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Training aircraft used by Tuskegee Institute

Manufactured by:
Boeing Corporation, American, founded 1916  Search this
Used by:
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Maycie Herrington, American, 1918 - 2016  Search this
Paul Adams, American, 1920 - 2013  Search this
Charles E. McGee, American, 1919 - 2022  Search this
Nancy Leftenant-Colon, American, born 1920  Search this
Wilbur Mason, American, 1924 - 2016  Search this
Samuel Wesley Henderson, American, 1921 - 2016  Search this
Cyril O. Bryon, American, 1920 - 2015  Search this
George M. Boyd, American, 1926 - 2018  Search this
William J. Childs, American, 1923 - 2013  Search this
Alexander Jefferson, American, 1921 - 2022  Search this
Leroy Eley, American, 1927 - 2012  Search this
Oliver Goodall, American, 1922 - 2010  Search this
Charles Lane, American, 1925 - 2013  Search this
Thurston Gaines Jr., American, 1922 - 2016  Search this
Lee Archer Jr., American, 1919 - 2010  Search this
Earl Martin, American, 1924 - 2019  Search this
Franklin J. Macon, American, 1923 - 2020  Search this
Rusty Burns, American, 1925 - 2022  Search this
Asa D. Herring Jr., American, 1926 - 2022  Search this
James E. Randall, American, 1926 - 2019  Search this
William H. Holloman III, American, 1924 - 2010  Search this
Robert Holts, American, 1924 - 2021  Search this
Leonard Hall, American, 1926 - 2013  Search this
James Harvey, American, born 1923  Search this
Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, American, 1922 - 2016  Search this
Samuel C. Hunter Jr., American, 1919 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
steel, aluminum, copper alloy, wood, polyester, rubber, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2011.82.1): 114 × 386 × 300 in. (289.6 × 980.4 × 762 cm)
H x W x D (2011.82.2 baggage claim door): 21 1/2 × 30 3/4 × 2 3/4 in. (54.6 × 78.1 × 7 cm)
Type:
training aircraft
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.82.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Transportation Vehicles
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e994f4e9-bef9-41b4-86d9-a2b0ce43f9fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.82.1-.2
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Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal

Commissioned by:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Created by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Medium:
gold
Dimensions:
2 15/16 × 2 15/16 × 3/16 in. (7.5 × 7.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
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/fd5ef531fd7-f0f5-4aa1-adf0-a009298e0190
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.8
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Purple Heart medal awarded posthumously to Tuskegee Airman 2d Lt. James McCullin

Issued by:
United States Armed Forces, American, founded 1775  Search this
Received by:
Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin, American, 1919 - 1943  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
99th Pursuit Squadron, American, 1941 - 1949  Search this
Medium:
cardboard , paper, metal and ribbon
Dimensions:
H x W (Medal): 3 × 1 3/8 × 3/16 in. (7.6 × 3.5 × 0.5 cm)
H x W x D (Closed): 1 x 3 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (2.5 x 8.9 x 16.5 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 7 x 3 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (17.8 x 8.9 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
medals
Date:
after 1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the McCullin Family, in memory of Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin
Object number:
2013.52.3ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd50b99ef9d-6b1d-4f6b-8154-036ca7a3874e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.52.3ab
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Aircraft observer badge owned by Fenton B. Sands

Manufactured by:
American Emblem Company, American  Search this
Issued by:
United States Air Force, American, founded 1947  Search this
Owned by:
Dr. Fenton B. Sands, American, 1918 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7/8 × 3 3/16 × 1/2 in. (2.2 × 8.1 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
insignias
Place made:
Utica, Oneida County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1942-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Sands Family
Object number:
2014.7.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd58f78df0c-6b05-4bb2-a215-c525f896d445
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.7.14
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Bombadier wings owned by Fenton B. Sands

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Issued by:
United States Air Force, American, founded 1947  Search this
Owned by:
Dr. Fenton B. Sands, American, 1918 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 × 3 1/16 × 5/16 in. (2.5 × 7.8 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
insignias
Date:
1942-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Sands Family
Object number:
2014.7.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd58fcd242a-53b2-4395-85e4-e8313de3332b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.7.15
Online Media:

Navigator wings owned by Fenton B. Sands

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Issued by:
United States Air Force, American, founded 1947  Search this
Owned by:
Dr. Fenton B. Sands, American, 1918 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13/16 × 3 1/16 × 5/16 in. (2.1 × 7.8 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
insignias
Date:
1942-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Sands Family
Object number:
2014.7.16
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd57628b11a-4e76-40c6-8a0a-b7972b56d344
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.7.16
Online Media:

Keep Us Flying!

