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Coat worn by George Clinton

Designed by:
Manuel, Mexican American, born 1933  Search this
Manufactured by:
Swarovski, Austrian, founded 1895  Search this
Worn by:
George Clinton, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
wool (textile) and silk (textile) with metal , rhinestone and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (Flat): 61 × 25 3/16 in. (155 × 64 cm)
Type:
coats
Place made:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Tyrol, Austria, Europe
Date:
2008-2009
Topic:
African American  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of George Clinton
Object number:
2019.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Movement:
Afrofuturism
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5570ff6f6-83f9-46cd-ad1e-ba3a2ca3fe34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.91
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Costume worn by Maxine Jones in "Giving Him Something He Can Feel" video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Manufactured by:
Frederick's of Hollywood, founded 1947  Search this
Anne Klein, founded 1968  Search this
Worn by:
Maxine Jones, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: synthetic fiber and spandex
Bra: Polyester fiber, nylon, spandex, and metal (underwire)
Gloves: nylon and spandex
Shoes: crepe, leather, rubber, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, dress, flat): 48 1/2 × 12 1/4 in. (123.2 × 31.1 cm)
H x W x D (.1, dress, on form): 52 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (132.1 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (,2, bra, flat): 10 3/4 × 11 1/4 in. (27.3 × 28.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2, bra, on form): 9 3/4 × 10 1/4 × 9 in. (24.8 × 26 × 22.9 cm)
H x W (.3a, glove (left)): 19 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (49.5 × 10.8 cm)
H x W (.3b, glove (right)): 19 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (49.5 × 11.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, shoe (left)): 5 1/4 × 3 × 9 1/2 in. (13.3 × 7.6 × 24.1 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, shoe (right)): 5 1/4 × 3 × 9 1/2 in. (13.3 × 7.6 × 24.1 cm)
Type:
dresses
brassieres
gloves
pumps (shoes)
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.1.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5150b6d65-d1c7-4d1c-b5d7-7b4cb1bafb7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.1.1-.4ab

Costume worn by Terry Ellis in "Giving Him Something He Can Feel" video

Designed by:
Danny Flynn  Search this
Manufactured by:
Frederick's of Hollywood, founded 1947  Search this
Via Spiga, Italian, founded 1985  Search this
Worn by:
Terry Lynn Ellis, American, born 1963  Search this
Subject of:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
Dress: synthetic fiber and spandex
Bra: Polyester fiber, polyurethane and metal (underwire)
Gloves: satin and spandex
Shoes: suede, leather, plastic, rubber, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W (.1, dress, flat): 48 1/2 × 13 in. (123.2 × 33 cm)
H x W x D (.1, dress, on form): 50 × 12 1/2 × 8 in. (127 × 31.8 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (,2, bra, flat): 9 × 11 in. (22.9 × 27.9 cm)
H x W x D (.2, bra, on form): 8 3/4 × 10 × 8 3/4 in. (22.2 × 25.4 × 22.2 cm)
H x W (.3a, glove (left)): 18 × 4 1/4 in. (45.7 × 10.8 cm)
H x W (.3b, glove (right)): 17 3/4 × 4 1/2 in. (45.1 × 11.4 cm)
H x W x D (.4a, shoe (left)): 5 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 9 3/4 in. (14.6 × 8.3 × 24.8 cm)
H x W x D (.4b, shoe (right)): 5 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 9 3/4 in. (14.6 × 8.3 × 24.8 cm)
Type:
dresses
brassieres
gloves
pumps (shoes)
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of En Vogue
Object number:
2014.189.3.1-.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53ff67c21-7e27-49ce-baa4-5bb1f26ee455
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.189.3.1-.4ab
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Ring with gold and diamond "MTV" design owned by Fab 5 Freddy

Designed by:
Tito D. Caicedo, American, 1961 - 2016  Search this
Owned by:
Fab 5 Freddy, American, born 1959  Search this
Subject of:
MTV, American, founded 1981  Search this
Medium:
diamond on gold
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 1/8 × 1 1/2 × 1 7/16 in. (2.9 × 3.8 × 3.7 cm)
Type:
finger rings
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57fc32a72-6bff-418b-aef2-2f5777c1dd22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.6
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Kharmony, LA Pride, Los Angeles, CA, 2020

