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Flyer Advertising an Evening with Angela Davis

Created by:
The Angela Davis Legal Defense Fund, American, founded 1972  Search this
New York Committee to Free Angela Davis, American, founded 1971  Search this
Subject of:
Angela Y. Davis, American, born 1944  Search this
Madison Square Garden, American, founded 1968  Search this
Jerry Butler Jr., American, born 1939  Search this
Carmen McRae, American, 1920 - 1994  Search this
Pete Seeger, American, 1919 - 2014  Search this
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Ray Barretto, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Cyril Philip  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
East Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black power  Search this
Latin jazz (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Politics  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.135
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Nuyorican Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a2775f83-82e9-43d6-b0dc-aa5ec79d68ec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.135
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Flyer Promoting a Rally for Angela Davis Day

Created by:
Third World Women's Alliance, American, 1968 - 1980  Search this
Subject of:
Angela Y. Davis, American, born 1944  Search this
Ron Dellums, American, born 1935  Search this
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Dick Gregory, American, 1932 - 2017  Search this
Sallye Bell Davis  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black power  Search this
Justice  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.201
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd595c43209-923c-41c2-b8a0-ec605a4beecb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.201
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Flyer soliciting pledges to stand against South African Apartheid

Created by:
American Committee on Africa, American, 1953 - 2001  Search this
Subject of:
William H. Booth, American, 1922 - 2006  Search this
Sammy Davis Jr., American, 1925 - 1990  Search this
Dick Gregory, American, 1932 - 2017  Search this
Diahann Carroll, American, 1935 - 2019  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Wilt Chamberlain, American, 1936 - 1999  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
Roy Lichtenstein, American, 1923 - 1997  Search this
Pete Seeger, American, 1919 - 2014  Search this
Brock Peters, American, 1927 - 2005  Search this
Richard Roundtree, American, born 1942  Search this
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990  Search this
Arthur Ashe Jr., American, 1943 - 1993  Search this
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
A. Philip Randolph Institute, American, founded 1965  Search this
Sidney Poitier, Bahamian American, born 1927  Search this
Rafer Lewis Johnson, American, 1934 - 2020  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
South Africa, Africa
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Actors  Search this
Africa  Search this
Black power  Search this
International affairs  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Pan Africanism
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51acaddc6-ae3c-43f9-a931-74a6bb9c9082
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.7
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Combined Continuity on Cotton Comes to Harlem

Written by:
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Arnold Perl, American, 1914 - 1971  Search this
Published by:
Davis and Lee Film Continuity Service, American  Search this
Subject of:
Chester Himes, American, 1909 - 1984  Search this
United Artists Corporation, founded 1919  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal on pressboard
Type:
continuities
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 1, 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Blaxploitation films  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.26.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd597b0927b-cdec-4346-8db5-adf96ec6a3f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.26.4

Theatre program for Ballad for Bimshire

Created by:
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick O'Neal, American, 1905 - 1992  Search this
Christine Spencer  Search this
Jimmy Randolph  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57af0981e-45af-4510-a7ea-0a538e399155
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.6
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Playbill for A Raisin in the Sun

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Ethel Barrymore Theatre, American, founded 1928  Search this
Subject of:
Lorraine Hansberry, American, 1930 - 1965  Search this
Claudia McNeil, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Louis Gossett Jr., American, born 1936  Search this
Diana Sands, American, 1934 - 1973  Search this
Ivan Dixon, American, 1931 - 2008  Search this
John Fiedler, American, 1925 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 6 1/2 in. (22.9 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.84
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59d139af8-1897-4d11-b170-d54c62fe17f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.84
Online Media:

Hands of Inge

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Hands of Inge
Directed by:
John W. Fletcher Jr., American  Search this
Edited by:
Tee Beveridge, American, 1923 - 1993  Search this
Subject of:
Inge Hardison, American, 1914 - 2016  Search this
Composed by:
Mal Waldron, American, 1925 - 2002  Search this
Ron Carter, American, born 1937  Search this
Eric Dolphy, American, 1928 - 1964  Search this
Narrated by:
Ossie Davis, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Owned by:
Pearl Bowser, American, born 1931  Search this
Medium:
acetate film and metal
Dimensions:
Duration: 10 Minutes
Length (Film): 412 Feet
Type:
black-and-white films (visual works)
short subjects
16mm (photographic film size)
Place filmed:
Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Art  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Process films  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Pearl Bowser
Object number:
2012.79.1.9.1ac
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Pearl Bowser Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c45b93d7-bdd0-4353-a4b6-600de94c0223
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.79.1.9.1ac

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