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Red, yellow, blue, and white Madras headdress

Created by:
DODY, Guadeloupean, founded 1973  Search this
Medium:
cotton, paper, and adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/2 × 10 × 10 1/2 in. (24.1 × 25.4 × 26.7 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place made:
Pointe-à-Pitre, Grande-Terre, Guadeloupe, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, Asia
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joanne Hyppolite
Object number:
2015.153
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d15d472c-4cac-40cb-a2da-8351b868a20f
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.153

Tête revolver from Saint Lucia made by Audrey Augustin

Created by:
Audrey Augustin, Saint Lucian  Search this
Medium:
cotton, paper, adhesive, and metal straight pins
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (11.4 × 21.6 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place collected:
Castries, Castries Quarter, Saint Lucia, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.152.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510daffba-f7db-4973-a2da-17df2191f43b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.152.2
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Child's tête en l'air from Saint Lucia made by Audrey Augustin

Created by:
Audrey Augustin, Saint Lucian  Search this
Medium:
cotton, paper, adhesive, and metal straight pins
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 3/4 × 6 × 6 1/4 in. (19.7 × 15.2 × 15.9 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place collected:
Castries, Castries Quarter, Saint Lucia, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Children  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.152.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55872f52e-48da-400b-b712-fe2783780224
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.152.3
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Alpha Kappa Alpha varsity cardigan belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Chicago Knitting Mills, American, founded 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, founded 1908  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
wool (textile) with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 25 3/8 × 17 1/8 in. (64.5 × 43.5 cm)
Type:
sweaters
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968-1984
Topic:
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.26
Restrictions & Rights:
© Alpha Kappa Alpha. Permission required for use.
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d4699a0c-6c4c-487f-8716-f4080e4bb839
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.26

Bonwit Teller hatbox belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Bonwit Teller , American, 1895 - 2000  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cardboard and cord (fiber product)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 11 1/8 × 6 7/8 in. (28.3 × 17.5 cm)
Type:
hatboxes
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57fc36b90-fe7f-45ca-ab13-593edb9c85c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.10ab

Woven gold hat belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Baar & Beards, Inc., American, founded 1941  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 1/4 × 12 3/4 in. (18.4 × 32.4 cm)
Type:
hats
Place made:
Italy, Europe
Place purchased:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56e4ac2d0-f0d9-4a2b-a11e-3ceb24f58932
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.11

Evening gloves with storage bag belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (ab): 13 9/16 × 4 3/4 in. (34.5 × 12 cm)
H x W (c): 15 3/4 × 5 13/16 in. (40 × 14.8 cm)
Type:
gloves
bags (containers)
Place made:
Belgium, Europe
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960-2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.115a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5864742ed-0d14-47ae-9b14-a5bc8a70bc00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.115a-c

Beret belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Makins Hat Company Ltd., American, 1974 - 2013  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
wool (hair)
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 3/4 × 9 7/16 in. (7 × 24 cm)
Type:
berets
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58c672ec1-8ad0-4a4c-aaaa-4ecca30da2d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.12

Facinator and Marshall Field's box belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Maria Pia  Search this
Manufactured by:
Marshall Field & Company, American, 1852 - 2006  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
.1: cloth , net (textile) , paste (glass)
.2ab: cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1: facinator): 1 3/4 × 9 15/16 × 5 7/8 in. (4.5 × 25.2 × 15 cm)
H x W x D (.2ab: box): 4 3/4 × 9 1/4 × 9 1/4 in. (12 × 23.5 × 23.5 cm)
Type:
hats
boxes (containers)
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.13.1-.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e707bb4b-5a00-45ea-b6db-41c7b531cb69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.13.1-.2ab

Opera glasses and case belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Schildkraut Bros.  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
a: glass , metal , crystal (material by form) , plastic
b: beads , silk (fiber)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a: ): 1 9/16 × 4 1/16 × 1 15/16 in. (4 × 10.3 × 5 cm)
H x W x D (b: ): 1 3/16 × 6 5/16 × 3 3/4 in. (3 × 16 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
opera glasses
cases (containers)
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.17ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e13e1e63-2d8e-4b17-aa48-7fcd0d8de614
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.17ab

