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Marine license panel from oyster boat used in Chesapeake Bay

Created by:
G. Haynard, American  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
wood , metal , glass and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 9/16 × 24 13/16 × 3/16 in. (9 × 63 × 0.4 cm)
Type:
boats
Date:
1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Harry L. Church
Object number:
2012.59.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Transportation Vehicles
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58705b17a-b677-4b65-bc88-f9473c5fd703
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.59.1
Online Media:

Instrument panel from oyster boat used in Chesapeake Bay

Created by:
G. Haynard, American  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
wood , metal , glass and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 7/8 × 23 5/8 × 4 5/16 in. (20 × 60 × 11 cm)
Type:
boats
Date:
1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Harry L. Church
Object number:
2012.59.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Transportation Vehicles
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b396be42-50b2-417d-8bf7-0a99c76ec050
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.59.2

Marine license panel from oyster boat used in Chesapeake Bay

Created by:
G. Haynard, American  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
wood , metal , glass and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 9/16 × 25 × 3/16 in. (9 × 63.5 × 0.4 cm)
Type:
boats
Date:
1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Harry L. Church
Object number:
2012.59.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Transportation Vehicles
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5504a6be0-b55f-40ea-b63f-25447bacde8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.59.3
Online Media:

Ten pound anchor with chain and rope used by oysterman Ira Wright

Manufactured by:
Zurn  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and nylon
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (31.8 x 21.6 x 8.9 cm)
41 3/8 × 8 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (105.1 × 21.6 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
anchors (watercraft equipment)
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fa6980ed-2c72-4967-83b3-3dd909a609d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.1
Online Media:

Metal lunchbox used by oysterman Ira Wright

Created by:
Thermos LLC, American, founded 1904  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
7 1/2 x 10 x 5 5/8 in. (19.1 x 25.4 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
lunchboxes
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a60b0d39-e59e-450f-9d4a-46158abc08f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.2
Online Media:

Oil lantern used by oysterman Ira Wright

Created by:
R. E. Deitz Company, American, founded 1840  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and glass
Dimensions:
13 x 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. (33 x 19.7 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
lanterns (lighting devices)
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd522bce1c0-5abb-4382-99b6-f11878f3631c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.3

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