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A Memorial of the Martyred Lovejoy

Written by:
David Root  Search this
Subject of:
Elijah Parish Lovejoy, American, 1802 - 1837  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/16 x 5 5/16 in. (20.5 x 13.5 cm)
Type:
sermons
Place printed:
Dover, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Alton, Madison County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1837
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Oratory  Search this
Religion  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd560c1b9fe-9285-4faa-b4f1-1d0edfbc9aef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.40
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Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly

Written by:
Harriet Beecher Stowe, American, 1811 - 1896  Search this
Published by:
John P. Jewett & Company, American, 1846 - 1860  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 9 5/16 × 6 5/16 × 7/8 in. (23.7 × 16 × 2.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 9 5/16 × 12 1/2 × 7/8 in. (23.7 × 31.8 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
books
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1852
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Stereotypes  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:
2011.26.6
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:
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/fd50fa60862-6d1d-41fc-aea1-b204753ada70
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.26.6
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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
Christianity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Religion  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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The North Star, Vol. I No. 37

Created by:
The North Star, American, 1847 - 1859  Search this
Edited by:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Published by:
John Dick, British  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W (folded): 13 3/16 × 18 1/2 in. (33.5 × 47 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 8, 1848
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Social reform  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:
2014.151.3
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
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Colonization movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55eac1532-e202-4371-9070-7e1b33a478a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.151.3
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A Semi-Centenary Discourse delivered in The First African Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia, on the Fourth Sabbath of May, 1857: With a History of the Church from its First Organization, including a Brief Notice of Rev. John Gloucester, its First Pastor

Written by:
Rev. William T. Catto, American, 1809 - 1869  Search this
Printed by:
Joseph M. Wilson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. John Gloucester, American, 1776 - 1822  Search this
First African Presbyterian Church, American, founded 1807  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, wood, and leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 x 6 x 1/2 in. (22.9 x 15.2 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
books
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1857
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Literature  Search this
Preaching  Search this
Presbyterian  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
The Black Church  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Worship services  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.71
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/fd554aa6e95-4c5c-4749-be87-9f39cf58e8e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.71
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Bible belonging to Nat Turner

Published by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Nat Turner, American, 1800 - 1831  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 15/16 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (12.5 x 8.9 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
Bibles
Place used:
Southampton County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1830s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Faith  Search this
Preaching  Search this
Religion  Search this
Resistance  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, Gift of Maurice A. Person and Noah and Brooke Porter
Object number:
2011.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Religious and Sacred Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fe570ac6-df6c-4665-9c8d-1c867edc3255
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.28
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The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African

Written by:
Olaudah Equiano, 1745 - 1797  Search this
Published by:
Isaac Knapp, American, 1808 - 1858  Search this
Owned by:
Mary J. West, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 4 1/2 × 1 1/8 in. (17.8 × 11.5 × 2.8 cm)
H x W x D (open at 90 degrees): 7 × 4 1/2 × 5 in. (17.8 × 11.4 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
books
narratives
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
England, Europe
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
West Indies, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
1789; republished 1837
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Middle Passage  Search this
Religion  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Spirituality  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, Gift of William E. West, Sr. and Family
Object number:
2014.44
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/fd590f81561-b437-40c1-8a0b-4b80a76ab2bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.44
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Letter written by William Lloyd Garrison

Written by:
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Subject of:
Reverend Thomas H. Jones, American, 1806 - 1862  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (23.8 x 18.7 cm)
Type:
correspondence
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
England, Europe
Date:
1851
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Religion  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly K. Hector-Smith, great-great granddaughter of Rev. Thomas H. Jones
Object number:
2014.86
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
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/fd51c464982-e551-44bf-bd3b-917f50ff86b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.86
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American radicals how nineteenth-century protest shaped the nation Holly Jackson

Author:
Jackson, Holly  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 372 pages illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
collective biographies
History
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
2019
19th century
19e siècle
1815-1861
1849-1877
Topic:
Radicals--History  Search this
Social reformers--History  Search this
Radicaux (Politique)--Histoire  Search this
Réformateurs sociaux--Histoire  Search this
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Radicalism  Search this
HISTORY / Social History  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Radicals  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Social reformers  Search this
Radicalism  Search this
Reformers  Search this
History  Search this
Conditions sociales  Search this
Politique et gouvernement  Search this
Histoire  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116227

Document announcing Connecticut's opposition to banning free Blacks

Created by:
Oliver Wolcott Jr., 1760 - 1833  Search this
Thomas Day, 1777 - 1855  Search this
Received by:
John Andrew Shulze, 1775 - 1852  Search this
Medium:
iron gall ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Folded into envelope): 3 1/8 × 5 5/16 in. (8 × 13.5 cm)
H x W (Folded once): 9 1/2 × 7 9/16 in. (24.1 × 19.2 cm)
H x W (Unfolded): 9 1/2 × 15 1/8 in. (24.1 × 38.4 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
circular letters
certificates
Place depicted:
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1825
Topic:
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  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:
2020.21.4
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-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a6c897ab-ed1a-4bdd-82ba-ee9a915a9238
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.21.4
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Capital dames the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868 Cokie Roberts