Dress belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Stanley Korshak, American, founded 1909  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 56 1/4 × 18 7/8 in. (142.8 × 48 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place purchased:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960-1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.18
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53e8ae1eb-f0dc-4504-923a-b12a832283b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.18

Sweater coat belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Manufactured by:
Carson Pirie Scott & Co., American, founded 1854  Search this
Designed by:
Vera Maxwell, American, 1901 - 1995  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 3/16 × 21 7/8 in. (102 × 55.5 cm)
Type:
sweaters
Place purchased:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960-1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f9207888-c009-49fb-8da5-f6e67d333b99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.19

Brocade evening dress belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Stanley Korshak, American, founded 1909  Search this
Manufactured by:
The International Ladies Garment Workers Union, American, founded 1900  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
brocade with crystal (material by form)
Dimensions:
H x W: 56 15/16 × 20 1/4 in. (144.7 × 51.5 cm)
Type:
dresses by function
Place purchased:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5eaf2f7ae-ceca-4fa6-99e6-76be9bf7ea02
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.20

Kimono sleeve robe belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Dior, French, founded 1946  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W: 53 5/8 × 27 9/16 in. (136.2 × 70 cm)
Type:
bathrobes
Place made:
Philippines, Oceania
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980-2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.21ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53edf7d00-773a-4c33-978a-ce5e8680f6d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.21ab

Fur cap belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Marshall Field & Company, American, 1852 - 2006  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
fur and cloth
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 9/16 × 7 7/8 in. (14.2 × 20 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5851ebf9b-6a68-48f3-bef7-b2c25651b84e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.23

Evening gown belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth and plastic with thread , metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 59 1/16 × 16 5/8 in. (150 × 42.2 cm)
Type:
evening dresses
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef9920c4-d8da-4a0a-ad3a-a4ea35bb0046
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.24

Halston wool jacket belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Roy Halston Frowick, American, 1932 - 1990  Search this
Manufactured by:
Bonwit Teller , American, 1895 - 2000  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
wool (hair)
Dimensions:
H x W: 30 1/2 × 21 1/4 in. (77.5 × 54 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1966-2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d9db7536-6777-480e-a9a7-0f32387b9c05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.25

Vera Whistler hat and hatbox with lid belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Vera Whistler, American  Search this
Manufactured by:
Julius Lewis, American, founded 1900  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
1a: cloth with feather
1b: metal with beads
2ab: cardboard and cord (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1a): 5 11/16 × 7 7/8 × 9 1/4 in. (14.5 × 20 × 23.5 cm)
L x W (.1b): 3 15/16 × 3/8 in. (10 × 1 cm)
H x W x D (.2ab): 7 1/16 × 13 × 13 in. (18 × 33 × 33 cm)
Type:
cloches
hatboxes
Place purchased:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.27.1ab-.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5361e53a6-a66c-4f65-8374-c9c664e50c6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.27.1ab-.2ab

Gold and white Vera Whistler hat with hatbox belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Vera Whistler, American  Search this
Manufactured by:
Julius Lewis, American, founded 1900  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 7/8 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (15 × 19 × 19 cm)
Type:
hats
hatboxes
Place purchased:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950-1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.30.1-.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56dc21da8-6d63-430c-81ec-bb42c2b71afe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.30.1-.2ab

Hat by Chandra and hatbox belonging to Etta Moten Barnett

Designed by:
Chandra Inc., American  Search this
Owned by:
Etta Moten Barnett, American, 1901 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
.1: polyester with plastic and ribbon
.2ab: cardboard with cord (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1): 5 1/2 × 9 3/16 × 9 3/16 in. (14 × 23.3 × 23.3 cm)
H x W x D (.2ab): 6 15/16 × 13 × 13 in. (17.7 × 33 × 33 cm)
Type:
cloches
hatboxes
Place purchased:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980-2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
A2022.13.1.31.1-.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown – Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Etta Moten Barnett Archive
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54aaee544-1896-4f63-a19b-f5cff3d12e2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2022.13.1.31.1-.2ab

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