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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

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

Soul Train trophy for Artist of the Decade - Female given to Whitney Houston

Issued by:
Soul Train, American, 1971 - 2006  Search this
Owned by:
Whitney Houston, American, 1963 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
metal and marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13 15/16 × 3 1/8 × 3 1/8 in. (35.4 × 7.9 × 7.9 cm)
Type:
trophies (prizes)
Place used:
Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of Whitney Houston
Object number:
2014.161.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55558ef6c-c661-4876-848c-1ada832769d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.161.5

Photograph of a Young Lords Party Rally at Queens County Jail

Photograph by:
Hiram Maristany, American, born 1945  Search this
Subject of:
Young Lords Party, American, founded 1969  Search this
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982  Search this
Bobby Seale, American, born 1936  Search this
Rafael Viera, American, born 1948  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 15 3/4 × 19 5/16 in. (40 × 49.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 1/16 × 19 15/16 in. (40.8 × 50.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Queens, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Puerto Rico, United States, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1969; printed 2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Gesture  Search this
Justice  Search this
Photography  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.220.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hiram Maristany. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
Young Lords Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51af95a6f-1424-4e8e-88f1-5429ffa34e49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.220.1
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Photographic print of a coal miner

Photograph by:
Charles "Teenie" Harris, American, 1908 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 8 11/16 × 11 3/8 in. (22.1 × 28.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Library, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Labor  Search this
Photography  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Charles A. Harris and Beatrice Harris in memory of Charles "Teenie" Harris
Object number:
2014.302.57
Restrictions & Rights:
© Carnegie Museum of Art, Charles "Teenie" Harris Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f60e70a6-36c0-4354-a22b-88b436105cf3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.302.57
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Cat o' nine tails planter whip

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
leather, wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Straightened): 29 × 2 × 2 in. (73.7 × 5.1 × 5.1 cm)
H x W x D (Relaxed): 16 × 10 × 2 in. (40.6 × 25.4 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
cat-o'-nine-tails
Place collected:
Saint Marys, Camden 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:
2014.312.113
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
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/fd5c714309a-1a84-4ab0-9d81-7bb7e000d476
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.312.113

Film poster for Men in Black 3

Distributed by:
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., founded 1987  Search this
Commissioned by:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Amblin Entertainment, American, founded 1981  Search this
Subject of:
Will Smith, American, born 1968  Search this
Tommy Lee Jones, American  Search this
Josh Brolin, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 × 27 in. (101.6 × 68.6 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.25
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58248a064-b1c4-47ff-ad76-7cc73f998c0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.25

Film poster for Men in Black

Distributed by:
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., founded 1987  Search this
Commissioned by:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Amblin Entertainment, American, founded 1981  Search this
Subject of:
Will Smith, American, born 1968  Search this
Tommy Lee Jones, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 3/4 × 26 3/4 in. (101 × 67.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.26
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd548ef5f4a-e0ea-4918-af98-c77d2251b823
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.26

Dark Manhattan

Directed by:
Harry L. Fraser, American, 1889 - 1974  Search this
Written by:
George Elwood Randol, American, 1895 - 1973  Search this
Produced by:
George Elwood Randol, American, 1895 - 1973  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Subject of:
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Cleo Herndon, American, 1908 - 1994  Search this
Clarence Brooks, American, 1896 - 1969  Search this
Jess Lee Brooks, American, 1894 - 1944  Search this
Samuel Rufus McDaniel, American, 1886 - 1962  Search this
Corny Anderson, American, 1897 - 1966  Search this
Rubeline Glover, American, 1911 - 1996  Search this
James Adamson, American, 1896 - 1956  Search this
Medium:
acetate film, cardboard, metal and nylon
Dimensions:
Duration (digital file): 1 hr., 9 min., 45 sec.
Physical extent (film) (reel 1): 1050 ft
Physical extent (film) (reel 2): 1300 ft
Type:
sound films
black-and-white films (visual works)
release prints (motion pictures)
feature films
16mm (photographic film size)
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place filmed:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Race films  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.5.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50924722d-5fd0-41a5-8b99-148512dd023a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.5.1abc

