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Desk from the Hope School

Manufactured by:
A. H. Andrews & Co., founded 1865  Search this
Used by:
Hope School, 1925 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
iron and hardwood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 26 1/4 × 20 1/8 × 24 7/8 in. (66.7 × 51.1 × 63.2 cm)
Type:
desks
Place used:
Pomaria, Newberry County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1925-1954
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Education  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Hope School Community Center, Pomaria, SC
Object number:
2010.22.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5625b65c6-66a6-4df0-88da-5c48d1f3bc1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.22.6
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Bleriot XI

Manufacturer:
Blériot Aéronautique  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 9.88 m (32 ft 5 in)
Length: 7.95 m (26 ft 1 in)
Height: 2.7 m (8 ft 10 in)
Weight: Empty, 326 kg (720 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
France
Date:
1914
Credit Line:
Purchase from Roosevelt Field, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19500095000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9732ea6e4-6232-417f-aa57-275b344fefdd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19500095000

White Wall

Artist:
Carroll Cloar, American, b. Earle, Arkansas, 1913–1993  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
21 13/16 x 27 7/8 in. (55.4 x 70.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.926
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Southern Regionalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2586ff2ba-52ab-4f8c-9a77-85fa9def58bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.926

Alien Child

Artist:
Carroll Cloar, American, b. Earle, Arkansas, 1913–1993  Search this
Medium:
Casein tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
25 1/8 x 32 1/8 in. (63.6 x 81.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.928
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Southern Regionalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py26d660591-b0dd-4e9b-b3a0-bdb9b70dea17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.928

Day Remembered

Artist:
Carroll Cloar, American, b. Earle, Arkansas, 1913–1993  Search this
Medium:
Casein and tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
28 X 39 7/8 IN. (71.1 X 101.3 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.930
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Southern Regionalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py21828b571-22f1-4f99-867a-5c42545e00e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.930

Lovers in a Dry Month

Artist:
Carroll Cloar, American, b. Earle, Arkansas, 1913–1993  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
21 1/4 x 29 1/2 in. (54.1 x 74.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.933
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Southern Regionalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2c69df533-3c74-463f-bbf0-85e993d12db0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.933

Playground

Artist:
Carroll Cloar, American, b. Earle, Arkansas, 1913–1993  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
24 x 34 1/8 in. (61 x 86.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.935
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Southern Regionalism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2f73c3ffc-c016-4d91-a613-f4613d896a9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.935

William Gilmore Simms

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 - 11 Jun 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 67.3 x 55.2 x 2.5cm (26 1/2 x 21 3/4 x 1")
Frame: 82.6 x 70.2 x 7cm (32 1/2 x 27 5/8 x 2 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
William Gilmore Simms: Male  Search this
William Gilmore Simms: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; donated in memory of the Charles Carroll Simms family
Object number:
NPG.95.20
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm475538ae6-f818-4738-990c-54c19915c895
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.20

Lynch Law (Lynching)

Alternate Title:
Louis Lozowick Self-Portrait
Artist:
Louis Lozowick, Jan 1892 - 9 Sep 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Lozowick, Jan 1892 - 9 Sep 1973  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 40.6 x 29.5cm (16 x 11 5/8")
Mat: 45.1 x 36cm (17 3/4 x 14 3/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Louis Lozowick: Male  Search this
Louis Lozowick: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Lithographer  Search this
Louis Lozowick: Visual Arts\Designer\Graphic Designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; the Ruth Bowman and Harry Kahn Twentieth-Century American Self-Portrait Collection
Object number:
NPG.2002.296
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46630f2ff-321c-4bbd-a199-de45c3d1864b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.296

Sacrifice

Maker:
Ezrom Legae, 1938-1999, born South Africa  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 84.4 x 45 x 26.4 cm (33 1/4 x 17 11/16 x 10 3/8 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
South Africa
Date:
1991
Topic:
female  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
98-25-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1991 Ezrom Kgobokanyo Legae
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys782c972dc-627f-4a16-97b3-076abbc88938
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_98-25-1

North American slave narratives [computer file] / Academic Affairs Library, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Title:
$i HTML header: $a North American slave narratives, beginnings to 1920
Author:
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Documenting the American South (Project)  Search this
Type:
Computer files
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
C1998, 1998-
To 1920
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slaves' writings, American  Search this
African Americans--History--Archival resources--Databases  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E444
Electronic resource E444
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_608747

