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Abolishing Slavery

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 19 in; 60.96 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Date made:
1864
circa 1865
Subject:
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
T.J. Levering
ID Number:
PL.35752.8007
Accession number:
35752
Catalog number:
35752.8007
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-a424-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1180828

Slavery

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 30, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930s
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Ben Shahn papers / Series 7: Source Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b1427af8-a194-4652-a991-6a7f61675d6c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref1409

Slavery

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 2001
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access copies 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 8: Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92e52da3d-6a3f-4b79-93e5-936f40f7fc25
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref71

National Anti-Slavery Standard Vol. XX, No. 19

Created by:
National Anti-Slavery Standard, American, 1840 - 1870  Search this
Published by:
American Anti-Slavery Society, American, 1833 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 26 x 18 3/4 in. (66 x 47.6 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 24, 1859
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Societies  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.298.34
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef76d61e-276c-44a9-ad37-65938ddc2d42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.298.34
Online Media:

Abolishing Slavery

Associated person:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
mounted: 24 1/8 in x 19 in; 61.27826 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Broadside
Associated date:
1865 01 31
Subject:
African American History  Search this
Constitution  Search this
Related event:
Thirteenth Amendment Passed  Search this
Credit Line:
T. J. Levering
ID Number:
PL.008007
Catalog number:
8007
Accession number:
35752
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-66ca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529603

Enameled container and lid with anti-slavery slogan

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
porcelain and enamel
Dimensions:
Diameter (diameter X depth - assembled): 7/8 × 5/8 in. (2.2 × 1.6 cm)
Diameter (diameter X depth - container): 13/16 × 1/2 in. (2.1 × 1.3 cm)
Diameter (diameter X depth - lid): 7/8 × 1/4 in. (2.2 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Date:
1775-1791
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Design  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.286ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c9c8c487-349c-439d-a88e-b4093c00eacd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.286ab
Online Media:

An Address Delivered Before a Meeting of the Members and Friends of the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society During the Annual Fair

Written by:
William Henry Furness, American, 1802 - 1896  Search this
Published by:
Merrihew & Thompson, Printers, American  Search this
Subject of:
Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society, American, founded 1838  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 5/8 × 5 1/2 in. (21.9 × 14 cm)
Type:
sermons
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.59.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5387a50e2-9e9e-45e3-9f00-0fcd035242cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.12
Online Media:

Views of Slavery

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 9 7/8 in x 8 3/4 in; 25.0825 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
World
Date made:
ca 1835
Date made:
ca 1836
Subject:
Children  Search this
Reform Movements  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Slavery  Search this
abolitionism  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3489
Catalog number:
60.3489
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
American Civil War Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-eb6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325715

Spanish colonial document related to slavery in Peru

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 5/8 × 8 11/16 in. (32 × 22 cm)
Type:
documents
Place used:
Peru, Latin America, South America
Cultural Place:
Spain, Europe
Date:
17th century - 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spanish colonialism  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.232
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50bf60c7c-4dc8-419b-8976-44d8d8ca400f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.232
Online Media:

American Anti-Slavery Almanac Vol. II, No. I

Published by:
S. W. Benedict, American  Search this
Subject of:
American Anti-Slavery Society, American, 1833 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (18.7 x 11.7 cm)
Type:
almanacs
Place printed:
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1842
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Communication  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58d149d38-763c-4665-8beb-ebc3b63e6c97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.12
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Slavery as It Is

Referenced:
Burns, Anthony  Search this
Maker:
Farwells & Forrest  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
engraving (image production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 39 3/4 in x 12 3/4 in; 100.965 cm x 32.385 cm
Object Name:
poster
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1858
Subject:
Horses  Search this
Children  Search this
Reform Movements  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
African American  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Slavery  Search this
abolitionism  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3001
Catalog number:
60.3001
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Advertising
American Civil War Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ee9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325370
Online Media:

#VisitorVoices - Descended from Slavery

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-09-11T14:31:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
See more by:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_wrn2CA1_1nE

Anti-Slavery Meeting

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 7 3/4 in x 11 in; x 19.685 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Handbill
Associated place:
United States: Ohio
United States: Ohio
ID Number:
1994.0082.01
Catalog number:
1994.0082.01
Accession number:
1994.0082
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0b10-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1158042

The American Anti-Slavery Almanac for 1838

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 7/8 in x 5 7/16 in; 20.00306 cm x 13.81125 cm
Object Name:
Almanac
Date made:
1838
Subject:
Anti-Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1838.K01
Accession number:
227739
Catalog number:
227739.1838.K01
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Civil Rights Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ed58-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1159110

Spanish colonial document related to slavery in Peru

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 12 1/16 x 8 3/8 in. (30.6 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
legal documents
Place used:
Peru, Latin America, South America
Cultural Place:
Spain, Europe
Date:
March 22, 1610
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Slave hire system  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spanish colonialism  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.141
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51fbf0678-419d-41a0-833f-12a12152d157
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.141
Online Media:

Leather house whip

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 17 1/2 × 4 × 3/8 in. (44.5 × 10.2 × 1 cm)
Type:
whips (slavery artifacts)
Place collected:
Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.111
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5842716e6-39fc-430d-be99-62f61c9b2d25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.111
Online Media:

Slavery, Freedom & Grandma’s House

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 04:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_abae000b8ce50106782fdbf9086523e4

William Casby, Born in Slavery

Maker:
Avedon, Richard  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
negatives
Date made:
1963-03-24
ID Number:
PG.66.64.046A
Accession number:
264003
Catalog number:
66.64
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Richard Avedon Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-7fc9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1334054
Online Media:

Collection box of the Rhode Island Anti-Slavery Society owned by Garrison family

Created by:
Rhode Island Anti-Slavery Society, American, 1833 - 1850s  Search this
Owned by:
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Medium:
ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/8 × 2 7/16 × 1 13/16 in. (7.9 × 6.2 × 4.6 cm)
H x W x D (a - body): 3 × 2 7/16 × 1 3/4 in. (7.6 × 6.2 × 4.4 cm)
H x W x D (b - lid): 13/16 × 2 5/16 × 1 11/16 in. (2.1 × 5.9 × 4.3 cm)
Type:
boxes (containers)
Date:
1830s - 1850s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Societies  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Garrison Family in memory of George Thompson Garrison
Object number:
2014.115.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51812d554-b14d-4d08-8d4e-c91e66e14bd2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.115.9
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Field whip

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
leather and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Coiled): 1 3/4 × 12 7/8 × 12 7/8 in. (4.4 × 32.7 × 32.7 cm)
H x W x D (Uncoiled): 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 76 1/4 in. (4.4 × 4.4 × 193.7 cm)
Type:
whips (slavery artifacts)
Place collected:
Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number:
2014.312.112
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51bbd6f77-ef7d-4a31-b99d-c661afc0cae2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.112

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