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Banneker’s Almanack and Ephemeris for the Year of Our Lord 1793

Written by:
Benjamin Banneker, American, 1731 - 1806  Search this
Printed by:
Joseph Krukshank, active 1790s  Search this
Medium:
printing ink on paper with thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 4 7/16 × 3/16 in. (17.8 × 11.3 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
almanacs
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1793
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Literature  Search this
Science  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.31
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:
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/fd542a4090e-a9f0-447f-8654-148c6c9a9ad4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.31

Photograph album owned by Emily Howland

Manufactured by:
James B. Smith & Co., American  Search this
Signed by:
Caroline N. Lacy, American, 1838 - 1898  Search this
Received by:
Emily Howland, American, 1827 - 1929  Search this
Subject of:
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
John Willis Menard, American, 1838 - 1893  Search this
Charles Sumner, American, 1811 - 1874  Search this
Lydia Maria Child, American, 1802 - 1880  Search this
William Henry Channing, American, 1810 - 1884  Search this
Wendell Phillips, American, 1811 - 1884  Search this
Freedmen's Bureau, American, 1865 - 1872  Search this
Medium:
leather, metal, and ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 6 1/4 × 5 1/4 × 2 7/8 in. (15.9 × 13.3 × 7.3 cm)
H x W (open with clasps): 6 1/4 × 11 in. (15.9 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (open without clasps): 6 1/4 × 9 in. (15.9 × 22.9 cm)
H x W x D (Storage container): 5 7/8 × 11 1/4 × 11 7/16 in. (15 × 28.5 × 29 cm)
Type:
photograph albums
Place used:
Camp Todd, Arlington County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Religion  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the National Museum of African American History and Culture shared with the Library of Congress
Object number:
2017.30
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Emily Howland Photograph Album
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
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/fd5ce0a9252-41a1-451e-8201-f95fa8aaf1d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.30
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African Correspondence

Title:
Correspondence ledger owned by William Allen
Written by:
William Allen, British, 1770 - 1843  Search this
Manufactured by:
John Williams, British  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Cuffe, American, 1759 - 1817  Search this
The African Institution, British, 1807 - 1827  Search this
John Kizell, Sierra Leonean  Search this
Friendly Society of Sierra Leone, founded 1811  Search this
Henry Warren, Sierra Leonean  Search this
James Wise, Sierra Leonean  Search this
Stephen Gabbidon, Sierra Leonean  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 11/16 × 8 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (32.2 × 21.6 × 3.1 cm)
Type:
ledgers (account books)
letters
Place made:
London, England, Europe
Place used:
London, England, Europe
Cultural Place:
Sierra Leone, West Africa, Africa
Date:
1811-1815
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of GSK
Object number:
2017.45
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-Business and Legal Documents
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Colonization movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cf7009a0-2c9b-47e7-a6a7-d90eef547aaa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.45

Mameluke sword presented to Capt. George Garrison by the 55th Massachusetts

Manufactured by:
F. Horster, German  Search this
Owned by:
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Subject of:
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
metal, steel, shagreen
Dimensions:
2014.115.1.1a Sword: 37 15/16 × 4 3/4 × 4 in. (96.4 × 12.1 × 10.2 cm)
2014.115.1.1b Scabbard: 34 × 2 5/8 × 5/8 in. (86.4 × 6.7 × 1.6 cm)
2014.115.1.1ab Sheathed: 39 5/16 × 4 3/4 × 4 in. (99.9 × 12.1 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
swords
scabbards
Place made:
Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, Europe
Place purchased:
Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Military  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, Gift of the Garrison Family in memory of George Thompson Garrison
Object number:
2014.115.1.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Tools and Equipment-Military
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51f0cd46d-150d-4547-9589-fc04a655245b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.115.1.1ab
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Diary of Lieutenant John Freeman Shorter

Written by:
Lieutenant John Freeman Shorter, American, 1842 - 1865  Search this
Subject of:
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Medium:
leather, graphite on paper, ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2014.118.1a Closed): 5 × 3 9/16 × 13/16 in. (12.7 × 9 × 2.1 cm)
H x W x D (2014.118.1a Open): 5 × 9 1/4 × 13/16 in. (12.7 × 23.5 × 2.1 cm)
H x W (2014.118.1b): 8 × 4 15/16 in. (20.3 × 12.5 cm)
H x W (2014.118.1c): 8 3/4 × 2 1/2 in. (22.2 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
diaries
Place used:
South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Communication  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2014.118.1a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
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/fd55bc18b76-d263-4fee-b6b3-075932e4f73e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.118.1a-c

The Underground Rail Road

Title:
Book owned by the Dennis family
Published by:
Porter & Coates, Publishers, American  Search this
Written by:
William Still, American, 1821 - 1902  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, book cloth (textile material), and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 9 3/4 × 7 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (24.8 × 18.4 × 5.7 cm)
H x W (open): 9 3/4 × 14 1/2 × 2 1/4 in. (24.8 × 36.8 × 5.7 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1872
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Communication  Search this
Families  Search this
Literature  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.19
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:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55d56e067-ea70-46f1-b791-a58f2b0d77ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.19

Church pew from the Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston

Created by:
Twelfth Baptist Church, American, founded 1840  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal and varnish
Dimensions:
39 5/8 x 83 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. (100.6 x 211.5 x 43.8 cm)
Type:
pews
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture, Inc.
Object number:
2014.69
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
Religious and Sacred Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
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/fd5fdc18aa1-3656-427d-bacf-45343edee8a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.69