Photograph by:
Stephanie Mei-Ling, American, born 1979  Search this
Printed by:
LuxLab, American  Search this
Subject of:
Kharmony Fortune, American  Search this
Black Lives Matter - Los Angeles, American, founded 2013  Search this
Medium:
pigment on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 × 7 13/16 in. (25.4 × 19.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/8 × 8 3/4 in. (27.7 × 22.2 cm)
Type:
pigment prints
portraits
Place captured:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 14, 2020
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2021.64
Restrictions & Rights:
© Stephanie Mei-Ling
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a5c26c70-5288-49be-a08d-10f6b69e8979
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.64
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Gold and black fascinator with pin from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, net, plastic, rhinestones, feathers, and beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D (ab): 5 3/4 × 9 3/4 × 9 in. (14.6 × 24.8 × 22.9 cm)
Type:
pins (jewelry)
fascinators
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.38.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58d35d168-a4f8-4916-abb1-f8e79c617e93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.38.1ab

Black cap with long brown feather plume from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
wool felt and feathers
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. (34.3 x 19.1 x 26 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.213.10
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd589210f3d-f873-4f08-937d-7bcaf2e36192
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.213.10

Business card for Shayla Simpson

Designed by:
Maning Obregon, Philippino - American, 1939 - 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Shayla Simpson, born 1951  Search this
Medium:
ink on card stock
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 × 3 9/16 in. (10.2 × 9 cm)
Type:
business cards
Place used:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Shayla Simpson
Object number:
2019.40.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5979407fc-3771-47de-88da-afb3711cc536
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.40.1
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Business card for Shayla Simpson

Designed by:
Maning Obregon, Philippino - American, 1939 - 1989  Search this
Subject of:
Shayla Simpson, born 1951  Search this
Medium:
ink on card stock
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 × 3 9/16 in. (10.2 × 9 cm)
Type:
business cards
Place used:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Shayla Simpson
Object number:
2019.40.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a157c5e8-2c31-4c27-adcc-edd610b17136
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.40.2
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Black raffia and net cap from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
raffia, net, and velvet ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 x 8 x 9 1/4 in. (15.2 x 20.3 x 23.5 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.10
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58d70409e-5427-4074-8e22-afcb5a4bd24c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.10

Rust satin and black lace turban from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
silk satin, net, buckram, metal, and glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 3/8 x 8 x 9 1/2 in. (18.7 x 20.3 x 24.1 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.11ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f5795fef-fc26-4aed-9157-afab5912b7af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.11ab
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Red raffia hat with red artificial rose decoration from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
raffia, synthetic fiber, and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/8 x 9 x 11 1/2 in. (23.2 x 22.9 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bc8d2ee7-85ec-4b08-b1f0-b5861eda8524
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.14

Jewel toned fabric hat with teal bow embellishment from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, satin, canvas, lace, and rhinestones
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 x 9 1/4 x 11 in. (20.3 x 23.5 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.16
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dc852014-f70d-4a94-b21e-3a2b1de5bbc6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.16
Online Media:

Ivory cap with sequins and beading from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
wool felt and cotton velvet with sequins and beads
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 7 in. (15.9 x 19.1 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
skullcaps
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae4e5c16-7a3d-482d-8253-7ff682a07f15
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.18

Green ribbon and pink flower cap from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, ribbon, and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 x 10 x 10 in. (15.2 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53709a053-bb3f-4ead-b546-c5cede34bcca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.19

Gold turban style hat with large bird pin from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
hat: synthetic fiber and lace;
pin: metal and rhinestones
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (18.4 x 21.6 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.20ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cfb956f3-af8a-442a-aa79-8f0a96810665
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.20ab

Circular black hat with pearl pin decoration from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
hat: cord and ribbon;
pin: plastic and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (ab): 9 1/2 × 16 × 14 in. (24.1 × 40.6 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
hatpins
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.24ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dc0ca4c8-314a-45f5-9a8d-19a0a699750f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.24ab

Straw hat with cream tulle tail and artificial flowers from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
straw, tulle, and synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 10 1/2 × 16 1/4 × 14 1/2 in. (26.7 × 41.3 × 36.8 cm)
L x W (Tulle streamer): 23 × 8 in. (58.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.25
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5329c8fb7-8da6-4b89-900f-079c28af41fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.25

Black velvet cap with net veil and rhinestone pin from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
cap: velour and net
pin: rhinestones and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 x 9 x 8 1/4 in. (21.6 x 22.9 x 21 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.26ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53e8e7381-ef6d-494b-b130-57cb3ac020e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.26ab
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Black and white raffia hat with black bow decoration from Mae's Millinery Shop

Designed by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
raffia, ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 9 in. (14.6 x 22.2 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
hats
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.28
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd538170270-872e-49f4-8f1f-6874aadcf821
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.28

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