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The Negro Motorist Green-Book

Published by:
Victor Hugo Green, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Subject of:
James A. Jackson, American, 1878 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 5 × 1/8 in. (17.8 × 12.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Barbershops  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
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/fd5d615a4ea-ae48-4b95-81bb-c0032a14a6b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.42
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Kangol hat worn by The Kangol Kid

Manufactured by:
Kangol, British, founded 1938  Search this
Worn by:
Kangol Kid, Haitian American, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
polyester, synthetic fiber, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 1/2 × 10 5/8 × 10 5/8 in. (11.4 × 27 × 27 cm)
Type:
newsboy (caps)
Place used:
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Kangol Kid
Object number:
2016.102
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/fd598a0bc10-2cfd-4be8-a674-984565d026ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.102

Stockpot used to cook collard greens at the Florida Avenue Grill

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Florida Avenue Grill, founded 1944  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x diameter: 12 × 11 in. (30.5 cm)
Type:
stockpots
Place used:
1100 Florida Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Imar and Tasha Hutchins, Florida Avenue Grill
Object number:
2016.114.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
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/fd5681f670a-64e5-4a56-bee5-234213101722
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.114.6

The Huckster

Created by:
William Pleasant Jr., 1928 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil paint on particle board
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23 1/8 × 20 3/8 × 3/16 in. (58.7 × 51.8 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
oil paintings
portraits
Place depicted:
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Sadie B. Pleasant and Family
Object number:
2016.160
Restrictions & Rights:
© William Pleasant Jr.
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Classification:
Visual Arts
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/fd56b94bde6-05a9-4df9-a4a0-3d52147ab85b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.160

Homegirls & Handgrenades

Written by:
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Published by:
Thunder's Mouth Press, American, 2007  Search this
Illustrated by:
Loretta Li  Search this
Photograph by:
Rich Addicks, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/2 × 5 3/8 × 5/16 in. (21.6 × 13.7 × 0.8 cm)
H x W x D (Open (on cradle)): 2 × 10 3/8 × 8 1/2 in. (5.1 × 26.4 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Identity  Search this
Language  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.17
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1987 Sonia Sanchez. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd57964b3a1-aa1e-4e37-94a6-be067a01b6fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.17
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Brass loop earrings by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Owned by:
Anne Williams, American, born 1924  Search this
Medium:
brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2016.174.1a): 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1/2 in. (8.3 × 6.4 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (2016.174.1b): 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1/4 in. (8.3 × 6.4 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
earrings
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.174.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Jewelry Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
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/fd58136b9a5-f2e6-473e-b85d-6f45be57e79b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.174.1ab
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"Three Hole" brass cuff by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Owned by:
Anne Williams, American, born 1924  Search this
Signed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 2 1/2 × 2 in. (7.6 × 6.4 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.174.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Jewelry Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
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/fd50a10fcfb-e28f-491d-a475-5f321da62da1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.174.3
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In Pursuit of Flavor

Written by:
Edna Lewis, American, 1916 - 2006  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Printed by:
R. R. Donnelley and Sons Company, American, founded 1864  Search this
Illustrated by:
Louisa Jones Waller  Search this
Photograph by:
John T. Hill, American, born 1934  Search this
Designed by:
Virginia Tan  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with cardboard and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/2 × 6 5/8 × 1 1/4 in. (21.6 × 16.8 × 3.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open (on cradle)): 8 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 2 1/4 in. (21.6 × 26.7 × 5.7 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place printed:
Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 1988
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.18
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1988 Edna Lewis. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd582d2a261-c539-41fb-afcb-cef3771e4cf4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.18
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Haitiad & Oddities

Written by:
Félix Morisseau-Leroy, Haitian, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Translated by:
Jeffrey Knapp  Search this
Published by:
Pantaléon Guilbaud  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) , cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/4 in. (21.6 × 14 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1991
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Language  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Félix Morisseau-Leroy. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd53bcbeccf-3af0-4dd3-8828-b4b1fd90cfda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.2
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Where Beauty Touches Me: Natural Hair Care and Beauty

Written by:
Pamela Ferrell, American, born 1959  Search this
Published by:
Cornrows & Co., American, founded 1980  Search this
Edited by:
Carmen Lattimore  Search this
Photograph by:
Andre Richardson Photography, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with glue
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 11 1/16 × 8 9/16 × 3/8 in. (28.1 × 21.8 × 0.9 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 11 1/16 × 17 3/16 × 7/8 in. (28.1 × 43.6 × 2.3 cm)
Type:
paperback books
Place printed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1993
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Hair  Search this
Identity  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joanne Hyppolite
Object number:
2016.37
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd5fb7971cc-ae4e-4192-aa84-231d4e0ac4c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.37
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The Picayune Creole Cook Book

