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The Literary Corner: Introduction to African American Poetry with Eugene Redmond—Part I (side A) / Introduction to African American Poetry with Eugene Redmond—Part II (side B)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Eugene B. Redmond, American, born 1937  Search this
Subject of:
Phillis Wheatley Peters, American, ca. 1753 - 1784  Search this
Paul Laurence Dunbar, American, 1872 - 1906  Search this
James Weldon Johnson, American, 1871 - 1938  Search this
Gwendolyn Brooks, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:19
Duration (side b): 00:14:50
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.6a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3a5e0e5-d806-4870-aea2-cf73f544fa2e
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.6a

Right On!

Created by:
Benny Andrews, American, 1930 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
graphite on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (framed): 31 1/8 × 21 × 13/16 in. (79 × 53.4 × 2 cm)
Type:
etchings
Place collected:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Art  Search this
Black power  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.28.17
Restrictions & Rights:
© Benny Andrews Estate / Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51f1c1a82-431a-4c2c-93d6-dc68d4407e55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.28.17

Unite

Created by:
Barbara Jones-Hogu, American, 1938 - 2017  Search this
Signed by:
Gerald Williams, American, born 1941  Search this
Napoleon Jones-Henderson, American, born 1943  Search this
Carolyn Mims Lawrence, American, born 1940  Search this
Jae Jarrell, American, born 1935  Search this
Howard R. Mallory Jr., American, 1930 - 2012  Search this
Nelson Stevens, American, 1938 - 2022  Search this
Subject of:
AfriCOBRA, founded 1968  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Picture): 22 1/2 × 30 in. (57.2 × 76.2 cm)
H x W (Backing): 28 × 38 in. (71.1 × 96.5 cm)
Type:
screen prints
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Barbara Jones-Hogu, Courtesy of Lusenhop Fine Art
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Black Power (Black Pride)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e2a7d17c-6de9-4c1c-b52d-4cc872ab0e76
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.13

The Literary Corner: Introduction to African English Poetry with Brooks Robinson (side a) / Dennis Brutus’ Life and Works (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Dennis Brutus, South African, 1924 - 2009  Search this
Subject of:
Christopher Okigbo, Nigerian, 1932 - 1967  Search this
Shaaban bin Robert, Tanzanian, 1909 - 1962  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:48
Duration (side b): 00:14:51
Type:
audio cassettes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
East Africa, Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.10a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Anti-apartheid movements
Negritude
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52adccc37-e9b0-4e21-8949-7b5ba6c7381f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.10a

The Literary Corner: Vernon February’s Life and Works (side a) / Edward Brathwaite's Life and Works (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Daniel Kunene, PhD, South African, 1923 - 2016  Search this
Vernon February, South African, 1938 - 2002  Search this
Edward Brathwaite PhD, Barbadian, 1930 - 2020  Search this
Subject of:
Hein Eersel, Surinamese, born 1922  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:15:07
Duration (side b): 00:14:47
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Netherlands, Europe
Suriname, Caribbean, South America
South Africa, Africa
Barbados, Caribbean, North and Central America
Ghana, West Africa, Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Methodist  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Religion  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.11a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Anti-apartheid movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53284cdab-850d-4ff9-bc6b-502be2fa292f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.11a

The Literary Corner: Introduction to African English Fiction/Prose with Brooks Robinson (side a) / Eldred Jones on Chinua Achebe (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Eldred Jones, PhD, Sierra Leonean, 1925 - 2020  Search this
Subject of:
Olaudah Equiano, 1745 - 1797  Search this
Thomas Mofolo, Basotho, 1876 - 1948  Search this
Chinua Achebe, Nigerian, 1930 - 2013  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:50
Duration (side b): 00:14:48
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Kenya, East Africa, Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.12a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c874cd8b-f458-4c56-adc2-e502c1c23fa5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.12a

The Literary Corner: Jonathan Peters on Wole Soyinka (side a) / A Comparative Analysis of African and Afro American Literature with Mildred Hill and the Conclusion to the Literary Corner Series (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Jonathan Peters PhD, Sierra Leonean  Search this
Mildred Hill Lubin, American, 1933 - 2018  Search this
Subject of:
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian, born 1934  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Chinua Achebe, Nigerian, 1930 - 2013  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:49
Duration (side b): 00:14:50
Type:
audiotapes
Place depicted:
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
United States, North and Central America
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.13a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53526bf3e-1297-4675-8e15-3c69c75fba4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.13a

The Literary Corner: Sonia Sanchez’s Life and Work (side a) / Haki Madhubuti’s Life and Works (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interviewed by:
Pam Johnson PhD, American, born 1945  Search this
Sarah Fabio, PhD, American, 1928 - 1979  Search this
Edris Makward PhD, Gambian  Search this
Interview of:
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Haki R. Madhubuti, American, born 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Amiri Baraka, American, 1934 - 2014  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:15:11
Duration (side b): 00:15:10
Type:
audio cassettes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Chicago, Clark County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.7a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c680cd32-72b9-4431-8f4d-b3a206c2657f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.7a