Toe shoe and tights worn by Emiko Flanagan of Dance Theatre of Harlem

Created by:
Grishko, Russian, founded 1988  Search this
Manufactured by:
Capezio, American, founded 1887  Search this
Worn by:
Emiko Flanagan, American  Search this
Subject of:
Dance Theatre of Harlem, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
Shoe: satin cloth and ribbons, elastic, leather, paper, cloth, adhesive, and cosmetics;
Tights: nylon, spandex, and dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 without ribbons extended): 9 1/4 × 3 3/8 × 4 1/8 in. (23.5 × 8.6 × 10.5 cm)
L (.1 PL ribbon): 18 15/16 in. (48.1 cm)
L (.1 PR ribbon): 19 1/8 in. (48.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2 on form): 23 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (58.4 × 14 × 11.4 cm)
L x W (.2 flat): 29 × 7 7/8 in. (73.7 × 20 cm)
Type:
toe shoes
tights (opaque stockings)
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013-2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Object number:
2015.19.1.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52714fafb-d056-4665-947a-f516d5829b40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.19.1.1-.2

Toe shoe and tights worn by Alexandra Jacob of Dance Theatre of Harlem

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Alexandra Jacob, American  Search this
Medium:
Shoe: satin cloth and ribbons, elastic, leather, paper, cloth, adhesive, and cosmetics;
Tights: nylon, spandex, and dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 without ribbons extended): 8 3/4 × 3 7/16 × 3 1/2 in. (22.2 × 8.7 × 8.9 cm)
L (.1 PL ribbon): 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
L (.1 PR ribbon): 20 3/8 in. (51.8 cm)
H x W x D (.2 on form): 23 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (58.4 × 14 × 11.4 cm)
L x W (.2 flat): 27 1/2 × 6 1/2 in. (69.9 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
toe shoes
tights (opaque stockings)
Place collected:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013-2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Object number:
2015.19.2.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a25513f-a934-4b5a-affe-d6b1a3b6c776
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.19.2.1-.2

Toe shoe and tights worn by Ingrid Silva of Dance Theatre of Harlem

Created by:
Chacott Co., Ltd., Japanese, founded 1950  Search this
Manufactured by:
Capezio, American, founded 1887  Search this
Worn by:
Ingrid Silva, Brazilian, born 1988  Search this
Medium:
Shoe: satin cloth and ribbons, elastic, leather, paper, cloth, adhesive, and cosmetics;
Tights: nylon, spandex, and dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 without ribbons extended): 9 3/8 × 3 1/8 × 2 1/2 in. (23.8 × 7.9 × 6.4 cm)
L (.1 PL ribbon): 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm)
L (.1 PR ribbon): 21 5/16 in. (54.1 cm)
H x W x D (.2 on form): 23 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (58.4 × 14 × 11.4 cm)
L x W (.2 flat): 27 × 7 3/4 in. (68.6 × 19.7 cm)
Type:
toe shoes
tights (opaque stockings)
Place collected:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013-2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Object number:
2015.19.3.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58cc1a47b-5af7-428a-aaa0-2a012287119c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.19.3.1-.2
Online Media:

Advertisement for Def Jam Recordings and The Box

Created by:
The Box, American, 1985 - 2001  Search this
Subject of:
Def Jam Recordings, American, founded 1984  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Will Smith, American, born 1968  Search this
Jeffrey Allen Townes, American, born 1965  Search this
Slick Rick, British American, born 1965  Search this
LL Cool J, American, born 1968  Search this
Public Enemy, American, founded 1982  Search this
Method Man, American, born 1971  Search this
Mary J. Blige, American, born 1971  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 3/8 × 10 3/4 in. (34 × 27.3 cm)
Type:
advertisements
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1995
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dwandalyn R. Reece and Maya King
Object number:
2015.239.18
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58d6b4fbc-1fcc-415e-8fed-60c8a25ec81e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.239.18
Online Media:

How to Breakdance

Title:
Reels for Mattel View-Master featuring the New York City Breakers
Manufactured by:
Mattel, Inc., American, founded 1945  Search this
Owned by:
Michael Holman, American, born 1955  Search this
Subject of:
New York City Breakers, American, founded 1982  Search this
Medium:
plastic, ink, photographic film, dye, fiberboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 3/4 × 4 1/2 × 1/4 in. (22.2 × 11.4 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
transparencies
Place made:
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Break dancing  Search this
Dance  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Play  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.31.2.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Images in View-Master © 1984 Hip Hop International, Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Toys and Games
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eb244193-f4f8-4d9a-b596-25da82ec1bad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.31.2.2
Online Media:

