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Photographic print of Benjamin O. Davis Jr.

Photograph by:
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr., American, 1912 - 2002  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 × 10 3/4 in. (34.8 × 27.3 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 × 10 15/16 in. (35.2 × 27.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Date:
1944-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.2.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Scurlock
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f6fc940-3468-4d45-90cf-933ca86aab73
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.2.3.2
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A light blue long-sleeve dress worn by Janet Jackson as a child

Designed by:
Doree Fromberg  Search this
Worn by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat on cardboard form): 27 9/16 × 27 15/16 × 5 1/2 in. (70 × 71 × 14 cm)
Type:
dresses
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Child musicians  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2021.28.7.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50b29b4e5-65ff-4cc4-809c-ae83bbea40b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2021.28.7.1.1

Floor-length gown worn by Janet Jackson as Mae West costume

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
cloth with tulle and sequin
Dimensions:
H x W x D (flat on cardboard form): 44 1/2 × 37 3/8 × 11 7/16 in. (113 × 95 × 29 cm)
Type:
gowns
Date:
1976-1977
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2021.28.7.1.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b8c975e1-02e8-4cec-bdeb-8dfd4befbf16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2021.28.7.1.3.1

Hat with sequin and tulle worn by Janet Jackson as Mae West costume

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
cloth with tulle and sequin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/2 × 18 1/8 × 14 15/16 in. (24.1 × 46 × 38 cm)
Type:
hats
Date:
1976-1977
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2021.28.7.1.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52708c70e-343b-4d8d-a991-20ceab2fb23a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2021.28.7.1.3.2

Cabinet card of Frederick Douglass with his grandson Joseph Douglass

Photograph by:
Denis Bourdon, Canadian  Search this
Notman Photo Company, American, 1866 - 1894  Search this
Subject of:
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Joseph Henry Douglass, American, 1871 - 1935  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (16.5 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
cabinet photographs
albumen prints
Place made:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 10, 1894
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Charlene Hodges Byrd
Object number:
A2010.26.29.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Charlene Hodges Byrd Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ad70812f-b001-4ac0-af06-3a1b0a5894b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2010.26.29.8.1
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Union card for Cab Calloway

Issued by:
American Federation of Musicians, founded 1896  Search this
Used by:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/4 × 3 7/8 in. (5.7 × 9.8 cm)
Place depicted:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Labor  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cabella Calloway Langsam
Object number:
2015.273.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Cabell “Cab” Calloway III Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
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/fd5962de109-0c71-47fd-baf8-37a35adfc63c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.273.1
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Travel wardrobe trunk used by Cab Calloway

Manufactured by:
Herkert and Meisel, American, founded 1888  Search this
Yale, Swedish, founded 1840  Search this
Owned by:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
wood, lead-based paint, iron alloy, copper and copper alloy, nickel and nickel alloy, velvet, muslin, textile materials, lacquer, elastic and leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall - closed and laying flat): 28 9/16 × 43 1/2 × 23 5/8 in. (72.5 × 110.5 × 60 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 1 right): 4 3/4 × 22 1/16 × 12 3/8 in. (12 × 56 × 31.5 cm)
H x W x D (Box from Drawer 1 right): 2 3/16 × 4 5/16 × 3 11/16 in. (5.5 × 11 × 9.3 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 2 right): 4 13/16 × 22 1/16 × 12 3/8 in. (12.2 × 56 × 31.5 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 3 right): 7 13/16 × 22 × 12 7/16 in. (19.8 × 55.9 × 31.6 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 4 right): 7 13/16 × 22 1/16 × 12 3/8 in. (19.9 × 56 × 31.5 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 5 right): 7 13/16 × 22 1/16 × 12 1/2 in. (19.8 × 56 × 31.7 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 6 right): 8 1/16 × 22 1/16 × 12 3/8 in. (20.4 × 56 × 31.5 cm)
H x W x D (Wardrobe brace): 4 15/16 × 21 5/8 × 1 in. (12.5 × 55 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (Wardobe cover): 35 1/16 × 21 7/8 × 7/8 in. (89.1 × 55.5 × 2.3 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 1 - hook extended): 9 5/8 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (24.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 1 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 2): 9 5/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (23.7 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 2 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 3): 9 11/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (24.6 × 48.5 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 3 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 48.5 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 4): 9 9/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (24.3 × 48.6 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 4 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 48.6 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 5): 9 7/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (24 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 5 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 6): 10 1/4 × 18 7/8 × 1/2 in. (26 × 47.9 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 6 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 18 7/8 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 47.9 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 7): 9 9/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (24.3 × 48.6 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 7 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 48.6 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 8): 9 3/4 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (24.8 × 48.5 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 8 - hook down): 7 13/16 × 19 1/8 × 1/2 in. (19.8 × 48.5 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 9): 9 5/8 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (24.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 9 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 5/16 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 49 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 10): 9 5/8 × 19 3/16 × 1/2 in. (24.5 × 48.7 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Hanger 10 - hook down): 7 11/16 × 19 3/16 × 1/2 in. (19.5 × 48.7 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (Drawer 7 left): 5 1/8 × 22 1/16 × 14 3/8 in. (13 × 56 × 36.5 cm)
Type:
trunks (containers)
Place made:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
after 1927
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Costume  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cabella Calloway Langsam
Object number:
A2015.273.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Cabell “Cab” Calloway III Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd539349228-1078-4349-b424-13618493633c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2015.273.1.1

