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Hon. Robert B. Elliott of South Carolina Delivering His Great Speech On Civil Rights in the House of Representatives

Written by:
Robert Brown Elliott, American, 1842 - 1884  Search this
Illustrated by:
E. Sachse & Company, American, 1840 - 1870  Search this
Subject of:
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 × 5 in. (17.8 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
reprographic copies
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1874; printed later
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Men  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.152.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cd1fa288-19f2-4acd-87d7-56197966c4aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.152.1
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Letter from Robert B. Elliott to L. Dunneman

Written by:
Robert Brown Elliott, American, 1842 - 1884  Search this
Subject of:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
lithographs
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 4, 1880
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Finance  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Men  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.152.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bbcee945-fc03-491b-ae82-e0d768afacd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.152.2
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Book page with reproductions of Reconstruction-era prints

Illustrated by:
George Edward Perine, American, 1837 - 1885  Search this
Thomas Nast, American, 1840 - 1902  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Brown Elliott, American, 1842 - 1884  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 8 7/16 × 5 11/16 in. (21.5 × 14.5 cm)
Type:
reprographic copies
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1874 and 1876; printed later
Topic:
African American  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race riots  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.152.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c49510b6-8384-4376-94d8-dd752e85dbc0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.152.3
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Photograph of the 25th anniversary of the founding of Tuskegee Institute

Photograph by:
Frances B. Johnston, American, 1864 - 1952  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Institute, American, founded 1881  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Lyman Abbott, American, 1835 - 1922  Search this
Andrew Carnegie, Scottish American, 1835 - 1919  Search this
Charles W. Eliot, American, 1834 - 1926  Search this
Dr. Hollis Burke Frissell, American, 1852 - 1917  Search this
V. Everit Macy, American, 1871 - 1930  Search this
William Jay Schieffelin, American, 1866 - 1955  Search this
Isaac N. Seligman, American, 1855 - 1917  Search this
Clara B. Spence, American, 1862 - 1923  Search this
William G. Wilcox, American, 1851 - 1917  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 7 3/4 × 9 3/4 in. (19.7 × 24.8 cm)
H x W (mount): 8 × 13 in. (20.3 × 33 cm)
H x W (mat): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Place captured:
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1906
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.49.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5be09ffc5-ad20-494b-9e5a-db52aca55b89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.49.5

Pocket watch likely carried by Matthew Henson in 1908-1909 Arctic expedition

Manufactured by:
American Watch Company, American, 1850 - 1957  Search this
Used by:
Matthew A. Henson, American, 1866 - 1955  Search this
Subject of:
Matthew A. Henson, American, 1866 - 1955  Search this
Robert E. Peary, American, 1856 - 1920  Search this
Medium:
nickel , metal and glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/4 × 2 1/4 × 3/4 in. (8.3 × 5.7 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
pocket watches
Place used:
North Pole, Arctic
Greenland, Cape Morris Jessup, North and Central America
Place made:
Waltham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1888-1889; inscribed 1908 or 1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Men  Search this
Nature  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.31
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51a84fae9-5904-4016-9333-4959ae6961ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.31
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Land deed for property in West Virginia owned by the Crawford family

Owned by:
James T. Crawford, American, 1857 - 1943  Search this
Subject of:
James T. Crawford, American, 1857 - 1943  Search this
W. C. Smith, American, born 1870  Search this
Signed by:
James L. Johnson, American, born 1849  Search this
Linnie T. Johnson, American, 1856 - 1934  Search this
William Grafton, American, born 1868  Search this
John H. Duncan, American, born 1869  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Unfolded): 13 3/4 × 8 1/2 in. (34.9 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (closed): 8 1/2 × 3 9/16 in. (21.6 × 9 cm)
Type:
deeds
Place made:
Hill Top, Fayette County, West Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 7, 1903
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Housing  Search this
Law  Search this
Rural life  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Karen Crawford and the Crawford Family (including Philip, Anthony, Gregory and Rosalind)
Object number:
2017.93
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-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b11dd74a-0a03-4486-9c44-4a3bce5d0d57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.93
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Presentation saber and scabbard used by Colonel Charles Young

