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War Elections 1862-1864

Published by:
International Publishers Company, Inc., American  Search this
Written by:
Lee Norton  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 7/8 x 5 7/16 in. (20 x 13.8 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Politics  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, Gift of the family of Dr. Maurice Jackson and Laura Ginsburg
Object number:
2010.55.51
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5198ce6d2-c2cb-4dd0-9d12-e28d5d8555ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.55.51

Manuscript of Emancipation Proclamation on card

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
William Henry Seward, American, 1801 - 1872  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, paperboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Text panel): 2 1/4 × 3 5/8 in. (5.7 × 9.2 cm)
H x W (Card): 2 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (5.7 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
proclamations
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863-1880s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Law  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:
2019.28.15
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd527d105ea-cb98-4068-8d81-378f639329c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.28.15
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Print for the USPS Emancipation Proclamation Freedom stamp

Created by:
United States Postal Service, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
Gail Anderson, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 23 × 16 in. (58.4 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
prints
Date:
2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Graphic design  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, Gift of Gail Anderson
Object number:
2020.11.23
Restrictions & Rights:
© United States Postal Service
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50bd055ec-32b2-47d0-bcf2-f6bc2bfc6c8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.11.23
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Card for USPS First-day-of-issue ceremony for Emancipation Proclamation stamp

Issued by:
United States Postal Service, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
Gail Anderson, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W (1a): 6 × 9 in. (15.3 × 22.8 cm)
H x W (1b): 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (21.6 × 13.9 cm)
Type:
envelopes
programs
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Government  Search this
Graphic design  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, Gift of Gail Anderson
Object number:
2020.11.38.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© United States Postal Service
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55df01af6-c480-4b7a-9f63-c0c8319ff013
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.11.38.1ab
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USPS First-Day-of-Issue envelope with Emancipation Proclamation Forever Stamp

Issued by:
United States Postal Service, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
Gail Anderson, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (9.2 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
envelopes
postage stamps
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Government  Search this
Graphic design  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, Gift of Gail Anderson
Object number:
2020.11.38.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© United States Postal Service
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f0529db3-132b-49f0-acc2-dd3171fea2d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.11.38.2
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USPS First-Day-of-Issue envelope with Emancipation Proclamation Forever Stamp

Issued by:
United States Postal Service, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
Gail Anderson, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 5/8 × 2 9/16 in. (9.2 × 6.5 cm)
Type:
envelopes
postage stamps
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Government  Search this
Graphic design  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, Gift of Gail Anderson
Object number:
2020.11.38.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© United States Postal Service
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5316bcce7-6335-4ca6-8614-c53dc66d9e8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.11.38.3
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USPS press sheet of twenty Emancipation Proclamation Freedom stamps

Issued by:
United States Postal Service, American, founded 1775  Search this
Designed by:
Gail Anderson, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 × 7 1/2 in. (17.8 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
postage stamps
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Government  Search this
Graphic design  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, Gift of Gail Anderson
Object number:
2020.11.39
Restrictions & Rights:
© United States Postal Service
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bcc6c993-3af2-4ae0-a095-454d29b87ea2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.11.39
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Photograph of James Brown, Civil War veteran, with a picture of Abraham Lincoln

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
James Brown, American, born 1832  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper and paint; paper; ink on newsprint; blue pencil
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Date:
May 1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  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, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2011.51.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd516aed936-9a56-41aa-9ecc-eb1a1e71da7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.51.13
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The Proclamation of Emancipation by the President of the United States, to take effect January 1st, 1863

Written by:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Published by:
John Murray Forbes, American, 1813 - 1898  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (8.3 x 5.4 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Law  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:
2012.40
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-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/fd53cfb0cb1-4ae9-4a81-b6ff-84246e819e49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.40
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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

Pinback button featuring Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 4.4 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
1960s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race relations  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:
2010.77.2
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fddef600-3518-47e5-b7cb-f336bdf61d6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.77.2
Online Media:

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