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Ku Klux Klan robe

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Manufactured by:
Belding Brothers and Company, American, 1860 - 1932  Search this
Used by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
silk and cotton satin with mother of pearl buttons and metal snaps
Dimensions:
H x W (robe flat): 50 3/4 × 34 1/4 in. (128.9 × 87 cm)
L x W (hood): 76 × 7 7/16 in. (193 × 18.9 cm)
H x W (proper left patch): 5 5/8 × 5 1/4 in. (14.3 × 13.3 cm)
H x W (proper right patch): 5 1/4 × 5 5/8 in. (13.3 × 14.3 cm)
Type:
robes
Place used:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1915-1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Men  Search this
United States History  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Danny Drain, Walterboro, SC
Object number:
2012.134.5.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e82eb50d-b863-422a-9b30-5b46e9aaa85c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.134.5.1a-d
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Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of District of Columbia

Former owner:
Kittrell, Marco  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
6 Video recordings
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Home movies
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
circa 1980 - 1995
Scope and Contents:
The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of District of Columbia series features footage of events at the Grand Lodge and parades in Washington D.C. featuring lodge members.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is available online for open research.
Collection Rights:
The Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.

Copyright for all works are retained by the creators of the original analog materials.
The contents of the Great Migration Home Movie Project are made available to the public for the purposes of education and scholarly research. The home movies digitized through the project are not available for commercial licensing. Educational and scholarly use may be considered on an individual basis.
Topic:
Families  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Home movies
Collection Citation:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Earl W. and Amanda Stafford Center for African American Media Arts. Supported by the Center for the Digitization and Curation of African American History.
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Great Migration Home Movie Study Collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3bd1f709e-1f05-4fef-b0b5-1e77b15783fd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-sc-0001-ref15

Ekoi Fraternity Mask. Front and back, Ikenne, Nigeria

Creator:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Houlberg, Marilyn  Search this
Extent:
1 Slides (photographs) (Color, 35 mm.)
Culture:
Ekoi (African people)  Search this
Ekoi (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides (photographs)
Scope and Contents:
Original text on slide reads, "Ekoi Fraternity Mask. Front and back- Day and night. Berlin Museum Fur HW Voelkerkunde. Cross River"
General:
Slide No. SL7-18
Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. To make a research appointment, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. For terms of use, contact Archives staff at elisofonarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria Collection, EEPA 2005-002, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-002, Item EEPA 2015-015-1077
See more items in:
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection
Marilyn Houlberg Nigeria collection / Ekoi, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo771d73a3d-49f4-4a6e-a762-9ff3f78f5cef
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-002-ref2688

Marquis De Lafayette

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Marquis de Lafayette, 6 Sep 1757 - 20 May 1834  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Object: 93.3 x 67.3 x 30.5cm (36 3/4 x 26 1/2 x 12")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1971 copy after c. 1786 original
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Male  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.71.41
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
2022 Rehang of Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 142
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm426eed8fc-597f-4c89-a94c-2d2d1a2f3a7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.71.41
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Smithsonian's National Zoo's Giant Panda Cub is A Girl!

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-09-05T14:04:59.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNZP
Data Source:
National Zoo
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNZP
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3vhEXs2Cruo

Handbill advertising a Prayer Meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr.

Created by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Union Methodist Church, American, founded 1796  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (23.5 x 15.6 cm)
Type:
handbills
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 23, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Interfaith communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Music  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd518d8268b-d6d2-4f47-b900-00f956ef0f11
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.12
Online Media:

Handbill advertising a Prayer Meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr.

Created by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Union Methodist Church, American, founded 1796  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (23.5 x 15.6 cm)
Type:
handbills
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 23, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Interfaith communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Music  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a0a4d09d-8cdd-438a-becf-168ee4182ca5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.18
Online Media:

Handbill advertising a Prayer Meeting with Martin Luther King, Jr.

Created by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Union Methodist Church, American, founded 1796  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. (23.5 x 15.6 cm)
Type:
handbills
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 23, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Interfaith communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Music  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50a38fdcb-ecb0-4c42-a5e3-892db76bc66a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.21
Online Media:

Program for an Evening with Martin Luther King, Jr. at Union Methodist Church

Created by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Union Methodist Church, American, founded 1796  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 23, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Interfaith communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.22
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d7241053-89e7-47b4-8281-5b1220446c93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.22
Online Media:

Program for an Evening with Martin Luther King, Jr. at Union Methodist Church

Created by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Union Methodist Church, American, founded 1796  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place depicted:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 23, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Interfaith communities  Search this
Methodist  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.34.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd506e6b75e-0436-4364-b0db-0a9952b3f26c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.34.9
Online Media:

Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.6: Robinson, Franklin A.
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d451e306-0493-47c5-8e54-5b55390f8ba2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref166
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Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.6: Robinson, Franklin A.
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c69fd212-5fa6-426e-8f82-ac71a4266346
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref167

Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1926
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.3: Robinson, Frank A.
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84cfeef02-beb2-4607-aa01-532ed0d558f2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref99
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Travel guide published by the Afro-American

