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Notebook of lists and accounts made by George T. Garrison

Created by:
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Subject of:
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
leather, ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 5 × 3 1/8 × 7/16 in. (12.7 × 7.9 × 1.1 cm)
Type:
notebooks
Place used:
Folly Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Military  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 Garrison Family in memory of George Thompson Garrison
Object number:
2014.115.3.37
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd5415bebcf-ec0a-4622-8691-4290afb87509
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.115.3.37

The Literary Corner: Introduction to Afro-American Essays with Sarah Fabio and Thomas Schick (side a) / Introduction to African English Drama with Brooks Robinson (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Thomas Schick PhD, American, 1947 - 1987  Search this
Interviewed by:
Sarah Fabio, PhD, American, 1928 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
John Pepper Clark, Nigerian, born 1935  Search this
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian, born 1934  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side A): 00:15:08
Duration (side B): 00:14:49
Type:
audiotapes
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  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, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.9a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b49e8d84-240b-4174-9b79-f6ae9e1c5ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.9a

Bible given to Perkins William Dennis

Published by:
American Bible Society, American, founded 1816  Search this
Owned by:
Perkins William Dennis, American, 1853 - 1918  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, metal, and leather
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 5 × 3 5/8 × 1 13/16 in. (12.7 × 9.2 × 4.6 cm)
Type:
Bibles
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Religious groups  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 M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Religious and Sacred Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a620a206-26a4-4a6f-9205-b2c4ebb6e8ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.11

Ambrotype of a Civil War soldier

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Created by:
Littlefield, Parsons & Co., American, 1858 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on glass photographic plates
Dimensions:
Closed: 3 × 2 5/8 × 7/8 in. (7.6 × 6.7 × 2.2 cm)
Open: 3 × 5 1/8 × 9/16 in. (7.6 × 13 × 1.4 cm)
3 x 5 in. (7.6 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
ambrotypes
portraits
Date:
1861-1865
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
Object number:
2008.9.2
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/fd54636eeeb-b802-4df8-9d1b-5ced1dd36122
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.9.2
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Newspaper clipping with a portrait of Harriet Tubman

Published by:
The Philadelphia Tribune, American, founded 1884  Search this
Created by:
John G. Darby, active 1830s - 1860s  Search this
Subject of:
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
Mariline Northrup Wilkins  Search this
African American Museum in Philadelphia, American, founded 1976  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (14.9 x 11.4 cm)
Type:
portraits
clippings
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1868; printed 1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Families  Search this
Military  Search this
Museums  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Blockson
Object number:
2009.50.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dbbd7689-4f28-44b1-81f0-e2f552b5e9b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.50.12
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Trade card for the slave dealers Blount & Dawson in Savannah, Georgia

Distributed by:
Blount & Dawson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Edmond M. Blount, American, born 1811  Search this
William C. Dawson, American, born 1827  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (6.4 x 8.9 cm)
Type:
trade cards
Place depicted:
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Prisons  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  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:
2009.9.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
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/fd5a6147e16-15e2-4c5d-99b0-10c822cbc964
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.9.8

Traveling trunk used by George Thompson Garrison in the Civil War

Manufactured by:
Crouch & Fitzgerald, American, founded 1839  Search this
Owned by:
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Subject of:
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
wood, leather, cotton, metal
Dimensions:
trunk: 18 × 31 × 17 in. (45.7 × 78.7 × 43.2 cm)
insert tray: 3 9/16 × 29 5/8 × 15 3/4 in. (9 × 75.3 × 40 cm)
canvas bag: 12 5/8 × 30 11/16 × 16 9/16 in. (32 × 78 × 42 cm)
Type:
trunks (containers)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  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:
2010.24a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Military
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59ce7def5-8454-47ab-a01d-04df3b51749c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.24a-d
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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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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

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
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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
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GAR Memorial Certification of Honorable Discharge for Charles Davis

Issued by:
Grand Army of the Republic, American, 1866 - 1956  Search this
Printed by:
Pettibone Brothers Manufacturing Company, American  Search this
Received by:
Charles Davis, American  Search this
Subject of:
United States Colored Troops, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
31 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (80 x 64.8 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
chromolithographs
certificates
Place used:
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 15, 1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  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
Object number:
2011.155.282
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5a592ca3e-166d-4623-93c2-fac763d457af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.282
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The Wounded Scout. A Friend In The Swamp.