Created by:
S.N. Meyer Military & Society Goods, American, 1871 - 1925  Search this
Owned by:
Col. Charles Young, American, 1864 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
silver, wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((.1) sword): 37 1/4 × 4 1/2 × 3 in. (94.6 × 11.4 × 7.6 cm)
H x W x D ((.2) scabbard): 33 3/4 × 2 3/8 × 3/4 in. (85.7 × 6 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
sabers
scabbards
Place made:
Germany, Europe
Place purchased:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1914-1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the children of Carrie E. Broadnax
Object number:
2018.2.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5727efcb6-bc09-4476-8c4d-b0dc0ef5f13a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.2.1-.2
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Photograph of the bodies of Nease Gillespie, John Gillespie and Jack Dillingham

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Published by:
Kluttz's Studio, American  Search this
Subject of:
Nease Gillespie, American, 1855 - 1906  Search this
John Gillespie, American, 1891 - 1906  Search this
Jack Dillingham, American, died 1906  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and collodion on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 5 5/16 × 3 7/8 in. (13.5 × 9.8 cm)
H x W x D (card): 7 13/16 × 5 13/16 × 1/16 in. (19.8 × 14.7 × 0.1 cm)
Type:
black-and-white photographs
collodion prints
Place captured:
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 1906
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.13.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5f0f8bdd3-4623-4c1d-ac06-345bedbc10e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.13.1
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Postcard of the bodies of Nease Gillespie, John Gillespie and Jack Dillingham

Published by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Nease Gillespie, American, 1855 - 1906  Search this
John Gillespie, American, 1891 - 1906  Search this
Jack Dillingham, American, died 1906  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 5/8 × 2 15/16 in. (11.8 × 7.4 cm)
H x W: 5 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (13.8 × 8.8 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place captured:
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August, 1906
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.13.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5d7636c29-ed96-47ad-baba-99b30112d6eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.13.2
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Market Scene

Published by:
Frank A. Nowell, American, ca. 1848 - 1906  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (left image): 3 3/16 × 2 15/16 in. (8.1 × 7.5 cm)
H x W (right image): 3 1/8 × 2 15/16 in. (8 × 7.4 cm)
H x W x D (card): 3 3/8 × 6 7/8 × 1/16 in. (8.6 × 17.5 × 0.1 cm)
Type:
stereographs
Place depicted:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1880-1888
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5291a47b3-e2f2-4ca2-a343-d7d30ace19b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.14
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Veteran ID Shield owned by Daniel Hammond

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Daniel Hammond, American, ca. 1840 - 1937  Search this
Medium:
nickel silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 9/16 × 1 5/8 × 5/16 in. (6.5 × 4.2 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
medals
Place depicted:
Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.16
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5abe2675b-0abf-4b47-b2fe-efb3a43e0775
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.16
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Albumen print of a woman and two children in front of a log house in Georgia

Photograph by:
H. S. Clark, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 7/8 × 5 7/16 in. (9.9 × 13.8 cm)
H x W x D (card): 6 1/2 × 4 3/16 × 1/16 in. (16.5 × 10.7 × 0.1 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
Place captured:
Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1880s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Housing  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rural life  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.20
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5d4513d21-01f7-431e-83dd-2a6617496d1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.20
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Nautical clock gifted from Pres. Theodore Roosevelt to William L. Houston

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
President Theodore Roosevelt, American, 1858 - 1919  Search this
Received by:
William Lepre Houston, American, 1870 - 1953  Search this
Owned by:
Charles Hamilton Houston, American, 1895 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
glass, metal and marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.4a Clock): 7 × 4 3/8 × 4 3/8 in. (17.8 × 11.2 × 11.2 cm)
H x W x D (.4b Stand): 10 × 4 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (25.4 × 11.4 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
mantel clocks
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1905-1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd575364665-470f-4a9e-96f7-fe70e1efcebc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.59.4ab
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The Grand Jury.