Defense of the Negro Race----Charges Answered. Speech of Hon. George H. White, of North Carolina, in the House of Representatives, January 29, 1901

Written by:
George H. White, American, 1852 - 1918  Search this
Published by:
George H. White, American, 1852 - 1918  Search this
Subject of:
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (open): 9 7/16 × 12 1/16 in. (24 × 30.7 cm)
H x W (closed): 9 7/16 × 6 1/8 in. (24 × 15.6 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Printed January 29, 1901
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Finance  Search this
Government  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Suffrage  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:
2012.160.119.1
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
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/fd5e449942b-e311-408d-920e-83391f4da10d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.119.1
Online Media:

Commemorative plaque National Council for Black Students, Inc.

Created by:
Nathan Winston Services, American, founded 1976  Search this
Subject of:
National Council for Black Studies, American, founded 1975  Search this
Medium:
plastic and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (8.9 x 7 x 3.2 cm)
Type:
plaques
Place made:
DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey
Object number:
2012.22.7.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5321fcbbc-7d5e-4dcc-8380-0a63651984aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.22.7.2

Untitled

Created by:
Hughie Lee-Smith, American, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
oil paint or oil-modified alkyd on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W x D (framed): 31 1/8 × 39 7/8 × 2 in. (79.1 × 101.3 × 5.1 cm)
H x W x D (unframed): 26 × 34 1/8 × 13/16 in. (66 × 86.6 × 2 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place made:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1959 - 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Men  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.45ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1959 by Hughie Lee-Smith/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS). Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58f9e109f-9b62-4762-93a8-447cf1dceb26
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.45ab

Organ owned by Henry Long and family

Created by:
E.P. Carpenter & Company, American, 1852 - 1900  Search this
Owned by:
Henry L. Long, American, ca. 1882 - 1935  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, ivory and mirrored glass
Dimensions:
70 x 46 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. (177.8 x 118.7 x 60.3 cm)
Overall with Weight (Organ with mirror): 215 lb. (97.5 kg)
Overall with Weight (Organ without mirror): 210 lb. (95.3 kg)
Overall with Weight (Mirror): 5 lb. (2.3 kg)
Type:
organs (aerophones)
musical instruments
Place made:
Brattleboro, Windham County, Vermont, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Seneca, Oconee County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1898
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Family of Henry L. Long
Object number:
2012.7.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54e4fc5d6-27f8-4f6c-9c90-ff7f389166b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.7.1ab
Online Media:

Rhodes Keyboard used by Sly Stone

Manufactured by:
CBS Broadcasting, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Designed by:
Harold Rhodes, American, 1910 - 2000  Search this
Used by:
Sly Stone, American, born 1943  Search this
Medium:
plastic, metal, rubber, felt and wire
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 9 1/2 × 46 1/2 × 23 1/4 in., 120 lb. (24.1 × 118.1 × 59.1 cm, 54.4 kg)
H x W x D (Open): 30 1/2 × 46 1/2 × 23 1/4 in., 120 lb. (77.5 × 118.1 × 59.1 cm, 54.4 kg)
H x W x D (Interior Component): 5 7/8 × 43 3/8 × 14 in. (14.9 × 110.2 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
keyboards (sound device components)
Place made:
Fullerton, Orange County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.218.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
A Changing America: 1968 and Beyond
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 1, C1 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aacec5e8-20ae-4782-8576-7ef99c81c641
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.218.1

Memoir of Pierre Toussaint: Born a Slave in St. Domingo

Written by:
Hannah Farnham Sawyer Lee, American, 1780 - 1865  Search this
Published by:
Crosby, Nichols, and Company, American, 1844 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Pierre Toussaint, Haitian American, 1766 - 1835  Search this
Owned by:
C. Burr Artz Library, American, founded 1936  Search this
Melvin Lee Steadman Jr, American, 1932 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), leather, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 5/16 × 4 7/8 × 9/16 in. (18.5 × 12.4 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1854
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.259
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56284a31c-e0e2-4b0c-b0dc-b3f78883e466
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.259

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