Published by:
The Afro-American, American, founded 1892  Search this
Distributed by:
Allen Hotel, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 4 1/4 in. (22.9 x 10.8 cm)
Type:
travel guidebooks
Place made:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Stephanie Capparell, author of The Real Pepsi Challenge
Object number:
2011.35.2.50
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5e496b5f0-700d-4c4f-bc4b-3443e8d7f3a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.35.2.50
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Dues notice cards for the Ku Klux Klan

Printed by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 3 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (8.9 × 14 cm)
Type:
cards
Date:
1920s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, A Gift of the Bunch Family
Object number:
2014.258.1.1-.54
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/fd527ef3204-1990-4545-aec2-91aa9458173a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.258.1.1-.54

Installation Ceremonies

Written by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Published by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 4 3/4 × 3 3/4 in. (12.1 × 9.6 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1924
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Religious rituals and ceremonies  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, A Gift of the Bunch Family
Object number:
2014.258.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a93cbf41-009d-4ea0-8fd3-2e874c25c047
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.258.3

The Klan Edition of the Kourier Magazine, Vol. 5, April 1929, No. 5

Written by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Published by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2014.252.5.1 closed): 8 1/16 × 4 15/16 × 1/16 in. (20.4 × 12.6 × 0.2 cm)
H x W x D (2014.252.5.1 open): 8 1/16 × 9 13/16 × 1/16 in. (20.4 × 24.9 × 0.2 cm)
H x W x D (2014.252.5.2 closed): 8 1/16 × 4 15/16 × 1/16 in. (20.4 × 12.6 × 0.2 cm)
H x W x D (2014.252.5.2 open): 8 1/16 × 9 13/16 × 1/16 in. (20.4 × 24.9 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
journals (periodicals)
Place printed:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Mass media  Search this
United States History  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, A Gift of the Bunch Family
Object number:
2014.258.5.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd551d78cde-cd4d-4f6d-99c9-66142db399ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.258.5.1-.2
Online Media:

Constitution and Laws of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan Incorporated

Published by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 3/8 × 3 13/16 × 1/8 in. (21.3 × 9.7 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 8 3/8 × 7 11/16 × 1 1/4 in. (21.3 × 19.5 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1926
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, A Gift of the Bunch Family
Object number:
2014.258.6.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd5f9706668-3020-48cc-babc-59731d4867f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.258.6.2

Dale-Patterson Family collection

Creator:
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Polk, P. H., 1898-1985  Search this
Names:
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014  Search this
Dale, Almore M., 1911-1984  Search this
Dale, Dianne  Search this
Dale, John Henry, Jr., 1888-1973  Search this
Dale, Lucille Emma Patterson, 1889-1973  Search this
Dale, Marie Howard, 1914-2011  Search this
Dale, Norman Edward, 1908-1991  Search this
Garner, Araminta Dale, 1913-1987  Search this
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988  Search this
Patterson, Wilhelmina Bessie, 1888-1962  Search this
Extent:
6 Linear feet (9 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1866 - 1990.
Summary:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 2010 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892.
Scope and Contents note:
The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 1990 and measure 6 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892. The collection is comprised of correspondence, photographs, clippings, and ephemera.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged in four series:

Series 1: Dale-Patterson Family papers Series 2: Charles Qualls papers Series 3: Community Organizations Series 4: Subject Files
Biographical/Historical note:
The Dale family came to Washington, DC in 1886 when John Henry Dale, Sr., a gifted self-taught man, obtained a position as clerk in the newly contracted Pension Bureau building at 5th and G Streets, NW. First they lived near 13th Street and Florida Avenue, NW, then moved to Howard Road in Anacostia. Dale built a house at 2619 Nichols Avenue, now Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, drawing the plans and supervising the construction. The Dales and only one other family lived in this solidly built house for 100 years before it was sold to a church group and demolished.
General Note:
Finding Aid Note: This finding aid is associated with a MARC collection-level record.361883
Provenance:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection was donated to the Anacostia Community Museum on April 07, 2013.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
The Dale-Patterson Family collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American families  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Programs
Clippings
Correspondence
Ephemera
Postcards
Citation:
Dale-Patterson Family collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dianne Dale.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-074
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Dale-Patterson Family collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7c29572e9-2bd6-4b2a-8982-b527693b7885
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-074
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Ku Klux Klan robe and belt worn by Phineas Miller Wilds

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Phineas Miller Wilds, American, 1850 - 1930  Search this
Used by:
Ku Klux Klan, 2nd, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Owned by:
Richard M. Rousseau, American  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber with rayon
Dimensions:
H x W (Robe): 50 1/2 × 35 in. (128.3 × 88.9 cm)
L x W (Belt): 86 1/2 × 1 3/16 in. (219.7 × 3 cm)
H x W (Cape): 56 11/16 × 29 15/16 in. (144 × 76 cm)
Waist: 28 1/2 in. (72.4 cm)
Type:
robes
Place used:
Fernandina Beach, Nassau County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1915-1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Men  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
U.S. History, 1933-1945  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Wilds Family Descendants of Nassau County, Florida
Object number:
2011.144.1.1ab
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/fd56fa8f0bd-c06f-48ba-8c60-d266082dd018
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.144.1.1ab
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