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Tuxedo jacket worn by Eugene Allen

Manufactured by:
Lewis & Thos. Saltz, Inc., American, founded 1936  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
wool, satin, thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 33 × 26 1/4 × 1 9/16 in. (83.8 × 66.7 × 4 cm)
Type:
dinner jackets
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57c7ef94e-e325-403c-baa4-d79ec56e2fb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.1

Collar stays worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 × 1/4 in. (6.4 × 0.7 cm)
Type:
stays (costume components)
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f9aa0970-a42b-4cf4-aa52-9406892bf840
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.10ab

White House badge worn by Eugene Allen

Issued by:
The White House, founded 1792  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
plastic, metal, ink, paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 1/2 × 2 3/4 in. (11.4 × 7 cm)
Type:
badges
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd544effd35-ea9b-499b-8e42-385be2a13e29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.11

Pair of cuff links worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal, pearl
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)
Type:
cuff links
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.12.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a8428730-47a9-4092-aa27-41ce3562b938
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.12.1ab

Box housing a pair of cuff links worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
cardboard, coated paper, synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 7/8 × 9/16 × 2 3/16 in. (4.8 × 1.4 × 5.6 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.12.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e782798e-6b44-48e3-8549-756c362ef18d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.12.2

Tuxedo pants worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
wool, satin, thread, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat): 42 × 18 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (106.7 × 47 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
trousers
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5617a1e80-b35f-4b03-a906-6dd340bb01ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.2

Satin bow tie worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
satin, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/8 × 4 5/8 × 1 in. (5.4 × 11.7 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
tuxedoes
bow ties
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f9e96cef-ed22-4587-a865-d20cd885950a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.3

Textured bow tie worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/4 × 4 3/4 × 3/4 in. (5.7 × 12.1 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
tuxedoes
bow ties
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56d700e7f-35a7-4f54-8400-014900fd624d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.4

Suspenders worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (folded): 18 1/4 × 9 1/2 × 1 in. (46.4 × 24.1 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
tuxedoes
suspenders (garment supports)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bcf37540-ba82-4215-a0f9-dee5ca0f644c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.5

White gloves worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Right glove): 9 1/2 × 6 × 3/4 in. (24.1 × 15.2 × 1.9 cm)
H x W x D (Left glove): 9 1/2 × 5 3/8 × 1 in. (24.1 × 13.7 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
tuxedoes
gloves
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.6ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd573dab04c-171a-4473-bd63-8f00ff4f7782
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.6ab

Cummerbund worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
satin, synthetic fiber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 7/8 × 36 in. (12.4 × 91.4 cm)
Type:
cummerbunds
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd583a221d5-1e28-49d0-9b7e-173769ba6948
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.7

Tuxedo studs worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
pearl, metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1/2 × 3/8 in. (1.3 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
studs (buttons)
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.8a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a838c319-2fc3-4ccd-a0aa-063d00b34f06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.8a-d

Single cuff link worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal, pearl
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)
Type:
cuff links
tuxedoes
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5251629d6-0557-4cf2-a5d5-c50353df0ab4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.9.1

Box signed by Jimmy Carter housing a cuff link worn by Eugene Allen

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Signed by:
President Jimmy Carter, American, born 1924  Search this
Medium:
cardboard, coated paper, synthetic fiber, ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 3/16 × 2 5/16 × 1 in. (8.1 × 5.9 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1977-1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Government  Search this
Labor  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Politics  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.1.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51e25690a-a9fc-4e6a-a645-a264b8737a23
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.1.9.2

Photographic print of Eugene Allen

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
photograph: silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
frame: wood, paint, glass, cardboard, backing
Dimensions:
H x W x D (framed): 12 5/8 × 10 7/8 × 3/4 in. (32.1 × 27.6 × 1.9 cm)
H x W (image): 7 1/2 × 7 1/4 in. (19.1 × 18.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981-1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Government  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c751e519-b08a-4ea9-9dd1-d3e90403d9f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.2.1

SF 50 Personnel Action for position of Pantryman for Eugene Allen

Printed by:
United States Government Publishing Office, American, founded 1860  Search this
Issued by:
National Park Service, American, founded 1916  Search this
Received by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Signed by:
Frank T. Gartside  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/2 × 8 in. (26.7 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
personnel records
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 28, 1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.2.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd516d096f1-f2ea-408e-9c1e-ce744f637780
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.2.2
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SF 50 Personnel Action for position of Butler for Eugene Allen

Printed by:
United States Government Publishing Office, American, founded 1860  Search this
Issued by:
National Park Service, American, founded 1916  Search this
Received by:
Eugene Allen, American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Signed by:
Frank T. Gartside  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/2 × 8 in. (26.7 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
personnel records
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 15, 1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Government  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles E. Allen in memory of Eugene Allen & Helene Allen
Object number:
2018.5.2.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5edd75999-1dbf-4add-975d-5669736f7b56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.5.2.3
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