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Letter written by John Brown and Frederick Douglass to Brown's wife and children

Written by:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
John Brown, American, 1800 - 1859  Search this
Received by:
Mary Ann Brown, American, 1817 - 1884  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (25.1 x 20 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 30, 1858
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Government  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.26.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5330415d8-976e-4b13-b4dc-fd75d12411e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.26.3
Online Media:

The Fifteenth Amendment. Celebrated May 19th 1870

Created by:
Thomas Kelly  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Hiram Rhodes Revels, American, 1827 - 1901  Search this
President Ulysses S. Grant, American, 1822 - 1885  Search this
Schulyer Colfax, American, 1823 - 1885  Search this
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Recorded by:
John Brown, American, 1800 - 1859  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 20 1/2 x 26 1/4 in. (52.1 x 66.7 cm)
Type:
color lithographs
Place depicted:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1870
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Law  Search this
Military  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.45.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
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/fd5cbd33521-234c-471b-862b-75801877baab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.45.11

Portrait of John Brown

Created by:
Alexander Gardner, Scottish, 1821 - 1882  Search this
Subject of:
John Brown, American, 1800 - 1859  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 10 1/2 in. (35.6 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, West Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1859
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Photography  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:
2010.77.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd595cfac44-1dd4-4f83-975d-fe02d0579127
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.77.4

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