Published by:
The Times-Picayune, American, founded 1837  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, book cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 9 1/4 × 6 1/4 × 1 in. (23.5 × 15.9 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (open): 9 1/4 × 13 1/8 × 1 in. (23.5 × 33.3 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
cookbooks
Place printed:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
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/fd5f8698d27-f882-4d2b-bd68-d3fce8d18049
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.4
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Yolele! Recipes from the Heart of Senegal

Published by:
Lake Isle Press, American, founded 1990  Search this
Written by:
Pierre Thiam, Senegalese  Search this
Photograph by:
Adam Bartos, American, born 1953  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 10 5/16 × 8 5/16 × 7/8 in. (26.2 × 21.1 × 2.2 cm)
H x W x D (open): 3 × 16 15/16 × 10 5/16 in. (7.6 × 43 × 26.2 cm)
Type:
cookbooks
Place depicted:
Senegal, West Africa, Africa
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Literature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Chef Pierre Thiam
Object number:
2016.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Recipes copyright © 2008 by Pierre Thiam/Photography copyright © 2008 by Adam Bartos. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd529d52248-cebb-441c-b858-2fad16389c52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.42

Faune et Flore du Texas

Designed by:
Kermit Oliver, American, born 1943  Search this
Manufactured by:
Hermès International S.A., French, founded 1837  Search this
Medium:
silk (textile)
Dimensions:
H x W: 35 7/16 × 34 7/16 in. (90 × 87.5 cm)
Type:
scarves (costume accessories)
Place made:
Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France, Europe
Place depicted:
Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
American West  Search this
Art  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Nature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.80
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hermès. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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/fd505c89548-65d8-46d4-976e-a930452ed40d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.80
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Freedom Quilt

Created by:
Jessie Bell Williams Telfair, American, 1913 - 1986  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 73 × 87 in. (185.4 × 221 cm)
Type:
quilts
Place made:
Parrott, Terrell County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Freedom  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Textile design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Virginia Dwan
Object number:
2017.40
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Textiles-Quilts
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/fd54b3f9bd5-b5c9-47fe-8a65-a6b729cf42cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.40
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Untitled with Handle

Title:
Basket
Created by:
Mary A. Jackson, American, born 1945  Search this
Medium:
sweetgrass, pine needles, palmetto fronds
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16 1/4 × 17 1/4 × 17 1/4 in. (41.3 × 43.8 × 43.8 cm)
Type:
baskets
Place made:
Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1996
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Juliette Bethea in memory of Flora Wilson Bethea
Object number:
2017.82.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
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/fd5ddc5a3d6-1863-4a3a-a18e-5f81e4683aa8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.82.13

Pinback button with "Happy I'm Nappy" image of a woman with natural hair

Designed by:
Caprece Jackson-Garrett, American  Search this
Created by:
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 3/16 × 3/16 in. (5.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Hair  Search this
Identity  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
Object number:
2019.27.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Black is Beautiful
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/fd56ee5e384-5527-4e23-be04-293d1aff8b90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.27.7
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Soul Food Cookery

Written by:
Inez Yeargan Kaiser, American, 1918 - 2016  Search this
Published by:
Pitman Publishing Company  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 9 × 7 1/16 × 13/16 in. (22.9 × 18 × 2.1 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 9 × 13 1/8 × 13/16 in. (22.9 × 33.3 × 2.1 cm)
Type:
cookbooks
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, a gift from the family of Richard S. Kaiser, Jr. in honor of Inez Kaiser, a true pioneer
Object number:
2019.31.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1968 by Inez Kaiser. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd53666a0de-c23e-4c66-b7a1-69713830bc32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.31.1
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"Lady Day" necklace

Created by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
silver and glass
Dimensions:
Archives: 7.8Feet (0.1Meters)
H x W x D (Lady Day necklace): 7 1/16 × 4 1/8 × 1 3/16 in. (18 × 10.5 × 3 cm)
Type:
necklaces
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Russell
Object number:
A2018.110.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Archive
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
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/fd54e1c934e-4d19-4c0a-aaea-ad0ef91f0f00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2018.110.1.3
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Negro es Bello II

Created by:
Elizabeth Catlett, Mexican, 1915 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
ink on rag paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 33 9/16 x 25 7/16 in. (85.2 x 64.6 cm)
Type:
lithographs
Place printed:
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1969; printed 2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Art  Search this
Black power  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.108.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2020 Catlett Mora Family Trust/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Black is Beautiful
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/fd59009801e-360a-4693-80fd-2266638ad246
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.108.2

Coded Language

Written by:
Saul Williams, American, born 1972  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 147 × 12 1/4 in. (373.4 × 31.1 cm)
H x W x D (rolled): 2 × 12 1/4 × 2 3/4 in. (5.1 × 31.1 × 7 cm)
Type:
scrolls (information artifacts)
Date:
2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Language  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Saul Williams
Object number:
2014.188.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Saul Williams
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd5192c9386-d9c9-4ec6-b164-ffd35dc167f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.188.1
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