-446c-b5ef-60e569ed71f6
EDAN-URL:
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Reproduction patch with Red Hand emblem

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
371st Infantry Regiment, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
fabric and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/4 × 2 7/16 × 1/8 in. (7 × 6.2 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
color patches (military patches)
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd552fc6838-0ba0-4b2c-beb6-e2ec487572d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.13
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Tintype of two seated men in wooden and velvet case

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer and metal, velvet, and wood with paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D (open): 4 1/4 × 6 × 3/8 in. (10.8 × 15.2 × 1 cm)
H x W x D (closed): 4 × 3 × 9/16 in. (10.2 × 7.6 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
tintypes
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1870s - 1890s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.105.21
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d9b52296-5564-4264-9275-a2d4668c9124
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.105.21
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Cabinet card of a Buffalo soldier from Co. G 25th Regiment

Created by:
Buchholz & Son, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
25th Infantry Regiment, American, 1866 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
silver, photographic gelatin and collodion on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 9/16 × 4 1/4 in. (16.6 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
collodion prints
portraits
Place made:
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1870s - 1880s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.105.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd572fbbb07-4c82-4c78-8b56-098b4b147378
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.105.22
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Framed panoramic photograph of 183d Brigade of the 92d Infantry Division

Created by:
Duce & McClymonds, American, Twentieth century  Search this
Subject of:
183d Infantry Brigade, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (in frame): 10 1/8 × 43 7/8 × 3/4 in. (25.7 × 111.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place made:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.3.1ab
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/fd544f79438-6c64-4c23-9968-53ec39182d2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.3.1ab
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Framed panoramic photograph of Camp Grant officers

Created by:
Rockford Illustrating Company, American, 1894 - 1971  Search this
Subject of:
86th Infantry Division, American, founded 1917  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (In frame): 9 1/8 × 46 5/8 × 3/4 in. (23.2 × 118.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place depicted:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 7, 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.3.2ab
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/fd5b0bee088-1ec3-45ac-8729-58f880118089
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.3.2ab
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Framed panoramic photograph of M Company, 365th Infantry, 183d Brigade

Created by:
Rockford Illustrating Company, American, 1894 - 1971  Search this
Subject of:
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
183d Infantry Brigade, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
365th Infantry, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Captain Gurnett E. Ferguson, American, 1888 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (In frame): 9 5/8 × 44 1/8 × 3/4 in. (24.4 × 112.1 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place made:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917-1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.3.3ab
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/fd5b32f3c4c-3382-4f79-9ff6-b9a8f6ed5534
EDAN-URL:
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Photographic portrait of Lt. Charles J. Blackwood

Created by:
Duce & McClymonds, American, Twentieth century  Search this
Subject of:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and toner on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 × 4 5/8 in. (16.5 × 11.8 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place made:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1914-1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.5.1
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/fd5b9779419-08e9-48be-af94-5f66c754bdce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.5.1
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Photographic portrait of Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 × 4 1/8 in. (15.3 × 10.5 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.5.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd5ad88d2c8-f5f9-40ab-bd1e-74f0e85be922
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.5.2
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U.S. Army Certificate of Service issued to Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood

Created by:
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Subject of:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Signed by:
Major General Charles Hartwell Bonesteel Jr., American, 1885 - 1964  Search this
John C. Cook  Search this
Isabel Gromer  Search this
Medium:
ink, pressure-sensitive tape, and metal on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 5/16 × 8 7/16 in. (28.8 × 21.5 cm)
Type:
certificates
Place printed:
Fort Benning, Chattahoochee County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 12, 1944; May 24,1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59b2ea67f-ef6c-4974-9681-f02104aceee4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.7
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