Title:
Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868
Author:
Roberts, Cokie  Search this
Physical description:
x, 494 pages illustrations, maps 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
collective biographies
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
History
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States
États-Unis
Southeastern & South Atlantic states
United States of America, USA
US Northeast: Mid-Atlantic States
Washington, DC
Date:
2015
19th century
19e siècle
C 1800 to c 1900
American Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877)
Civil War, 1861-1865
1815-1861
1861-1865 (Guerre de Sécession)
Topic:
Women  Search this
Politicians' spouses  Search this
Women--Political activity--History  Search this
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Femmes  Search this
Hommes politiques--Conjoints  Search this
Femmes--Activité politique--Histoire  Search this
Femmes--Histoire  Search this
American Civil War  Search this
History of the Americas  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Women  Search this
HISTORY--Civil War Period (1850-1877)  Search this
Women--Political activity  Search this
Frau  Search this
Reconstruction (1865-1876)  Search this
Warfare and Defence  Search this
History  Search this
Histoire  Search this
United States - History - 1815-1861--United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865--Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Women--Women - United States - History - 19th century--Washington (D.C.) - History - Civil War, 1861-1865--Women - Washington (D.C.)--Women - Political activity - United States - History - 19th century--Politicians' spouses - Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1114628

Charleston slave badge from 1850 for Mechanic No. 23

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/16 x 2 in. (5.2 x 5.1 cm)
Type:
slave hire badges
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
Slave hire system  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:
2008.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
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/fd58feedb3a-1c32-4f73-bf2f-3831d7af8c95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.4
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Robbing the Eagle's Nest

Created by:
Robert S. Duncanson, American, 1821 - 1872  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas , wood
Dimensions:
H x W (unframed): 36 × 46 1/8 in. (91.4 × 117.2 cm)
Storage: 142.2 × 167.6 × 33 cm (56 × 66 × 13 in.)
H x W x D (framed): 46 1/4 × 56 × 3 1/8 in. (117.5 × 142.2 × 8 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1856
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  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:
2009.13ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a1b3c52-564d-42a2-905f-48d9a18659af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.13ab
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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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Bill of sale for a 16-year-old girl named Polly

Created by:
H. B. Boston  Search this
Signed by:
Martin Bridgeman, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/2 x 7 in. (26.7 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Jackson County, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Montgomery County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 23, 1835; modified 1851
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Fancy Girl trade  Search this
Finance  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, Gift of Candace Greene
Object number:
2009.47.1
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
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/fd54361fceb-03fd-47f3-b5a7-e5e74b1cf287
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.47.1
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Handwritten manumission document for thirteen enslaved persons

Written by:
John Berry, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 3/16 x 7 13/16 in. (31 x 19.8 cm)
Type:
free papers
Place made:
Hempstead County, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1827; modified 1831
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Freedom  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, Gift of Candace Greene
Object number:
2009.47.2
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-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ee4ed91d-97f9-4bc5-8ccd-280bbe860f3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.47.2
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Broadside for the auction of 10 enslaved families in New Orleans

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
J. A. Beard, English, born 1806  Search this
J. A. Beard and May, American  Search this
General William Henry Bailey, American, 1804 - 1878  Search this
President Thomas Jefferson, American, 1743 - 1826  Search this
Theodore O. Stark, American, born 1820  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 3/4 x 8 3/8 in. (34.9 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place used:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1855
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Building Arts  Search this
Children  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Cotton  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Families  Search this
Health  Search this
Labor  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Men  Search this
Midwifery  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.9.7
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/fd595cf4a0b-78ae-4776-b7e9-a33a7ccda38a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.9.7
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Trade card for the slave dealers Blount & Dawson in Savannah, Georgia

Distributed by:
Blount & Dawson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Edmond M. Blount, American, born 1811  Search this
William C. Dawson, American, born 1827  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (6.4 x 8.9 cm)
Type:
trade cards
Place depicted:
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1860
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Prisons  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  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:
2009.9.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
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/fd5a6147e16-15e2-4c5d-99b0-10c822cbc964
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.9.8

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

Teapot made by Peter Bentzon

Created by:
Peter Bentzon, American, ca. 1783 - after 1850  Search this
Medium:
silver and wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 12 x 5 in. (17.8 x 30.5 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
teapots
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Virgin Islands of the United States, United States, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1817-1829
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Ornamentation  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:
2010.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
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/fd51d2d0213-3bbe-4345-a274-ce64478aa500
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.14

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