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Stars and bars

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8508
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Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8508

Sovereign Scarecrow

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8514
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Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8514

The Case Against Landsburgh's Department Store flyer

Creator:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Names:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry P. (Prenton), 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (14 x 8 1/2 inches)
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
October 11, 1945
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
African Americans -- Civil rights  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
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Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files / National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa77128c9e2-59cd-4075-8a84-edb97286a2ef
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1905

Merry Kristmas and Philadelphia

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8509
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Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8509

Increase Risk with Emotional Faith

Created by:
Kevin E. Cole, American, born 1960  Search this
Medium:
mixed media on wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 56 3/4 x 66 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (144.1 x 168.9 x 26.7 cm)
Storage: 55.9 x 170.2 x 200.7 cm, 136.1 kg (22 x 67 x 79 in., 300 lb.)
Type:
sculpture
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Greg and Yolanda Head
Object number:
2009.12
Restrictions & Rights:
© Kevin Cole
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Fragment of Frozen Sound Series
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd557c34d5a-3965-4030-9db0-a8de35ec08b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.12

New Age of Slavery

Created by:
Patrick Campbell, American  Search this
Medium:
watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 1/2 × 15 1/4 in. (57.2 × 38.7 cm)
Type:
watercolors
Date:
2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.99
Restrictions & Rights:
© Patrick Campbell Art and Illustration
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Exhibition:
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57a86861d-ad9a-42e5-968e-833a28f9131c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.99

Infernal triangle

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8516
See more items in:
Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8516

Pickrick Drumstick signed by Lester Maddox

Created by:
Lester Maddox, American, 1915 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
wood
Dimensions:
36 x 2 x 3 in. (91.4 x 5.1 x 7.6 cm)
Type:
handles
Place used:
Pickrick Cafeteria, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1964
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert B. Rackleff
Object number:
2011.22
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Agricultural
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50a887eb8-2708-430f-aab8-601409fe5e1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.22
Online Media:

Tattooed man

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8513
See more items in:
Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8513

Race Hatred on Trial

Published by:
Workers Library Publishers, Inc., American, founded 1930  Search this
Issued by:
Communist Party of the United States of America, American, founded 1919  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 3/4 x 5 in. (17.1 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1921-1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Law  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  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:
2010.55.65
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
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/fd5e9fc5c1f-2cd3-49ea-99ef-ad32710cff6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.55.65

Pinback button protesting apartheid

Manufactured by:
Donnelly/Colt Progressive Resources, American, founded 1975  Search this
Designed by:
Clive Helfet, American, born 1953  Search this
Owned by:
Jan Bailey, American, 1942 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
metal, paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 3/8 in. (3.8 × 3.8 × 1 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Justice  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.201.1.28
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5270fa3f9-1913-4913-8b9a-e0230acb3beb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.201.1.28

Henry Ossawa Tanner letter to Eunice Tietjens

Creator:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937  Search this
Tietjens, Eunice, 1884-1944  Search this
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937  Search this
Subject:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1914 May 25
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7211
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Henry Ossawa Tanner papers, 1860s-1978, bulk 1890-1937
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7211
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X's Diary

Creator:
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Jackson, Billy Morrow  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
196-
Topic:
Race discrimination  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8515
See more items in:
Billy Morrow Jackson prints, [ca. 1965]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8515

Untitled

Created by:
Joe Schwartz, American, 1913 - 2013  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. (27.6 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1930-1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number:
2010.74.174
Restrictions & Rights:
© Joe Schwartz
See more items in:
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/fd5fc4a0d25-3f15-4c45-8fb7-31f059765ffa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.74.174

Pinback button for Erase Racism national conference

Manufactured by:
N.G. Slater Corporation, American, founded 1936  Search this
Subject of:
Erase Racism, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/4 × 2 1/4 × 5/16 in. (5.7 × 5.7 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2001-2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.87
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd59357bee7-0edf-4a27-82d1-c49bb0fef788
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.87
Online Media:

Soldiers Wait

Title:
Photograph of soldiers sitting in a store entryway during the Newark Riots
Created by:
Harry Benson, Scottish, born 1929  Search this
Published by:
London Express, British  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet and Image): 7 3/8 × 9 7/16 in. (18.7 × 24 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Race riots  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.57.10.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Harry Benson/Getty Images . Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b64c845e-24fc-4cc9-a261-28f78456ab4c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.57.10.7

"Riot penny" charred during the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

Created by:
United States Mint, American, founded 1792  Search this
Owned by:
George Monroe, American, 1916 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
copper alloy
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
3/4 x 3/4 x 1/16 in. (1.9 x 1.9 x 0.2 cm)
Type:
coins
Place collected:
Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1909-1921
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race riots  Search this
Tulsa Race Massacre  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Scott Ellsworth
Object number:
2012.96.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Coins and Currency
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/fd522ee7c71-053e-4260-b6ca-220b08a80d74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.96.5
Online Media:

Pinback button with War Against Repression / Guerra Contra Represión

Issued by:
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Manufactured by:
Horo Co., American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 1/4 in. (4.4 × 4.4 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
money
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Multilingual communication  Search this
Politics  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T. Rasul Murray
Object number:
2013.68.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e1edd0ac-e86a-4504-bf81-ecb9e1294aff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.68.24
Online Media:

I have special reservations

Created by:
Elizabeth Catlett, Mexican and American, 1915 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image with title): 6 3/4 × 6 3/8 in. (17.1 × 16.2 cm)
H x W (image): 6 3/8 × 6 3/8 in. (16.2 × 16.2 cm)
H x W (sheet): 12 5/16 × 10 1/8 in. (31.3 × 25.7 cm)
Type:
linocuts
Date:
1946; printed 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Identity  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Winifred Hervey
Object number:
2017.21.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2020 Catlett Mora Family Trust/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Black Woman (formerly the Negro Woman)
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd555738b30-3fab-4b7f-9069-d7c4600410d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.21.11
Online Media:

And a special fear for my loved ones

Created by:
Elizabeth Catlett, Mexican and American, 1915 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image with title): 9 3/16 × 5 7/8 in. (23.3 × 14.9 cm)
H x W (image): 8 3/8 × 5 7/8 in. (21.3 × 15 cm)
H x W (sheet): 15 1/8 × 11 5/16 in. (38.4 × 28.7 cm)
Type:
linocuts
Date:
1946; printed 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Identity  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Violence  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Winifred Hervey
Object number:
2017.21.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2020 Catlett Mora Family Trust/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Black Woman (formerly the Negro Woman)
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bdabf8cf-3474-4967-9450-9b707ec99f4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.21.13
Online Media:

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