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Oyster jar from the Thomas Downing oyster house

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Thomas Downing, American, 1791 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
glaze and cobalt oxide on ceramic with paint and cork (bark)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 5/16 × 4 3/16 × 4 3/16 in. (16 × 10.7 × 10.7 cm)
Type:
jars
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca 1840
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Design  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.52
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5276f8068-e102-477a-a68d-36592e390510
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.52
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The North Star, Vol. I No. 37

Created by:
The North Star, American, 1847 - 1859  Search this
Edited by:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Published by:
John Dick, British  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W (folded): 13 3/16 × 18 1/2 in. (33.5 × 47 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 8, 1848
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.151.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Colonization movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55eac1532-e202-4371-9070-7e1b33a478a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.151.3
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A Semi-Centenary Discourse delivered in The First African Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, on the Fourth Sabbath of May, 1857: With a History of the Church from its First Organization, including a Brief Notice of Rev. John Gloucester, its First Pastor

Written by:
Rev. William T. Catto, American, 1809 - 1869  Search this
Printed by:
Joseph M. Wilson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. John Gloucester, American, 1776 - 1822  Search this
First African Presbyterian Church, American, founded 1807  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, wood, and leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 x 6 x 1/2 in. (22.9 x 15.2 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
books
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1857
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Literature  Search this
Preaching  Search this
Presbyterian  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.71
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd554aa6e95-4c5c-4749-be87-9f39cf58e8e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.71
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Carte-de-visite portrait of Rev. Henry Highland Garnet

Photograph by:
George G. Rockwood, American, 1832 - 1911  Search this
Subject of:
Henry Garnet, American, 1815 - 1882  Search this
Medium:
albumen on nitrocellulose wove paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (card): 4 3/16 × 2 9/16 in. (10.7 × 6.5 cm)
H x W (image): 3 3/4 × 2 5/16 in. (9.6 × 5.9 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1860s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Presbyterian  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.26.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54581562a-2dc8-4e6d-a2d0-6d9a11de3219
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.26.13
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Negroes in Brazil: A Study of Race Contact at Bahia

Written by:
Donald Pierson, American, 1900 - 1995  Search this
Illustrated by:
Jean-Baptiste Debret, French, 1768 - 1848  Search this
Published by:
University of Chicago Press, American, founded 1890  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), cardboard, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 11/16 × 5 1/2 × 1 7/16 in. (19.6 × 14 × 3.6 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Bahia, Brazil, Latin America, South America
Place printed:
Chicago, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Portuguese colonialism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.247
Restrictions & Rights:
© Donald Pierson. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5108ab4a3-1f92-437a-8c18-28088ca76e03
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.247

Land indenture for Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church issued to Richard Allen

Written by:
John Douglass, American  Search this
Subject of:
Mother Bethel AME Church, American, founded 1794  Search this
Richard Allen, American, 1760 - 1831  Search this
Medium:
ink and wax on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19 1/2 x 31 1/2 in. (49.5 x 80 cm)
Type:
indentures
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1810
Topic:
African American  Search this
African Methodist Episcopal  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William and Mattye Reed
Object number:
2010.62.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f045b94c-a37e-4795-93c5-73d7bed3e05a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.62.2
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Poster for the Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church in Philadelphia

Created by:
Mother Bethel AME Church, American, founded 1794  Search this
Subject of:
Richard Allen, American, 1760 - 1831  Search this
William Wesley Beckett, American, born 1859  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 16 x 19 7/8 in. (40.6 x 50.5 cm)
Type:
portraits
posters
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1916
Topic:
African American  Search this
African Methodist Episcopal  Search this
Communities  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religion  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.70
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fd999541-c602-431c-a7bf-aa04f654c5f4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.70

The Believer’s Pocket Companion

Written by:
William Mason, British, 1719 - 1791  Search this
Published by:
American Baptist Publication Society, American, founded 1824  Search this
Owned by:
Marquis Peterson, American, 1832 - 1896  Search this
Frankie Davis, American  Search this
Signed by:
David E. Davis, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2017.78.3a (closed)): 6 × 4 × 5/8 in. (15.2 × 10.2 × 1.6 cm)
H x W (2017.78.3b): 1 15/16 × 3 9/16 in. (5 × 9 cm)
Type:
cards
hardcover books
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1853
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baptist  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Military  Search this
Religion  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.78.3.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd516564652-a4c8-423d-bd6f-4ab54ac036cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.78.3.1-.2

Writ of execution to collect damages issued by Wentworth Cheswill

Issued by:
Wentworth Cheswill, 1746 - 1817  Search this
Subject of:
Luther Barter  Search this
Samuel Bordman  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/16 × 8 1/4 in. (23 × 21 cm)
Type:
writs
Place depicted:
Newmarket, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1810
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.21.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a9b4dc48-6cd7-45f5-9969-8f82707179bb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.21.1
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Hollow-cut silhouette portrait of Rachel Creefield

