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Film poster for Safe House

Distributed by:
Universal Pictures, founded 1912  Search this
Subject of:
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 × 27 in. (101.6 × 68.6 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Universal Studios. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5f52b623f-5a56-44de-89c2-b4e32fe4414a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.14

Film poster for Crimson Tide

Distributed by:
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, American, founded 1953  Search this
Commissioned by:
Hollywood Pictures Company, American, 1989 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Gene Hackman, American, born 1930  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 × 27 in. (101.6 × 68.6 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.18
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hollywood Pictures Company. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5e933cf9d-af5a-40b4-a985-d43c25836db5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.18

Playbill for A Raisin in the Sun with insert essay ‘Sweet Lorraine'

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Written by:
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Edited by:
Blake Ross  Search this
Subject of:
Lorraine Hansberry, American, 1930 - 1965  Search this
Kenny Leon, American, born 1956  Search this
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
LaTanya Richardson Jackson, American, born 1949  Search this
Sophie Okonedo, British, born 1968  Search this
Ethel Barrymore Theatre, American, founded 1928  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2015.64.14.1 Closed): 8 9/16 × 5 3/8 × 3/16 in. (21.7 × 13.7 × 0.5 cm)
H x W x D (2015.64.14.1 Open): 8 9/16 × 10 3/8 × 7/8 in. (21.7 × 26.3 × 2.2 cm)
H x W x D (2015.64.14.2 Closed): 9 × 4 1/4 (22.8 × 10.8 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (2015.64.14.2 Open): 9 × 12 5/8 × 1 in. (22.8 × 32 × 2.5 cm)
L x W (2015.64.14.3): 9 1/16 × 4 1/16 in. (23 × 10.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Date:
April 2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Families  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Theatre companies  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kathleen M. Kendrick
Object number:
2015.64.14.1-.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd56bcb8360-0dcf-45bb-baf3-3795638a0ac4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.64.14.1-.3

Playbill for Julius Caesar

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Created by:
Belasco Theatre, American, 1895 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Colm Feore, American-born Canadian, born 1958  Search this
Jessica Hecht, American, born 1965  Search this
William Sadler, American, born 1950  Search this
Tamara Tunie, American, born 1959  Search this
Eamonn Walker, English, born 1962  Search this
Jack Willis  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. (21.6 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.50
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5724f7415-9f9c-4a3c-bcff-3d676b82aafe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.50
Online Media:

Theatre program for A Soldier's Play

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Subject of:
Charles Brown, American, 1946 - 2004  Search this
Adolph Caesar, American, 1933 - 1986  Search this
Peter Friedman, American, born 1949  Search this
David Alan Grier, American, born 1956  Search this
Samuel L. Jackson, American, born 1948  Search this
Brent Jennings, American, born 1951  Search this
Steven A. Jones  Search this
Eugene Lee, American, born 1953  Search this
Sam McMurray, American, born 1952  Search this
James Pickens Jr., American, born 1954  Search this
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Stephen Zettler, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (21.3 x 14 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.71
Restrictions & Rights:
Showbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a142f166-c033-4455-b15d-3f7b5b215400
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.71

Theatre program for A Soldier's Play

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Negro Ensemble Company, American, founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Charles Brown, American, 1946 - 2004  Search this
Adolph Caesar, American, 1933 - 1986  Search this
Peter Friedman, American, born 1949  Search this
David Alan Grier, American, born 1956  Search this
Samuel L. Jackson, American, born 1948  Search this
Brent Jennings, American, born 1951  Search this
Steven A. Jones  Search this
Eugene Lee, American, born 1953  Search this
Sam McMurray, American, born 1952  Search this
James Pickens Jr., American, born 1954  Search this
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Stephen Zettler, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. (21.6 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.89
Restrictions & Rights:
Showbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5327130c2-9a2c-426d-9324-4f99ee02ab8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.89

Robe and trunks worn by Denzel Washington as Rubin Carter in The Hurricane

Designed by:
Aggie Guerard Rodgers, American, born 1943  Search this
Created by:
Eric Winterling, Inc., Theatrical Costumes, Made to Order  Search this
Worn by:
Denzel Washington, American, born 1954  Search this
Medium:
Robe (.1ab): terry cloth;
Trunks (.2): satin and synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Robe .1ab on form): 41 1/4 × 17 × 14 in. (104.8 × 43.2 × 35.6 cm)
H x W (Robe .1ab flat): 51 1/2 × 31 in. (130.8 × 78.7 cm)
H x W x D (Belt .1b): 2 1/4 × 78 1/8 × 5/8 in. (5.7 × 198.4 × 1.6 cm)
H x W x D (Trunks .2 on form): 20 1/2 × 13 × 8 1/2 in. (52.1 × 33 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Trunks .2 flat): 19 3/4 × 16 1/8 in. (50.2 × 41 cm)
Type:
robes
trunks (costume)
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1999
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.127.2.1ab-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture 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/fd5aca3813d-5217-48ab-897c-5e26530a2ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.127.2.1ab-.2

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