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Wooden box that held tinned corned beef

Created by:
Libby, McNeill, & Libby, U.S.A., American, 1869 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink and metal on wood with leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D (w/ handle up): 19 1/2 × 12 7/8 × 11 3/4 in. (49.5 × 32.7 × 29.8 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Place used:
Argentina, Latin America, South America
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early to mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.7.1
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/fd56aff671d-4feb-4449-a6e9-0f52e71c8015
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.7.1
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Bully beef can opener

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
paint on metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/2 × 6 3/8 × 1 1/4 in. (6.4 × 16.2 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
can openers
Date:
1914-1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Military  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2017.111.7.2
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/fd587249bd3-780b-4b30-9de6-8c72e95899d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.111.7.2
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Playbill for Joe Turner's Come and Gone

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Ethel Barrymore Theatre, American, founded 1928  Search this
Subject of:
August Wilson, American, 1945 - 2005  Search this
Kimberleigh Aarn, American, born 1960  Search this
Angela Bassett, American, born 1958  Search this
L. Scott Caldwell, American, born 1950  Search this
Richard Parnell Habersham, American  Search this
Ed Hall  Search this
Delroy Lindo, American, born 1952  Search this
Jamila Perry  Search this
Bo Rucker, American, born 1948  Search this
Raynor Scheine, American, born 1942  Search this
Kimberly Scott, American, born 1961  Search this
Mel Winkler, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. (21.6 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Migrations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bcb2e566-3531-4d4f-a37e-fb322aceb11e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.49
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Black apron with "This Sista Can Cook" by Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles

Designed by:
Caprece Jackson-Garrett, American  Search this
Created by:
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile) and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W: 23 5/8 × 20 1/16 in. (60 × 50.9 cm)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1993
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Hair  Search this
Identity  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
Object number:
2019.27.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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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/fd5bfc2475f-7e71-4f40-83b0-a4ed574c2f3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.27.10
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The bohemian dinner

Creator:
Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
19--
Topic:
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9838
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Charles Green Shaw papers, 1833-1979, bulk 1909-1974
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9838

F. Luis Mora pocket diary

Creator:
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1915 Apr.
Topic:
Celebrations  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Health  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5266
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F. Luis Mora papers, 1891-1986, bulk 1891-1922
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5266

Pocket diary

Creator:
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis), 1874-1940  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1910 Jan.
Topic:
Celebrations  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8663
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F. Luis Mora papers, 1891-1986, bulk 1891-1922
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8663

Artists Equity Dinner in honor of Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Photographer:
Archer, Alexander  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1948 March 25
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17238
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Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016, bulk 1920-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17238

Armory Show artists and members of the press at the beefsteak dinner given by the Association of American Painters and Sculptors

Photographer:
Rainford, Percy  Search this
Subject:
Association of American Painters and Sculptors (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1913 Mar. 8
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Dinners and dining  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5843
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Walt Kuhn Family papers and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5843
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Sculpture in the form of a caricatured porter holding a tray

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal and paint
Dimensions:
38 x 14 x 7 1/2 in. (96.5 x 35.6 x 19.1 cm)
Type:
sculpture
Date:
mid 19th-20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.468
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
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/fd50e63cdde-5697-4d5c-a38b-d737c0ee8797
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.468
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Poster for the Young Lords Breakfast Program

Created by:
Young Lords Party, American, founded 1969  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/8 × 17 1/8 in. (56.2 × 43.5 cm)
Type:
posters
Place depicted:
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969-1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Social reform  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.109.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e8ec1e39-6692-4381-b241-83c4326ca165
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.109.7.1
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Post Baptismal Picnic

Photograph by:
Kenneth Royster, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photograph: silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 14 13/16 × 13 5/8 in. (37.6 × 34.6 cm)
H x W (sheet): 20 × 16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religion  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kenneth Royster in honor of Prof. Samuel L. Green
Object number:
2018.41.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Kenneth Royster
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Praise
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd574d7240f-fa06-4ac9-a1f1-536fdbe95a25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.41.9
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Cast iron skillet owned and used by Beatrice Mack

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Beatrice Mack, American, died 2002  Search this
Medium:
cast iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/8 × 15 3/8 × 11 3/8 in. (6 × 39.1 × 28.9 cm)
Type:
skillets
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Deborah L. Mack
Object number:
2015.156.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5af2e2906-18e1-4805-9414-efa565f22d5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.156.2
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Postcard of a shrimp peddler

Photograph by:
Bayard Wootten, American, 1876 - 1959  Search this
Printed by:
Advertising Service Agency, American, 1900 - 1970  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (8.9 × 14 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place depicted:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.36.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59c25ca94-3df1-4175-9e08-e683c098819f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.36.1
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Postcard of a praline seller

Distributed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 9/16 × 3 1/2 in. (14.1 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place depicted:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.36.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5856ce4c7-1a98-4fe6-be37-d8261f19603a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.36.2
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Postcard of a fish dealer

Distributed by:
Frank H. Hearan, American, born 1867  Search this
Photograph by:
E.S. Blakely, American, born 1864  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 3/8 × 3 3/8 in. (13.7 × 8.6 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place made:
Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.37.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5283404eb-ab79-40cb-a1b9-27ca744bf429
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.37.1
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Postcard of a nut cake vendor

Published by:
Souvenir Postcard Company, American, 1905 - 1914  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (13.8 × 8.7 cm)
Type:
postcards
Date:
1905-1914
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.37.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b106f960-ac2b-4359-8007-3065e38202dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.37.2
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Postcard of a banana and pineapple vendor

Published by:
Cochrane Company, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/8 × 5 3/8 in. (8.6 × 13.7 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place used:
Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Palatka, Putnam County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1912
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.37.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d553f9bd-c918-45b5-b3fe-7b974b0424eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.37.3
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Postcard of a produce vendor

Published by:
Adolph Selige Publishing Company, American, 1900 - 1920  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (14 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
postcards
Place made:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, Europe
Date:
1907
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.37.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53b54d33b-6fdc-4a22-b3ec-acab95b5d1b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.37.4
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The Negro Motorist Green-Book

Published by:
Victor Hugo Green, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Subject of:
James A. Jackson, American, 1878 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 5 × 1/8 in. (17.8 × 12.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Barbershops  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d615a4ea-ae48-4b95-81bb-c0032a14a6b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.42
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