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Picture of Slavery in the United States of America

Written by:
Rev. George Bourne, British American, 1780 - 1845  Search this
Published by:
Edwin Hunt, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 x 3 3/4 x 3/4 in. (15.2 x 9.5 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
books
Place made:
Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1834
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Literature  Search this
Religion  Search this
Religious groups  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:
2013.46.7
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
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/fd526702790-2126-48f2-8e2d-dd385122369b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.7
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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
Associations and institutions  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

Albumen print of 23rd United States Colored Troops (USCT) Officers

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
23rd U.S. Colored Infantry, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 18 × 14 in. (45.7 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
portraits
Date:
1863-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2015.222.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aa1c0bfe-b711-49d9-bb1e-01a352ea1b55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.222.6
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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
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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

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
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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
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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Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House), 40th Congress, 2d session, no. 329

Written by:
William Passmore Carlin, American, 1820 - 1903  Search this
Published by:
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Subject of:
Freedmen's Bureau, American, 1865 - 1872  Search this
Ku Klux Klan, 1st, American, 1865 - 1872  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 9/16 × 5 1/2 × 3/16 in. (21.7 × 14 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
documents
books
Place depicted:
Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Kentucky, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Printed July 8, 1868
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Government  Search this
Military  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.96
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ff0a314b-f1db-432a-b053-55b43b0236d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.96
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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
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The Case of Dred Scott in the United States Supreme Court

Written by:
Chief Justice Roger B. Taney, American, 1777 - 1964  Search this
Justice Benjamin Robbins Curtis, American, 1809 - 1874  Search this
Published by:
Horace Greeley, American, 1811 - 1872  Search this
Subject of:
Dred Scott, American, ca 1800 - 1858  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with string
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/16 × 5 13/16 × 5/16 in. (23 × 14.7 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
reports
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1857
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Slavery  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:
2015.262
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
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/fd5c1529cce-9678-43b6-9fc9-8115e1b2df55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.262
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Argument of Roger S. Baldwin, of New Haven, Before the Supreme Court of the United States, in the Case of the United States, Appellants, vs. Cinque, and Others, Africans of Amistad

Written by:
Roger Sherman Baldwin, American, 1793 - 1863  Search this
Subject of:
Sengbe Pieh, Sierra Leonean, 1814 - 1879  Search this
Supreme Court of the United States, American, founded 1789  Search this
Published by:
S. W. Benedict, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 11/16 × 5 1/2 in. (22.1 × 14 cm)
Type:
books
manuscripts
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Sierra Leone, West Africa, Africa
Date:
1841
Topic:
African American  Search this
Illegal slave trade  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Law  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Transportation  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:
2018.46.7
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5072e632c-5256-424e-8b0f-b0937f3b143b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.46.7
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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
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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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Argument of John Quincy Adams, before the Supreme Court of the United States, in the case of the United States, Appellants, vs. Cinque, and others, Africans, captured in the Schooner Amistad

Subject of:
John Quincy Adams  Search this
Sengbe Pieh, Sierra Leonean, 1814 - 1879  Search this
Supreme Court of the United States, American, founded 1789  Search this
Published by:
S. W. Benedict, American  Search this
Signed by:
John T. Bradlee, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 11/16 × 5 11/16 in. (22 × 14.5 cm)
Type:
books
manuscripts
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Sierra Leone, West Africa, Africa
Date:
1841
Topic:
African American  Search this
Illegal slave trade  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  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:
2018.46.6
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c555f537-deaf-49ec-9815-af12ef6b8a36
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.46.6
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The Proclamation of Emancipation by the President of the United States, to take effect January 1st, 1863

Written by:
President Abraham Lincoln, American, 1809 - 1865  Search this
Published by:
John Murray Forbes, American, 1813 - 1898  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (8.3 x 5.4 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.40
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
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/fd53cfb0cb1-4ae9-4a81-b6ff-84246e819e49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.40
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The Slave's Friend

Published by:
American Anti-Slavery Society, American, 1833 - 1870  Search this
Illustrated by:
Alexander Anderson, American, 1775 - 1870  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 5/16 x 2 3/4 in. (11 x 7 cm)
Type:
periodicals
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1839
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.6
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:
Anti-slavery movements
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e5bf4913-ecaf-47e2-a072-b872199dbc5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.6

Token with "Am I Not a Woman and Sister"

Commissioned by:
American Anti-Slavery Society, American, 1833 - 1870  Search this
Manufactured by:
Gibbs, Gardner and Company, American, 1830 - 1846  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 1/16 × 1 1/16 × 1/8 in. (2.7 × 2.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
tokens
Place made:
Belleville, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1838
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.52
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd565b94a2b-7b19-4dd0-83b2-102d57285eea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.52
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Carte de visite of Sgt. Jacob Johns (19th USCT)

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Jacob Johns, American, died 1867  Search this
19th United States Colored Infantry, 1863 - 1867  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 7/8 × 2 3/8 in. (9.8 × 6 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1864-1867
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2015.222.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
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/fd55f900712-f8b5-41ff-9b42-a836c1f11b0e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.222.8
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Carte-de-visite of Preston Taylor as a drummer with the 116th USCT

Photograph by:
Louis Isaac Prince, 1832 - 1867  Search this
Subject of:
Preston Taylor, American  Search this
United States Colored Troops, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 5/8 × 2 1/8 in. (9.2 × 5.4 cm)
H x W (sheet): 4 × 2 3/8 in. (10.1 × 6.1 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
Place captured:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1866
Topic:
African American  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.28.32
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd508464db0-583f-432b-abce-008fe88eeb78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.28.32
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Missouri Democratic Ticket for the United States Presidential Election of 1868

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Horatio Seymour, American, 1810 - 1886  Search this
Francis Preston Blair Jr., American, 1821 - 1875  Search this
John S. Phelps, American, 1814 - 1886  Search this
Charles B. McAfee, American, 1829 - 1916  Search this
Democratic Party, American, founded 1828  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (21.5 × 8.8 cm)
Type:
ballots
Place used:
Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1868
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American West  Search this
Law  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.149.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae2a1577-3dfd-42c8-9578-dc97b1f20364
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.149.1
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Broadside advertising pay bounties and pensions for Union troops

Issued by:
M.J. Higgins & Co., American, active 1860s  Search this
Subject of:
United States Colored Troops, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/16 × 6 1/8 in. (23 × 15.5 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1866
Topic:
African American  Search this
Finance  Search this
Military  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.251.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fb7bef4c-c601-44ef-8e1b-e2601e72011a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.251.7
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Proof copy of the first printing of The Fugitive Slave Act of 1850

Created by:
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Printed by:
Thomas Ritchie, American, 1778 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/4 x 7 11/16 in. (24.8 x 19.5 cm)
Type:
laws
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Politics  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  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:
2009.14.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5398a20ab-70ff-4fbb-b4c2-a06d94891c9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.4
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Some Clouds are Darker

Created by:
Juan Logan, American, born 1946  Search this
Medium:
mixed media : acrylic on canvas and cloth , cardboard and glitter
Dimensions:
H x W x D (unframed): 72 × 96 × 3 1/8 in. (182.9 × 243.8 × 7.9 cm)
Type:
paintings
mixed media
Cultural Place:
Sullivans Island, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States History  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jonell and Juan Logan
Object number:
2014.225
Restrictions & Rights:
© Juan Logan
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
A Century in the Making
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C X06
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a163df6-d87b-48b6-965b-38de2741e969
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.225
Online Media:

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