Created by:
John Rogers, American, 1829 - 1904  Search this
Medium:
paint on plaster
Dimensions:
22 1/8 x 11 1/8 x 8 1/4 in. (56.2 x 28.3 x 21 cm)
Type:
sculpture
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Art  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Military  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:
2011.155.289
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5acf17a6b-2d17-4847-901a-47ab8e96efc2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.289
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The Fugitive's Story

Created by:
John Rogers, American, 1829 - 1904  Search this
Subject of:
John Greenleaf Whittier, American, 1807 - 1892  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher, American, 1813 - 1887  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Medium:
paint on plaster
Dimensions:
H x W: 21 7/8 x 15 7/8 x 12 in. (55.6 x 40.3 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
figurines
Place made:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1869
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Art  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Self-liberation  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:
2011.155.290
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57c1a7b47-0648-405f-b6c9-31fe136e7e1e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.290
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Tintype portrait of Creed Miller with star-shaped military identification pin

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Creed Miller, American  Search this
107th Regiment, U. S. Colored Troops, American, 1864 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
iron and collodion, velvet and leather and wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2011.155.294a-tintype case open): 2 15/16 x 5 1/4 x 7/16 in. (7.5 x 13.3 x 1.1 cm)
H x W x D (2011.155.294a-tintype closed): 2 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 9/16 in. (7.3 x 6.7 x 1.4 cm)
H x W x D (2011.155.294b-military identification pin): 1 3/4 x 1 3/16 x 1/8 in. (4.4 x 3 x 0.3 cm)
Type:
pins (jewelry)
tintypes
portraits
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
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
Object number:
2011.155.294ab
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/fd542353e2b-1ae9-4143-81d4-b1d3aec6ac81
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.294ab

Butler Medal

Manufactured by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Designed by:
Anthony C. Paquet, German, 1814 - 1882  Search this
Commissioned by:
Gen. Benjamin Franklin Butler, American, 1818 - 1893  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Type:
medallions (medals)
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  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:
2011.155.307
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards and Medals
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/fd58da10fb0-67d8-435a-bfa3-8f736bc71a00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.307
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Gordon Under Medical Inspection

Created by:
McPherson & Oliver, American  Search this
Subject of:
Gordon, American  Search this
Frederick W. Mercer, American, 1838 - 1910  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 x 2 3/8 in. (10.2 x 6 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place captured:
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.54
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
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/fd51909f11b-6b0a-49f8-9934-640a8107f1bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.54
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Carte-de-visite of a sailor named Jim

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 15/16 x 2 7/16 in. (10 x 6.2 cm)
H x W x D (Framed): 4 1/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 1/2 in. (10.5 x 6.8 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  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:
2011.155.55
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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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/fd5c9543031-490b-4fea-8b4d-a0bca15c0a7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.55
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Ambrotype of Qualls Tibbs, 5th Sergeant, 27th U.S.C.T., Camp Delaware, Ohio

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Qualls Tibbs, American, 1836 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
silver nitrate on glass photographic plate
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 1/4 × 2 3/4 in. (8.3 × 7 cm)
H x W (Case): 3 5/8 x 3 3/16 x 3/8 in. (9.2 x 8.1 x 1 cm)
Type:
ambrotypes
portraits
Date:
1864 - 1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  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:
2011.4.2ab
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
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/fd56341e1ee-3a97-44c3-ab08-3a330a7b3740
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.4.2ab

Plate with a stamped brass eagle design from a cartridge box belt

Manufactured by:
Warren H. Wilkinson, American  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy) , lead and iron
Dimensions:
2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 5/8 in. (6.4 x 6.4 x 1.6 cm)
Type:
medallions (medals)
Date:
1862-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  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:
2011.4.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bd80cecb-88ca-453c-b367-b11414065fdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.4.3
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Sword from the Civil War era

Created by:
Ames Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1791  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy) and steel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: Handle: 7 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (17.8 x 11.4 x 6.4 cm)
H x W x D: Overall: 32 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (81.3 x 11.4 x 6.4 cm)
H x W x D: Blade: 26 x 7/8 x 1/4 in. (66 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
swords
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  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:
2011.4.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52d57744b-d909-4c5b-ab84-de92e798fc55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.4.4
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Stamped brass uniform button with American eagle

Created by:
Scovill Manufacturing Company, American  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy)
Dimensions:
9/16 x 9/16 x 3/8 x 9/16 in. (1.4 x 1.4 x 1 cm)
Type:
buttons (fasteners)
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Military  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:
2011.4.5
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd568bbb155-a9da-4c3f-a9cd-0ea81a1cda44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.4.5
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