Photograph of Hall Johnson and the Negro String Quartet

Photograph by:
S. Tarr, American, active 1920s  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Felix Weir, American, 1884 - 1978  Search this
Marion Cumbo, American  Search this
Arthur Boyd  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper with paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (Photograph): 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (Frame): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1923
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b22b0913-83f8-41a9-b5ff-957a08c9c604
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.1ab
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Photograph of the Hall Johnson Choir

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
silver gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/8 × 10 in. (20.6 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1935-1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57840b064-5571-4f7b-a8e0-fc4943b06d74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.2
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Program for George Walker concert

Printed by:
The Superior Printing Company, American  Search this
Subject of:
George Theophilus Walker, American, 1922 - 2018  Search this
Owned by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 5/16 × 6 9/16 in. (26.2 × 16.7 cm)
Type:
programs
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960 (printed); March 3, 1960 (date of event)
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd5faab80c4-2d38-49d8-82bc-86c5b45afc5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.3
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Flier for the Zoar M.E Church choir

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Zoar United Methodist Church, American, founded 1794  Search this
Charles A. Marshall  Search this
Harry Shorter  Search this
Owned by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 × 6 1/16 in. (30.5 × 15.4 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Religion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd5cdb285c8-d8cc-4233-90b5-1ee50cf6669b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.4
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Leaflet for the Dixie Jubilee Singers

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Dixie Jubilee Singers, American, ca.1920s - 1930s  Search this
Charles Henry  Search this
Francis Bowles  Search this
Joseph Benn  Search this
Arthur Furr  Search this
Owned by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 7 1/16 × 5 1/16 in. (17.9 × 12.9 cm)
H x W (Open): 7 1/16 × 10 in. (17.9 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
leaflets
Place depicted:
77 West Rutland Square, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920s - 1930s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd54d064d85-3c51-4b45-9ba1-f50d9c2fefe9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.5
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Travel Permit for the US Military Duty Train "Mozart"

Created by:
United States Army Transportation Corps, American, founded 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 9/16 × 8 1/16 in. (26.8 × 20.5 cm)
Type:
permits
Place used:
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Military  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5127bd62f-d134-45c9-990a-d8e967bde7eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.9.1
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Letter from Carl Fischer Inc. to Hall Johnson regarding Johnson's contract

Written by:
Gustav Saenger, 1865 - 1935  Search this
Received by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Subject of:
Carl Fischer, Inc., American, founded 1872  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 19, 1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd590664d1b-afa0-468d-9a00-62243fc24ed9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.9.2
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Royalty Statement for Hall Johnson

Written by:
G. Schirmer, Inc., American, founded 1861  Search this
Received by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/2 × 8 in. (24.1 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
invoices
Place depicted:
634 Saint Nicholas Avenue Apt. 4D, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 1, 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.9.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd504b6b502-2afe-49f5-8841-0b2fa070735a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.9.3
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Photograph of Tuskegee Airman Major Lee Rayford in front of a P-47 Thunderbolt

Photograph by:
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Major Lee Rayford, American  Search this
301st Fighter Squadron, American, 1942 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 7/8 × 11 in. (35.2 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Italy, Europe
Date:
1944-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.2.3.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Scurlock
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56a094111-c5bc-49cd-8e3f-919f0c2ec0c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.2.3.6
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Photographic print of Robert, Addison F. and George Scurlock

Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Addison Fearing Scurlock, American, 1914 - 1933  Search this
Robert S. Scurlock, American, 1917 - 1994  Search this
George H. Scurlock, American, 1920 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper in paper with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 × 6 15/16 in. (25.4 × 17.6 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 9/16 × 7 5/16 in. (26.8 × 18.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 25, 1924
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Scurlock family
Object number:
TA2014.306.3.10
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Scurlock Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aa1648c2-98e7-43f8-9d3e-7056b5e3ff9b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2014.306.3.10
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Photo of a woman in fur standing between two men on the sidewalk

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 3 7/16 × 3 9/16 in. (8.7 × 9 cm)
H x W (image): 3 × 3 in. (7.6 × 7.6 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930s - 1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.1.83
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c13a3ee1-e349-4528-b60d-d058931aeabd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.1.83
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Photo of a group of people having a picnic

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 3 1/4 × 5 3/8 in. (8.3 × 13.7 cm)
H x W (sheet): 7 × 10 1/16 in. (17.8 × 25.6 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.3.17
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5818556d3-b9f0-489b-a04c-e17a3dcacda6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.3.17
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Photo of a woman standing on boardwalk

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (sheet): 3 1/8 × 2 1/16 in. (7.9 × 5.2 cm)
H x W (image): 2 3/4 × 2 in. (7 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place collected:
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Object number:
TA2015.143.3.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52554ba42-ed23-463e-ba11-4449ae7a55f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2015.143.3.21
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