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Rachel Creefield  Search this
Medium:
wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Silhouette [a]): 4 5/16 × 3 7/16 in. (11 × 8.8 cm)
H x W (Label [b]): 3 7/8 × 3 9/16 in. (9.8 × 9.1 cm)
Type:
silhouettes
portraits
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1825
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.21.2.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd561adaba8-c671-40b0-bc6b-ef646bc186c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.21.2.1ab
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Document announcing Connecticut's opposition to banning free Blacks

Created by:
Oliver Wolcott Jr., 1760 - 1833  Search this
Thomas Day, 1777 - 1855  Search this
Received by:
John Andrew Shulze, 1775 - 1852  Search this
Medium:
iron gall ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Folded into envelope): 3 1/8 × 5 5/16 in. (8 × 13.5 cm)
H x W (Folded once): 9 1/2 × 7 9/16 in. (24.1 × 19.2 cm)
H x W (Unfolded): 9 1/2 × 15 1/8 in. (24.1 × 38.4 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
circular letters
certificates
Place depicted:
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1825
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.21.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a6c897ab-ed1a-4bdd-82ba-ee9a915a9238
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.21.4
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Powder horn carved with the name of Revolutionary War soldier Prince Simbo

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Simbo, American, ca. 1737 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
horn, wood, and copper nails
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 2 15/16 in. (7 x 19.1 x 7.5 cm)
Type:
powder horns
Place depicted:
Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Colonial period, 1600-1775  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Military
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f6401d04-3023-4476-a356-ad7076a4ae40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.1
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Ledger of supply costs for eleven Revolutionary War soldiers

Created by:
Isaac Goodrich, American  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Simbo, American, ca. 1737 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 7/16 x 8 in. (31.6 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
documents
Place made:
Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1782
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d41dd239-2e05-4ec6-aa28-5097024b20d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.2
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Seaman's Protection Certificate for Robert Barnaby

Created by:
J. N. Barker, American  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Barnaby, American, born 1807  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 10 3/8 in. (21.6 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
citizenship papers
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 21, 1834
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Military  Search this
War of 1812, 1812-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd529485339-3678-4862-90aa-c8fac309a1b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.3
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Receipt for blankets given to soldiers Prince Simbo and Sampson Freeman

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Simbo, American, ca. 1737 - 1810  Search this
Sampson Freeman, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 11/16 x 8 5/16 in. (11.9 x 21.1 cm)
Type:
receipts
Place made:
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 21, 1778
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.7
Restrictions & Rights:
public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dad8a0d6-658a-42fe-b2d9-65ff4a646c7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.7
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Voucher of payment to Private Prince Simbo

Created by:
Eleazer Wales, American, 1732 - 1794  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Simbo, American, ca. 1737 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 x 8 in. (16.5 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
vouchers
Place made:
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 20, 1783
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.8
Restrictions & Rights:
public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Double Victory: The African American Military Experience
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd503ef2d55-a6d6-4623-b342-65f6ddfccc06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.8
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Petition signed by John Cuffe and Paul Cuffe regarding taxation

Written by:
Unidentified  Search this
Signed by:
John Cuffe, American, 1752 - 1836  Search this
Paul Cuffe, American, 1759 - 1817  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 × 8 in. (21.6 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
petitions
Place made:
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 19, 1780
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Government  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.26.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c5f70ab7-b670-4d4b-9df8-bce77c516305
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.26.1
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Teapot made by Peter Bentzon

Created by:
Peter Bentzon, American, ca. 1783 - after 1850  Search this
Medium:
silver and wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 12 x 5 in. (17.8 x 30.5 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
teapots
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Virgin Islands of the United States, United States, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1817-1829
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51d2d0213-3bbe-4345-a274-ce64478aa500
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.14

Portrait of John Westwood

Created by:
Joshua Johnson, American, ca. 1763 - after 1832  Search this
Subject of:
John Westwood, American  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on canvas , wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (framed): 38 3/16 × 33 1/4 × 2 1/2 in. (97 × 84.4 × 6.4 cm)
H x W (unframed): 30 1/4 × 25 1/4 in. (76.8 × 64.1 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
portraits
Place made:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1807-1808
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Men  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.25abc
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57c77b443-b51b-4326-bc39-39b8f67b1ce5
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.25abc
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Servants at a Pump

Created by:
Nicolino Calyo, Italian American, 1799 - 1884  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on canvas , wood
Dimensions:
H x W (unframed): 24 × 20 in. (61 × 50.8 cm)
H x W x D (framed): 30 3/16 × 26 × 3 3/8 in. (76.6 × 66 × 8.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place depicted:
Weeksville, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1840
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.5ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cf4c3a96-02bb-4c72-95b6-7920358eebb8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.5ab

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