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Montgomery C. Meigs Papers

Creator:
Meigs, Montgomery C., 1816-1892  Search this
Photographer:
Russell, Andrew J., 1829-1902  Search this
Names:
Pension Building  Search this
Post Office Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
12.5 Cubic feet (27 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Albums
Clippings
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Place:
Georgia
West Point (N.Y.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1870 - 1890
Summary:
The collection documents Mongomery C. Meigs, an Army officer, engineer, architect, and scientist. Meigs's papers include scrapbooks and photographs relating primarily to his work on the Pension Building and the Washington Aqueduct in Washington, D.C. but also his interest in politics, military affairs, construction, Native Americans, inventions, real estate, and financial matters.
Scope and Contents:
The collection documents, Mongomery C. Meigs, an Army officer, engineer, architect, and scientist. Meigs's papers include scrapbooks and photographs relating primarily to his work on the Pension Building in Washington, D.C., an extension to the Post Office Building, the Washington Aqueduct, Cabin John Bridge, and the dome of the United States Capitol. The scrapbooks reflect Meigs's interests in politics, military affairs, construction, Native Americans, inventions and technology, real estate, and financial matters.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into two series.

Series 1: Scrapbooks, 1870-1890

Series 2: Photographs, 1850-1885
Biographical / Historical:
1816, May 3, Born, Augusta, Georgia

1832, Entered United States Military Academy, West Point, New York

1837, Second lieutenant, Corps of Engineers. Surveyed Upper Mississippi River

1838, Survey engineering work, Delaware River

1839, Duty at army headquarters, Washington, D.C.

1841, Married Louisa Rodgers (died 1879)

1843-1852, Stationed in Detroit, Michigan, until return to permanent duty in Washington, D.C.

1852, Supervised construction of the Washington aqueduct for Great Falls, Virginia and various United States Capitol improvements, including a new and larger dome

1861, June Appointed Quartermaster General, United States Army

1865, April 15, Present at the death of Abraham Lincoln

1867, Postwar illness and trip to Europe

1882, Retired from the United States Army. Began engineering work on the Pension Office Building, Washington, D.C.

1892, January 2, Died, Washington, D.C.

*Biographical Chronology courtesy the Library of Congress, Montgomery C. Meigs Papers, 1799-1892 (bulk 1849-1892)
Related Materials:
Materials at the Archives Center, National Museum of American History

William R. Hutton Papers (AC0987)

Materials at the National Museum of American History

Several curatorial divisions hold material culture related to Montgomery C. Meigs and include:

Division of Culture and the Arts (now Division of Cultural and Community Life)

Armed Forces History (Division of Political and Military History)

Division of Home and Community Life (now Division of Cultural and Community Life)

Division of Medicine and Science

Division of Work and Industry

Materials at Other Organizations

Library of Congress, Manuscript Division

Montgomery C. Meigs Papers, 1799-1892 (bulk 1849-1892)

Army officer, engineer, architect, and scientist. Correspondence, diaries and journals, notebooks, family papers, military papers, drawings and plans, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Meigs's work in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, his service as Quartermaster General during the Civil War, and family matters.
Provenance:
Parts of the collection were donated by Dr. Paul L. Smith on January 8, 1971 and Mr. and Mrs. Mayo S. Stuntz on March 8, 1974. Other sources are unknown.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Bridges -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Civil engineers  Search this
Civil engineering  Search this
Architects  Search this
Tunnels  Search this
Reservoirs -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Water-supply  Search this
Washington Aqueduct  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Hydraulic structures  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings -- 19th century
Albums
Clippings -- 1850-1900
Photographs -- 19th century
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Montgomery C. Meigs Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0984
See more items in:
Montgomery C. Meigs Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e649874c-9c6e-415a-a930-ead48c870f68
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0984
Online Media:

Picture Reservoir, Foliage Dense with Form

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 68
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw998cc7ca6-709c-4019-aac2-2c497d779173
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref321

Picture Reservoir, Foliage Openings-Light Effects

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 69
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9728194f5-1376-4762-87b7-f710c13c6938
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref322

Picture Reservoir, Letter Forms

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 70
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9095a4740-f750-488c-9901-0c865d686eba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref323

Picture Reservoir, Roads-Surfaces

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 71
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c2319495-a3f9-4f79-8530-3b0fc1794a6e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref324

Picture Reservoir, Shoes

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 72
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94249fad8-db47-41ff-b79c-99ed1fd40ef8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref325

Picture Reservoir, Suspension-Flight-Movement

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 73
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c53bc88a-a64c-4b9c-981a-fbb0bc8abf5e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref326