Title:
Poster for war bonds depicting Tuskegee Airman Robert W. Diez
Created by:
Betsy Graves Reyneau, American, 1888 - 1964  Search this
Commissioned by:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Printed by:
United States Government Publishing Office, American, founded 1860  Search this
Subject of:
Robert W. Diez, American, 1919 - 1992  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 27 9/16 x 19 11/16 in. (70 x 50 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Design  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.168
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
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/fd5dc14fc22-9f48-42c3-be13-2182c7e2d0af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.168

Replica of Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal issued to Dr. William Brown

Created by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Received by:
Dr. William Neal Brown, American, 1919 - 2009  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
copper alloy, metal, velvet, silk (textile), paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
Diameter (medal): 3 x 1/4 in. (7.6 x 0.6 cm)
2012.127.1b (velvet box): 1 3/16 x 5 x 5 in. (3 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)
2012.127.1c (cardboard box): 1 5/16 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (3.3 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm)
Type:
medallions (medals)
Date:
2007
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Zimmer, Long Time Partner of Dr. William Neal Brown
Object number:
2012.127.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5287f5e4e-03e7-435e-afe1-9f5251b5a977
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.127.1abc

American flag flown over the Capitol in honor of Dr. William Neal Brown

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. William Neal Brown, American, 1919 - 2009  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
cotton (fiber) and polyester with wood, glass and metal
Dimensions:
2012.127.2a (flag): 7 x 14 x 2 in. (17.8 x 35.6 x 5.1 cm)
2012.127.2b (display case): 13 x 19 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (33 x 49.5 x 9.5 cm)
Type:
flags
Date:
2009
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Zimmer, Long Time Partner of Dr. William Neal Brown
Object number:
2012.127.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fc17b3a9-1541-4375-98b2-8cb7fa2408f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.127.2ab

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Universal Network Television, American, founded 1950  Search this
Alex Haley, American, 1921 - 1992  Search this
Percy Ellis Sutton, American, 1920 - 2009  Search this
Columbia Records, American, founded 1888  Search this
Brown & Williamson, American, born 1894  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry  Search this
National Association of Market Developers, American, founded 1953  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Roy Wilkins, American, 1901 - 1981  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., American, founded 1923  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
President Jimmy Carter, American, born 1924  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Opportunities Industrialization Center of America, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
National Urban League Guild, American, founded 1946  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Muhammad Ali, American, 1942 - 2016  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
Northside Center for Child Development, Inc., founded 1946  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 5/16 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1977
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
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/fd5a191f832-64ab-4d62-81fe-a2bc53493bea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.11

Tuskegee Airman flight jacket worn by Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett

Manufactured by:
Aero Leather Clothing Co., American  Search this
Worn by:
Woodrow W. Crockett, American, 1918 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
100th Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
leather, cloth, metal, paint
Dimensions:
H x W (Laid Flat): 26 1/4 x 24 in. (66.7 x 61 cm)
Waist: 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)
Chest (Across Shoulders): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm)
Inseam (Arm - shoulder to cuff): 24 in. (61 cm)
On Form: 30 x 33 x 15 1/2 in. (76.2 x 83.8 x 39.4 cm)
Type:
bomber jackets
Place made:
Beacon, Dutchess County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1942
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett
Object number:
2012.43.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
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/fd5fc87178e-cd01-4bca-87aa-b6fb9e85fcb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.43.1
Online Media:

Aviator's silk scarf worn by Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Woodrow W. Crockett, American, 1918 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Used by:
100th Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silk (textile), ink
Dimensions:
H x W (Laid Flat): 16 1/2 x 65 1/4 in. (41.9 x 165.7 cm)
Type:
scarves (costume accessories)
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett
Object number:
2012.43.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
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/fd5351781c8-8313-4abb-a6a7-77bd93b5d969
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.43.2
Online Media:

Type K-1 Army Air Corps flight suit worn by Woodrow W. Crockett

Manufactured by:
Bates Shoe Co., American  Search this
Worn by:
Woodrow W. Crockett, American, 1918 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Used by:
100th Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
cotton twill, metal, leather, resin, pigment
Dimensions:
On Form: 62 x 26 x 12 1/2 in. (157.5 x 66 x 31.8 cm)
H x W (Collar to Ankle): 63 x 24 1/2 in. (160 x 62.2 cm)
Inseam (Leg- Ankle to Crotch): 31 in. (78.7 cm)
Waist: 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)
Chest (Shoulder Width): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm)
Inseam (Arm- Shoulder to Wrist): 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm)
Type:
jump suits
Place made:
Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett
Object number:
2012.43.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51db8c5ae-9f33-443b-b902-cd76baba4a24
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.43.3