The Forgotten centuries : Indians and Europeans in the American South, 1521-1704 / edited by Charles Hudson and Carmen Chaves Tesser

Author:
Hudson, Charles M  Search this
Tesser, Carmen Chaves  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 472 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern States
Date:
1994
C1994
Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Topic:
History  Search this
Indians of North America--First contact with other peoples  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_461739

The Oxford handbook of ethnicity, crime, and immigration / edited by Sandra M. Bucerius and Michael Tonry

Title:
Handbook of ethnicity, crime, and immigration
Ethnicity, crime, and immigration
Editor:
Bucerius, Sandra M.  Search this
Tonry, Michael H.  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 960 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2014
Topic:
Emigration and immigration--Social aspects  Search this
Crime and race  Search this
Illegal aliens  Search this
Crime--Sociological aspects  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Einwanderung  Search this
Kriminalität  Search this
Rasse  Search this
Undocumented immigrants  Search this
Call number:
HV6181 .O94 2014 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1152237

The Oxford handbook of the literature of the US South / edited by Fred Hobson and Barbara Ladd

Title:
Handbook of the literature of the US South
Literature of the US South
Editor:
Hobson, Fred 1943-  Search this
Ladd, Barbara  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiv, 563 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2016
Topic:
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
American literature  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Literature  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
In literature  Search this
Call number:
PS261 .O94 2016 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1152385

The Oxford handbook of the reception history of the Bible / edited by Michael Lieb, Emma Mason and Jonathan Roberts ; consultant ed. Christopher Rowland

Title:
Reception history of the bible
Author:
Lieb, Michael 1940-  Search this
Mason, Emma  Search this
Rowland, Christopher 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xv, 725 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Date:
2011
Topic:
Reader-response criticism  Search this
Religion  Search this
Philosophy & Religion  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Call number:
BS500 .O94 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1151879

The Oxford handbook of Southern politics / edited by Charles S. Bullock, III and Mark J. Rozell

Author:
Bullock, Charles S. 1942-  Search this
Rozell, Mark J  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xi, 564 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2012
©2012
1951-
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Regions & Countries - Americas  Search this
History & Archaeology  Search this
United States Local History  Search this
Call number:
F216.2 .O94 2012 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1151929

Slavery and class in the American South : a generation of slave narrative testimony, 1840-1865 / William L. Andrews

Author:
Andrews, William L. 1946-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiv, 389 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2019
19th century
Topic:
Slaves' writings, American--History and criticism  Search this
Slaves--History and criticism  Search this
African Americans--Biography--History and criticism  Search this
Slaves--Social conditions  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Cultural Policy  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural  Search this
SOCIAL SCIENCE--Popular Culture  Search this
African Americans--Biography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Slaves' writings, American  Search this
Call number:
E444 .A53 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1151071

The American South and the Atlantic world edited by Brian Ward, Martyn Bone, and William A. Link

Author:
Ward, Brian 1961-  Search this
Bone, Martyn 1974-  Search this
Link, William A  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 274 pages illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Southern States
USA
Date:
2013
Topic:
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Ethnische Beziehungen  Search this
Schwarze  Search this
History  Search this
Südstaaten  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149247

William Faulkner and southern history / Joel Williamson

Author:
Williamson, Joel  Search this
Subject:
Faulkner, William 1897-1962 Knowledge  Search this
Faulkner, William  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (509 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Place:
Southern States
Date:
1995
20th century
Topic:
Novelists, American  Search this
LITERARY CRITICISM--American--General  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Literature  Search this
Biografie  Search this
In literature  Search this
Call number:
PS3511.A86 Z98574 1995 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149904

The global Lincoln / edited by Richard Carwardine and Jay Sexton

Author:
Carwardine, Richard  Search this
Sexton, Jay 1978-  Search this
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham 1809-1865 Foreign public opinion  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xi, 329 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2011
©2011
Civil War, 1861-1865
1861-1865
Topic:
HISTORY  Search this
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)  Search this
Politics and government--Foreign public opinion  Search this
Public opinion  Search this
History  Search this
Foreign public opinion  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
E457.8 .G53 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149990

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