Title:
Albumen photograph of Jefferson Davis's grand jury
Photograph by:
David H. Anderson, American, 1827 - 1905  Search this
Subject of:
George Lewis Seaton, American, 1822 - 1881  Search this
Jefferson Davis, American, 1808 - 1889  Search this
Rev. Fields Cook, American, 1817 - 1897  Search this
Rosina Beckley, American  Search this
George W. Simms, American  Search this
Cornelius Liggan Harris  Search this
John Oliver  Search this
Medium:
albumen on nitrocellulose paper (fiber product) and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (card): 4 5/16 × 6 1/2 in. (11 × 16.5 cm)
H x W (image): 3 15/16 × 5 9/16 in. (10 × 14.1 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1867; printed ca. 1889
Topic:
African American  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.26.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture 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/fd52397946b-1463-4d18-8700-90907d578d7e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.26.40
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Coat made of American bison hide

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
hide and wool
Dimensions:
Measured at Shoulders: 52 x 24 1/2 x 23 in. (132.1 x 62.2 x 58.4 cm)
Measured at Widest Point: 52 x 28 x 23 in. (132.1 x 71.1 x 58.4 cm)
Type:
coats
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  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 Avis, Eugene, and Lowell Robinson
Object number:
2014.179.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5480cb652-ed67-4fde-bb28-4559b8b30977
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.179.2

Quilted petticoat

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
cotton fabric and cotton batting
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 37 × 24 × 20 in. (94 × 61 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
quilts
petticoats
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1830s-1840s; repurposed 1890s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  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 Aaron and Maureen Robinson and Family
Object number:
2014.180.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Clothing-Historical
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/fd5850e4876-bcd8-4589-83b3-788a7cc85615
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.180.1

The Black Phalanx: A History of the Negro Soldiers of the United States in the Wars of 1775-1812, 1861 - '65

Title:
Book owned by the Dennis family
Published by:
American Publishing Company, American, 1868 - 1905  Search this
Written by:
Joseph T. Wilson, American, 1836 - 1891  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, and book cloth (textile material)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 × 6 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (22.9 × 16.5 × 4.4 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1888
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Families  Search this
Literature  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.25
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/fd52289a8a0-d528-4eaf-a810-22b279123ff5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.25

The Poems of Phillis Wheatley

Title:
Book owned by the Dennis family
Published by:
R.R. & C.C. Wright, American  Search this
Written by:
Phillis Wheatley, American, 1753 - 1784  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, and book cloth (textile material)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/2 in. (19.1 × 14 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Families  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
U.S. History, Colonial period, 1600-1775  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.8
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Cotton is King - Plantation Scene, Georgia

Photograph by:
Strohmeyer & Wyman, American, unknown-1901  Search this
Published by:
Underwood & Underwood, American, 1881 - 1940s  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper with cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Card): 3 1/2 × 7 1/16 in. (8.9 × 17.9 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereoscopic photographs
Place depicted:
Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1895
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Cotton  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.171
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd568cf61ad-28be-43a8-9fe9-ada4ce6b992a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.171
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Photograph of Mattie Jones

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Mattie Jones  Search this
Owned by:
Hattie Durr Whiddon Graham, American, 1873 - 1950  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (card): 3 1/2 x 3 in. (8.9 x 7.6 cm)
H x W (image): 1 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. (4.1 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1870
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Don L. Durrah and D. Simone Durrah Logan in memory of Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham (1873-1950); Christopher Columbus Wayman Whiddon (1894-1973); Lina Irene
Object number:
2014.61.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Hattie J. Durr Whiddon Graham Collection of Family Photographs
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54c08c099-48e1-461a-8ab1-64e495c5da42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.61.1
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