Tuskegee Airmen scrapbook compiled by Daisy McMurray Crockett

Created by:
Daisy McMurray Crockett, American, died 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
332d Fighter Group, American, 1942 - 1949  Search this
99th Pursuit Squadron, American, 1941 - 1949  Search this
100th Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American, 1912 - 2002  Search this
Maj. Charles B. Hall, American, 1920 - 1971  Search this
The Chicago Defender, American, founded 1905  Search this
Pittsburgh Courier, American, 1907 - 1965  Search this
Edgar T. Rouzeau, 1905 - 1958  Search this
Woodrow W. Crockett, American, 1918 - 2012  Search this
477th Bombardment Group, American, 1943 - 1947  Search this
Medium:
paper, ink on newsprint, cardboard, imitation leather
Dimensions:
14 1/2 x 12 x 2 3/4 in. (36.8 x 30.5 x 7 cm)
Type:
scrapbooks
Place made:
Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Tuskegee Army Air Field, Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Selfridge Field, Macomb County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1943-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Families  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Military  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett
Object number:
2012.43.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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/fd5bd4e6171-e45a-4a54-ac85-7a41de14b512
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.43.4

Trunk used by Tuskegee Airman 2d Lt. James McCullin

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin, American, 1919 - 1943  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
99th Pursuit Squadron, American, 1941 - 1949  Search this
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
wood , paper, iron alloy , copper alloy , leather and paint
Dimensions:
Closed: 12 x 30 x 16 1/4 in. (30.5 x 76.2 x 41.3 cm)
Type:
trunks (containers)
Date:
ca. 1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the McCullin Family, in memory of Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin
Object number:
2013.52.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
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/fd532b644c6-7947-44e3-af64-14624c84fe18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.52.1
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Memorial Quilt for Tuskegee Airman 2d Lt. James McCullin

Created by:
Vivian Lucille McCullin, American  Search this
Subject of:
Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin, American, 1919 - 1943  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
99th Pursuit Squadron, American, 1941 - 1949  Search this
Medium:
cloth and ink
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 x 39 3/4 in. (104.1 x 101 cm)
Type:
quilts
Place depicted:
Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Italy, Europe
Saint Louis County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Families  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the McCullin Family, in memory of Second Lieutenant James L. McCullin
Object number:
2013.52.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Textiles-Quilts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd554c6f9c6-110d-4a4a-868a-2ac61e624304
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.52.2
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Type AN 5835-1 dead reckoning computer owned by Fenton B. Sands

Manufactured by:
J. B. Carroll Company, American  Search this
Owned by:
Dr. Fenton B. Sands, American, 1918 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
plastic and metal
Dimensions:
9 3/8 × 5 1/4 × 1/2 in. (23.8 × 13.3 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
navigational instruments
computers
Date:
1944-1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Sands Family
Object number:
2014.7.8.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
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/fd54f5cf86b-24ba-4be1-b273-edaa04d9266a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.7.8.2
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Photograph album belonging to Lewis C. Smith

Compiled by:
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
leather, paper, nylon, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 9 1/16 × 12 5/16 × 1 in. (23 × 31.2 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 9 1/16 × 25 1/8 × 1 in. (23 × 63.8 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
photograph albums
Place depicted:
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Italy, Europe
Date:
1943-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Victoria L.Thornton and Family
Object number:
2015.272
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5092f6182-af0e-48c8-a8df-c5dad7d560a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272

Page 10 of album belonging to Lewis C. Smith

Compiled by:
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
paper, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.272.10a image): 2 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (5.4 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10a sheet): 2 5/16 × 3 9/16 in. (5.9 × 9.1 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10b image): 2 5/16 × 3 7/16 in. (5.9 × 8.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10b sheet): 2 9/16 × 3 3/4 in. (6.5 × 9.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10c image): 2 5/16 × 3 1/2 in. (5.9 × 8.9 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10c sheet): 2 9/16 × 3 3/4 in. (6.5 × 9.6 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10d image): 2 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (5.3 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10d sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (6 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10e image): 2 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (5.4 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.10e sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 9/16 in. (6 × 9.1 cm)
H x W (page): 8 7/16 × 10 13/16 in. (21.5 × 27.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
photograph albums
Place captured:
Naples, Campania, Napoli, italy, Europe
Date:
1943-1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Victoria L.Thornton and Family
Object number:
2015.272.10a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5155dd5b1-58bd-4436-8234-1e92dd0ac6d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272.10a-e

Page 11 of album belonging to Lewis C. Smith

Compiled by:
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
paper, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.272.11a image): 2 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (5.4 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11a sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 9/16 in. (6 × 9.1 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11b image): 2 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (5.3 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11b sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (6.1 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11c image): 2 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (5.3 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11c sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (6 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11d image): 2 1/16 × 3 3/8 in. (5.3 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11d sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 5/8 in. (6 × 9.2 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11e image): 2 5/16 × 3 1/2 in. (5.9 × 8.9 cm)
H x W (2015.272.11e sheet): 2 9/16 × 3 3/4 in. (6.5 × 9.5 cm)
H x W (page): 8 7/16 × 10 13/16 in. (21.5 × 27.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
photograph albums
Place captured:
Naples, Campania, Napoli, Italy, europe
Date:
1943-1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Victoria L.Thornton and Family
Object number:
2015.272.11a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5145fc436-01b3-42b0-ab0b-c80632ee8dd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272.11a-e

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