Picture Reservoir, Transparency-Glass

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 74
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96fc5f6aa-1d3f-4d1c-ba34-19f1afac34e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref327

Picture Reservoir, Transparency-Pale Landscapes

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 75
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fd6887c3-fcb9-426b-a31f-0d9cc6a53fa5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref328

Picture Reservoir, Transparency-Sky-Air

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 76
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95640c975-2c26-4d4c-9f87-a2a40898a638
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref329

Picture Reservoir, Vertical-Linear

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 77
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95330bad3-7645-4748-983b-be08fad9a0de
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref330

Picture Reservoir, Weight

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 78
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1980s
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 26.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96a3e316b-19e4-4581-923e-5f2c532199a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref331

Oversized Material, Picture Reservoir and Clippings for Reading

Collection Creator:
Vanderbilt, Paul  Search this
Container:
Box 26
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Paul Vanderbilt papers, 1854-1992, bulk 1945-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Paul Vanderbilt papers
Paul Vanderbilt papers / Series 6: Reference Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9574e16b4-b3a5-4192-8dca-bf19a50db9a4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vandpaul-ref741

[Trade catalogs from M. J. Wine]

Company Name:
M. J. Wine  Search this
Related companies:
Gore, Janney & Co. (Successors to)  Search this
Notes content:
"National Office Furniture" ; library and office equipment ; cabinets ; files ; government office furniture ; "Baden" package fastener ; "Ahmay" file box ; reservoir deck washstand ; other filing equipment .
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Washington, Washington (D.C.), United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Library equipment and supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Libraries  Search this
Library fittings and supplies  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28688
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28688

Washington Aqueduct, tunnel leading to reservoir

Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 9 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Subject:
Washington D.C.  Search this
ID Number:
PG.66.25.40
Accession number:
263090
Catalog number:
66.25.40
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titian Ramsey Peale Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6b72-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1840608

Serpent mask

Maker:
Bwa artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, pigment, bitumen, hair, plant fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 419 x 32.4 x 27.6 cm (164 15/16 x 12 3/4 x 10 7/8 in.)
Type:
Mask
Geography:
Burkina Faso
Date:
Early to mid-20th century
Topic:
Funerary  Search this
Initiation  Search this
Agricultural  Search this
snake  Search this
Male use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
2000-4-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa's Arts
On View:
NMAfA, Second Level Gallery (2193)
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys7ff492bcc-b76b-49ac-9bcc-96859815b7cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_2000-4-1
Online Media:

Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir

Creator:
Gruber, Martin A  Search this
Subject:
Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1919
C. 1920-1924
Topic:
Reservoirs  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007355 [SIA2010-1945]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_291740

Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir

Creator:
Gruber, Martin A  Search this
Subject:
Wisconsin Avenue Reservoir (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1919
C. 1920-1924
Topic:
Reservoirs  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007355 [SIA2010-1947]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_291742

Fontigens bottimeri

Collector:
Robert Hershler  Search this
Preparation:
Ethanol - 90%
Place:
Wetzels Spring, north of Reservoir Road, Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, United States
Collection Date:
21 Oct 2012
Published Name:
Fontigens bottimeri (Walker, 1925)
USNM Number:
1196382
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/390815ee2-ab56-4eed-a57d-51009fe48de2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_10562549

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Sigma Phi Rho Fraternity, American, founded 1978  Search this
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, American, founded 1969  Search this
Association of Black Women Attorneys, American, founded 1976  Search this
National Urban Affairs Council, American, founded 1971  Search this
Raymond A. Jordan Jr., American, born 1943  Search this
National Association of Market Developers, American, founded 1953  Search this
The Links, Incorporated, American, founded 1946  Search this
Northside Center for Child Development, Inc., founded 1946  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
Carats, Inc., American, founded 1959  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1929  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Dr. Leslie L. Alexander, Jamaican American, 1917 - 2002  Search this
Smithsonian Institution, American, founded 1846  Search this
National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., American, founded 1923  Search this
Morehouse College, American, founded 1867  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Dr. Benjamin Elijah Mays, American, 1894 - 1984  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, American, founded 1981  Search this
National Bankers Association, American, founded 1927  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
One Hundred Black Men, Inc., American, founded 1963  Search this
Association for the Study of African American Life and History, American, founded 1915  Search this
Signed by:
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 9/16 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Martha's Vineyard, Oak Bluffs, Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5ee110782-b949-43b4-bbec-56a00d4f086e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.19
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