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Letter written to Robert Bell from the Freedmen's Bureau

Written by:
Freedmen's Bureau, American, 1865 - 1872  Search this
Received by:
Robert Bell  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/4 × 7 5/8 in. (24.8 × 19.3 cm)
Type:
documents
Place made:
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 15, 1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Labor  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  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, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.93
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom 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/fd588d733ab-f2c9-4bd6-ad02-19191eb17c74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.93

Soldier's Escutcheon print owned by James A. Kelly, 54th MA infantry

Printed by:
The Easel Monument Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Subject of:
James A. Kelly, American  Search this
Grand Army of the Republic, American, 1866 - 1956  Search this
54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Robert G. Shaw, American, 1837 - 1863  Search this
Ella D. Kelly, American  Search this
Sarah J. Kelly, American  Search this
Lucian G. Kelly, American  Search this
Alace L. Kelly, American  Search this
Carrie B. Kelly, American  Search this
Vivain Kelly, American  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 34 13/16 × 26 15/16 × 2 1/16 in. (88.5 × 68.5 × 5.2 cm)
Type:
lithographs
Date:
1897
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Military  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:
2016.5.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Documents and Published Materials
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dde32c6c-3d31-4ad0-a8ca-ba5821620618
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.5.1.1

Confederate States of America $100 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 × 13 7/8 in. (35.6 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd53b40e879-a08f-45e6-91f6-7a9efe3b2148
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.1

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 9/16 × 14 in. (34.4 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5357ac61c-7e8c-496e-9405-de38f529a6b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.2

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Designed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 9/16 × 13 15/16 in. (34.4 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5c914771c-61c4-449e-ade5-08a0478fa296
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.3

Confederate States of America $100 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 1/4 × 13 7/8 in. (36.2 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5c96d708c-fa43-4ca1-84e7-bf974289e2bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.4

Confederate States of America $500 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 × 13 1/16 in. (33.7 × 33.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5310058cb-314f-4de3-b600-3dd010713954
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.5

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Designed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 5/16 × 13 7/8 in. (33.8 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.11.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd59a8ede6e-c716-441d-aef3-dd0bca40c388
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.6

Confederate States of America one dollar bill

Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Clement Claiborne Clay, American, 1816 - 1882  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Signed by:
M. A. Yates, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 in. (7.8 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
money
paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b7a9ff5b-d317-40e7-9296-a570834364a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.1

Confederate States of America ten dollar bill

Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter, American, 1809 - 1887  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 1/8 in. (7.8 × 18.1 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b858ae18-224c-4a61-82be-9722a5507ce6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.10

Confederate States of America twenty dollar bill

Subject of:
Alexander H. Stephens, American, 1812 - 1883  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/16 × 7 3/16 in. (8.1 × 18.3 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53286b734-fa34-4f43-be17-9b13e0dc0752
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.11

Confederate States of America fifty dollar bill

Subject of:
Jefferson Davis, American, 1808 - 1889  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 5/16 × 7 3/8 in. (8.4 × 18.7 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ffc12af7-011a-4eb0-a730-8b05386e87d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.12

Confederate States of America two dollar bill

Subject of:
Judah P. Benjamin, American, 1811 - 1884  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/16 × 7 3/16 in. (8.1 × 18.3 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 6, 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c5d5b977-1eaa-4c75-999e-5f9fdc4f9a4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.13

Confederate States of America five dollar bill

Subject of:
Christopher G. Memminger, German American, 1803 - 1888  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (7.8 × 17.9 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f4bedab-d9fd-490d-b528-8414088bcb50
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.14

Confederate States of America ten dollar bill

Subject of:
Robert Mercer Taliaferro Hunter, American, 1809 - 1887  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Printed by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 × 7 in. (7.6 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fc03e62f-6ce2-4d77-85a7-c28f495a4f69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.15

Confederate States of America twenty dollar bill

Subject of:
Alexander H. Stephens, American, 1812 - 1883  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (8.3 × 18.4 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5767ce59e-c79a-4474-85e2-e738099ff2c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.16

Confederate States of America fifty dollar bill

Subject of:
Jefferson Davis, American, 1808 - 1889  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Designed by:
Keatinge & Ball, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 5/16 × 7 3/8 in. (8.4 × 18.7 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 17, 1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56be300eb-91ac-44c1-81b0-d09894b97987
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.17

State of South Carolina fifty cents bill

Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 7/8 × 3 13/16 in. (7.3 × 9.7 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 1, 1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd540cb6839-a4cc-4691-ba70-049102532b56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.18

Exchange Bank of South Carolina five dollar note

Printed by:
Toppan, Carpenter, Casilear & Co., American, 1851 - 1861  Search this
Subject of:
Franklin Harper Elmore, American, 1799 - 1850  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/16 × 7 1/8 in. (7.8 × 18.1 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 18, 1853
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53801c467-eb86-4e2a-9be2-018f616c1662
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.19

State of Georgia five dollar bill

Designed by:
Howell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/4 × 7 1/2 in. (9.5 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
money
American paper money
Place made:
Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 6, 1864; reworked 1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  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:
2017.108.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Coins and Currency
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a7c62a6f-667b-4901-9781-201f2f21c0d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.9.2

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