Cabinet card of John H. Scott

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
John Henry Scott, American, 1827 - 1912  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (Card): 6 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (16.5 × 10.8 cm)
H x W (Image): 5 1/2 × 3 7/8 in. (14 × 9.9 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
portraits
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Margaret Falkener DeLorme, Waldo C. Falkener, Cameron S. Falkener and Gilbert E. DeLorme
Object number:
2014.94.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd572b150a8-c2ee-46e8-b23c-654983afc9af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.94.2
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Map of the Hydrographical Basin of the Upper Mississippi River

Title:
Bloodstained map from Bleeding Kansas-era
Created by:
J. N. Nicollet, French, 1786 - 1843  Search this
Owned by:
David Hoyt, American, 1821 - 1856  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 19 x 32 in. (48.3 x 81.3 cm)
Type:
maps
Place used:
Douglas County, Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1843
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Slavery  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:
2011.23.1
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
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54f78e8b1-7c66-46c1-bed1-4b6b83bac88b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.23.1

Letter to the parents of David Hoyt from James F. Legate

Created by:
James F. Legate, American, 1829 - 1902  Search this
Subject of:
David Hoyt, American, 1821 - 1856  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 7/8 x 5 1/8 in. (20 x 13 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
Douglas County, Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 11, 1856
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Slavery  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:
2011.23.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
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/fd55529fc2b-0c24-46eb-a217-16fdf7138a2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.23.2
Online Media:

Newspaper account of David Hoyt's murder

Created by:
New York Daily Tribune, American, founded 1841  Search this
Subject of:
David Hoyt, American, 1821 - 1856  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W: 22 x 10 7/8 in. (55.9 x 27.6 cm)
Type:
clippings
Place depicted:
Douglas County, Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 23, 1856
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Slavery  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:
2011.23.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d1bfefb4-d0a6-4d73-9e5e-095343ce2b61
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.23.3

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
Literature  Search this
Slavery  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:
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/fd50fa60862-6d1d-41fc-aea1-b204753ada70
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.26.6
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The Slave's Friend

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

The Liberator Vol. VII, No. 9

Edited by:
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Published by:
Isaac Knapp, American, 1808 - 1858  Search this
Subject of:
The Liberator, American, 1831 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, wood, glass
Dimensions:
frame: 25 1/2 x 18 1/4 x 15/16 in. (64.8 x 46.4 x 2.4 cm)
H x W (object): 22 x 15 1/4 in. (55.9 x 38.7 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 25, 1837
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Mass media  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 Joele and Fred Michaud
Object number:
2013.239.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd582ac1325-f003-43c1-8c1c-216712116680
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.239.11

Letter to Charles Humbert Marie Vincent signed by Toussaint Louverture

Written by:
Unidentified  Search this
Signed by:
Toussaint Louverture, Haitian, 1743 - 1803  Search this
Received by:
Charles Humbert Marie Vincent, French, 1753 - 1831  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (a): 12 1/16 × 7 13/16 in. (30.6 × 19.8 cm)
H x W (b): 12 1/8 × 7 13/16 in. (30.8 × 19.8 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Cap-Haïtien, Nord, Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Place used:
France, Europe
Date:
October 21, 1797
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Decolonization  Search this
Freedom  Search this
French colonialism  Search this
Government  Search this
Justice  Search this
Military  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.26.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd540214d54-1b2a-4958-bd0b-0f20e1f0314b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.26.2ab
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The Hunted Slaves

Created by:
Richard Ansdell, English, 1815 - 1885  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on canvas , wood
Dimensions:
H x W (unframed): 36 × 60 in. (91.4 × 152.4 cm)
H x W x D (framed): 48 1/4 × 72 7/16 × 3 1/4 in. (122.5 × 184 × 8.2 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
Place depicted:
Great Dismal Swamp, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Great Dismal Swamp, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Art  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.34ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fdd405a7-a90c-46a4-8cf7-dd37419c380d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.34ab

Frederick Douglass

Created by:
C. M. Battey, American, 1873 - 1927  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 × 7 1/8 in. (22.9 × 18.1 cm)
H x W x D (Sheet size): 12 1/16 × 10 1/4 in. (30.6 × 26 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1895
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.37.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd588f15455-6772-403d-ae07-4721a9112a6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.37.1

Postcard of Harriet Tubman, Nelson Davis, and daughter Gertie

Published by:
Pomegranate Communications, Inc., American  Search this
Photograph by:
William Haight Cheney, 1850 - 1905  Search this
Subject of:
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
Nelson Davis, American, died 1888  Search this
Gertie Davis, born 1873  Search this
Written by:
Sedalia Gaines  Search this
Received by:
Mariline Northrup Wilkins  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 x 4 1/4 in. (15.2 x 10.8 cm)
Type:
portraits
postcards
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1887; printed 1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Blockson
Object number:
2009.50.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f4872994-4a39-4a84-b401-383e92f45edc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.50.13
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Ambrotype of Frederick Douglass

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on glass photographic plates with leather and velvet
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 4 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. (12.1 x 9.8 cm)
Case open: 4 3/4 x 7 11/16 x 1/2 in. (12.1 x 19.5 x 1.3 cm)
Case closed: 4 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 3/4 in. (12.1 x 9.8 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
ambrotypes
portraits
Date:
1855-1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.36.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd539360b3e-615f-42d2-a606-dfe06c34ba34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.36.10ab
Online Media:

An Address Delivered Before a Meeting of the Members and Friends of the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society During the Annual Fair

Written by:
William Henry Furness, American, 1802 - 1896  Search this
Published by:
Merrihew & Thompson, Printers, American  Search this
Subject of:
Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society, American, founded 1838  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 5/8 × 5 1/2 in. (21.9 × 14 cm)
Type:
sermons
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1850
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.59.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Movement:
Anti-slavery movements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5387a50e2-9e9e-45e3-9f00-0fcd035242cf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.12

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