The Literary Corner: Ron Karenga’s Life and Works (side a) / Margaret Danner’s Life and Works (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interviewed by:
Sarah Fabio, PhD, American, 1928 - 1979  Search this
Edris Makward PhD, Gambian  Search this
Interview of:
Maulana Karenga, American, born 1941  Search this
Margaret Danner, American, 1915 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Dudley Randall, American, 1914 - 2000  Search this
William Wells Brown, American, 1815 - 1884  Search this
Charles W. Chesnutt, American, 1858 - 1932  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:15:10
Duration (side b): 00:15:12
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Dakar, Senegal, West Africa, Africa
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
United States History  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.8a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d03f3576-7b77-49c6-a17f-c7878fa8900a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.8a

The Literary Corner: Introduction to Afro-American Essays with Sarah Fabio and Thomas Schick (side a) / Introduction to African English Drama with Brooks Robinson (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Thomas Schick PhD, American, 1947 - 1987  Search this
Interviewed by:
Sarah Fabio, PhD, American, 1928 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
John Pepper Clark, Nigerian, born 1935  Search this
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian, born 1934  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side A): 00:15:08
Duration (side B): 00:14:49
Type:
audiotapes
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  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, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.9a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b49e8d84-240b-4174-9b79-f6ae9e1c5ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.9a

Lesser, But Not Least

Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Subject of:
Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Mohawk, 1656 - 1680  Search this
David Walker, American, ca. 1796 - 1830  Search this
Reies Tijerina, Mexican American, 1926 - 2015  Search this
Patsy Tijerina, American, born ca. 1948  Search this
Henry Garnet, American, 1815 - 1882  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
tape and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration: 00:27:26
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
Wisconsin, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York, United States, North and Central America
New Mexico, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 1, 1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American West  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Religion  Search this
United States History  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Abolitionist movement
Chicano Movement / El Movimiento
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ca3f378a-98ea-43aa-9696-bad0bedb4134
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.2

Black Forum, Vol. 1, No. 2

Edited by:
Horace Mungin, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 x 10 in. (17.8 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1977
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  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:
2010.59.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Horace Mungin
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57ddbcf7b-e888-4990-860f-61dfe11f7c06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.10
Online Media:

This Child's Gonna Live

Written by:
Sarah Elizabeth Wright, American, 1928 - 2009  Search this
Published by:
Dell Publishing Co., American, 1929 - 1974  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 7/8 x 5 1/4 in. (20 x 13.3 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place depicted:
Eastern Shore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
American South  Search this
Families  Search this
Literature  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Rural life  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Family of Sarah Elizabeth Wright
Object number:
2010.61.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1969 by Sarah E. Wright
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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/fd5db971f0c-0137-4250-afb0-e0fb3c301c4e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.61.14
Online Media:

Shango's Helper

Created by:
Floyd Coleman, American, 1939 - 2018  Search this
Medium:
acrylic paint on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W: 51 × 63 7/8 × 1 1/4 in. (129.5 × 162.2 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
acrylic paintings
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Art  Search this
Religion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kera and Bennie F. Johnson
Object number:
2011.102.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1972 Floyd Coleman
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Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56b5c62d0-850a-4815-a91e-07a3ee37e333
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.102.2
Online Media:

April 4

Created by:
Sam Gilliam, American, 1933 - 2022  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
acrylic paint on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W (unframed): 72 1/2 × 48 in. (184.2 × 121.9 cm)
Type:
acrylic paintings
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.37.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sam Gilliam
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Martin Luther King Series
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5412469f3-dfca-4eee-be66-2b81f7c653de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.37.1
Online Media:

Broadside for a benefit event at The Black House

Distributed by:
The Black House, American, founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Amiri Baraka, American, 1934 - 2014  Search this
Black Panther Party, American, 1966 - 1982  Search this
Willie Dale  Search this
Owned by:
Ralph Joseph Gleason, American, 1917 - 1975  Search this
Printed by:
Communication Company, American  Search this
Medium:
toner on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Justice  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.68.2.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd512817a5a-a16b-46a6-b615-56bbcc789071
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.68.2.6
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We a BaddDDD People

Written by:
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Illustrated by:
Ademola Olugebefola, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 1/4 in. (21.6 x 13.7 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
poems
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Identity  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey
Object number:
2012.22.12
Restrictions & Rights:
©1970 by Sonia Sanchez Knight
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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/fd5f131223f-db54-4736-8b77-3af728f4bc8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.22.12
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Black Steel: Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali

Written by:
Gwendolyn Brooks, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Dudley Randall, American, 1914 - 2000  Search this
Muhammad Ali, American, 1942 - 2016  Search this
Joe Frazier, American, 1944 - 2011  Search this
Haki R. Madhubuti, American, born 1942  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.124.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1971 Gwendolyn Brooks
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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/fd56ea32296-1508-42ee-afb9-7f0a636423b6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.124.1
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Broadside No. 13: The Backlash Blues

Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 in. (27.9 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race discrimination  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:
2013.124.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967 by Langston Hughes
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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/fd556f25c37-3fc7-46e4-986d-f4d35a4c5f2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.124.2
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Broadside No. 7: A Poem for Black Hearts

Written by:
Amiri Baraka, American, 1934 - 2014  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Malcolm X, American, 1925 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/16 x 6 5/8 in. (28.1 x 16.8 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Literature  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.124.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1965 by LeRoi Jones
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Black Nationalism
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
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/fd51b8696a5-cbb0-4ba8-8829-6f8ce35dd2ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.124.3
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