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Voter Registration

Collection Creator:
Arquin, Florence  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1943-1945
Collection Restrictions:
The Florence Arquin papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
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:
Florence Arquin papers, 1923-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Florence Arquin papers
Florence Arquin papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw940052473-9499-4b07-bbde-3a745f939e19
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arquflor-ref11

Sign, Voter Registration Applications

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
yellow, black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 8 in; 29.21 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
poster
Place made:
United States: Maryland
Date made:
c1974
Subject:
Voting  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0748.01C
Accession number:
1979.0748
Catalog number:
1979.0748.01C
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-7982-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1591323

Ann Arbor Voter Registration Week

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Leaflet
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Ann Arbor
Associated place:
United States: Michigan, Ann Arbor
Date made:
1972
Subject:
History, Reform Movements, Voting Rights  Search this
Voting  Search this
Voting Rights  Search this
Elections  Search this
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN81766Y73
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-0a6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_503290

Button, National Voter Registration Drive

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
blue, white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
button
Subject:
Voting  Search this
ID Number:
2014.0096.008
Catalog number:
2014.0096.008
Accession number:
2014.0096
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f110-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1460020
Online Media:

Voter Registration Application, 1955-1965

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 8 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Application
Subject:
Voting  Search this
History, Reform Movements, Voting Rights  Search this
Related event:
Voting Rights Act of 1965  Search this
Credit Line:
Charles Dullea
ID Number:
1986.0117.01
Accession number:
1986.0117
Catalog number:
1986.0117.01
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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/ng49ca746a3-7e20-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_537527
Online Media:

Sign, NAACP Voter Registration Headquarters

Physical Description:
black; red; light tan (overall color)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 47 in; 91.44 cm x 119.38 cm
Object Name:
Sign
Date made:
ca. 1965-68
Subject:
Voting Rights  Search this
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2007.0046.02
Accession number:
2007.0046
Catalog number:
2007.0046.02
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Civil Rights Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-46c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321728
Online Media:

Photograph of volunteers returning from voter registration centers

Photograph by:
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957  Search this
Subject of:
Rosalie Brown, American  Search this
Joan Lovett, American, born 1938  Search this
Joan Blalock, American  Search this
Yvette Hammond, American, born 1941  Search this
Floyd Green Allen, American, 1906 - 1967  Search this
Millicent March, American, born 1950  Search this
Mary L. Reece, American  Search this
Frances Staton, American  Search this
Lucille Morrison, American  Search this
Lillian Nixon, American  Search this
Ruth N. March, American, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Jo Hooey, American  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57f51dc91-8100-4543-aa63-35bb0245d7b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.28

You Can'T Vote Unless Registered Sacramento Voter Registration 363-6262

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
Button
Subject:
Environmental Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0014.1490
Accession number:
2003.0014
Catalog number:
2003.0014.1490
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Environmental Buttons
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-9b18-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1285614

Newspaper clipping of women distributing voter registration pamphlets

Created by:
San Francisco Examiner, American, founded 1863, American, founded 1863  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
Photograph by:
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957  Search this
Subject of:
Rosalie Brown, American  Search this
Joan Lovett, American, born 1938  Search this
Joan Blalock, American  Search this
Yvette Hammond, American, born 1941  Search this
Floyd Green Allen, American, 1906 - 1967  Search this
Millicent March, American, born 1950  Search this
Mattie Reese, American  Search this
Frances Staton, American  Search this
Lucille Morrison, American  Search this
Lillian Nixon, American  Search this
Ruth N. March, American, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Jo Hooey, American  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint and paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 8 1/4 in. (12.7 × 21 cm)
Type:
clippings
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 20, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.13.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© Courtesy of The Bancroft Library University of California, Berkeley. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53e7ec7c7-4512-48c8-befe-110c9fdca56a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.13.1ab

Photograph of women activists with signs for voter registration

Photograph by:
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957  Search this
Subject of:
Lurline White, American  Search this
Sallie Edwards, American  Search this
Lulu Carter, American  Search this
Illa Buckner, American, 1882 - 1978  Search this
Beulah Staton, American  Search this
Eddye Keaton Williams, American  Search this
Margaret Buford, American  Search this
Cathryn Williams, American  Search this
Esther Wise, American  Search this
Dola Miller II, French  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 8, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd575577053-a3af-4d69-b1de-3c39e9faf1e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.27

Voter Registration at a Beauty Shop, Mississippi

Created by:
Charles Moore, American, 1931 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Vera Piggy, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 8 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. (21.6 x 32.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (27.8 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963-1964; printed 2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.49.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Charles Moore
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fbeca0f4-f238-4b18-9c8b-6fa11ba5c85d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.49.9

Voter Registration at a Kitchen Table, Mississippi

Created by:
Charles Moore, American, 1931 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 8 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. (21.6 x 32.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963-1964; printed 2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.49.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Charles Moore
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f23d7ec-dbd4-4a84-aff2-e1561d6bc616
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.49.10

Photograph of women and children at voter registration motorcade

Photograph by:
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957  Search this
Subject of:
Ida Mae Hughes, American  Search this
Gertrude B. Gumbs, American, 1912 - 2004  Search this
Joan Blalock, American  Search this
Gloria Mitchell, American  Search this
Yvette Hammond, American, born 1941  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 8, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ee0d0ee2-81d8-420a-a448-6b896f11c2e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.25

Young woman receives her voter registration card, Fayette County, TN

Created by:
Dr. Ernest C. Withers, American, 1922 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Reecie Hunter Malone, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19 9/16 × 15 15/16 in. (49.7 × 40.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Fayette County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
U.S. History, 1953-1961  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.16.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ernest C. WithersTrust
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd583aef23f-1773-4088-8935-7b0f41e6d43b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.16.5
Online Media:

News clipping of a photo of women and children with voter registration signs

Created by:
San Francisco Independent, founded 1955  Search this
Photograph by:
Cox Studio, American, founded 1957  Search this
Subject of:
Ida Mae Hughes, American  Search this
Gertrude B. Gumbs, American, 1912 - 2004  Search this
Joan Blalock, American  Search this
Gloria Mitchell, American  Search this
Yvette Hammond, American, born 1941  Search this
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women, founded 1945  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 6 in. (12.7 × 15.2 cm)
Type:
clippings
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 13, 1956
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1.14.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd538217d58-1266-4c3b-a48f-cef7fce3393c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1.14.2

voter registration card

Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
voter registration card
Credit Line:
US Youth Council
ID Number:
1978.2206.05a
Accession number:
1978.2206
Catalog number:
1978.2206.05
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49fa868e5-e3b4-68a1-e053-15f76fa06045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975206

voter registration card

Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
voter registration card
Credit Line:
US Youth Council
ID Number:
1978.2206.05d
Accession number:
1978.2206
Catalog number:
1978.2206.05
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49fa868e5-e3ba-68a1-e053-15f76fa06045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975214

voter registration card

Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
voter registration card
Credit Line:
US Youth Council
ID Number:
1978.2206.05e
Accession number:
1978.2206
Catalog number:
1978.2206.05
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49fa868e5-e3bc-68a1-e053-15f76fa06045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975216

voter registration card

Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
voter registration card
Credit Line:
US Youth Council
ID Number:
1978.2206.05f
Accession number:
1978.2206
Catalog number:
1978.2206.05
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49fa868e5-e3be-68a1-e053-15f76fa06045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975218

voter registration card

Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
voter registration card
Credit Line:
US Youth Council
ID Number:
1978.2206.05g
Accession number:
1978.2206
Catalog number:
1978.2206.05
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49fa868e5-e3c0-68a1-e053-15f76fa06045
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1975220

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