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Sharecropper's agreement between Daniel Weaver and James Crow

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Daniel Weaver  Search this
James Crow, American, born 1847  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 5/16 x 7 13/16 in. (31.3 x 19.8 cm)
Type:
contracts
Place made:
Lumpkin County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 11, 1867
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Labor  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.14.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54f5e9015-6e0b-482d-9791-52567efdf277
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.14.6

Certificate of endowment for the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows

Created by:
Grand United Order of Odd Fellows, American, founded 1843  Search this
Owned by:
Edgar Leroy Boyd, American, 1882 - 1953  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, foil, wood, metal
Dimensions:
H x W (certificate): 21 x 16 in. (53.3 x 40.6 cm)
H x W x D (frame): 26 1/4 x 30 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (66.7 x 76.8 x 5.7 cm)
Type:
certificates
Place depicted:
Urbana, Champaign County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 15, 1908
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.89.8ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd561f47742-3976-4d3b-81f1-8354cf8f931b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.89.8ab
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Stock certificate for Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation

Issued by:
Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation, American, founded 1916  Search this
Printed by:
J. W. Middleton & Co. Stationers, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with foil
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/4 × 10 7/8 in. (21 × 27.6 cm)
Type:
certificates
Place printed:
Chicago, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 27, 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Film  Search this
Finance  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.20.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5da4e7d9c-31eb-439d-a5c1-193e388e6f92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.20.2
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Stock certificate for the Lincoln Motion Picture Company.

Created by:
Lincoln Motion Picture Company, American, 1916 - 1921  Search this
Printed by:
Goes Lithographing Company, American, founded 1879  Search this
Subject of:
Clarence Brooks, American, 1896 - 1969  Search this
James T. Smith  Search this
Samuel Berry  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/8 × 10 13/16 in. (21.3 × 27.4 cm)
Type:
stock certificates
Place depicted:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1921
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Film  Search this
Finance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.28.27
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cb9abea0-a010-44db-8439-868aa2a01e8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.28.27
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Dividend check from Freedman's Savings and Trust Company

Issued by:
Freedmen's Savings and Trust Company, American, 1865 - 1874  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Walker  Search this
John Andrew Jackson Creswell, American, 1828 - 1891  Search this
Robert Purvis, American, 1810 - 1898  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 9/16 × 8 1/16 in. (9 × 20.5 cm)
Type:
checks
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1880
Topic:
African American  Search this
Finance  Search this
Government  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 the Mark E. Mitchell Collection of African American History
Object number:
2021.9
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-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a2c19ea4-be37-4bf1-994f-4ab3ba718cc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.9
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Letter from Robert B. Elliott to L. Dunneman

Written by:
Robert Brown Elliott, American, 1842 - 1884  Search this
Subject of:
United States Department of the Treasury, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on wove paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
lithographs
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 4, 1880
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Finance  Search this
Government  Search this
Law  Search this
Men  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.152.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bbcee945-fc03-491b-ae82-e0d768afacd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.152.2
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A Memorial to Congress For the request of Lands to aid the construction of the Gulf and Ship Island Railroad.

Written by:
James D. Lynch  Search this
Subject of:
Gulf and Ship Island Railroad Company, American, 1882 - 1925  Search this
United States Congress, American, founded 1789  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 × 8 11/16 in. (33.6 × 22 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
Jackson, Mississippi, United States, North and Central America
Date:
Written December 6th, 1871
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Government  Search this
Politics  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Urban planning  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Stanley Turkel's Collection of Reconstruction Era Materials
Object number:
2012.160.57
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
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55c51b84c-c3a1-4f72-bfaf-3ee4ffc5833b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.160.57
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Bill of sale for Leah and her daughters Sarah and Mariah to Robert Watson

Written by:
Joseph Pearson, American  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Watson  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 1/8 x 7 11/16 in. (18.1 x 19.5 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 8, 1827
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Families  Search this
Finance  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a7f42e92-357c-43d0-ab71-0169732a5308
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.25
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Marriage certificate with tintypes of Augustus L. Johnson and Malinda Murphy

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Louis Prang, Prussian, 1824 - 1909  Search this
Signed by:
Abraham Cole  Search this
Subject of:
Augustus L. Johnson, American, born ca. 1846  Search this
Malinda Murphy, American, born ca. 1846  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/4 × 9 1/4 in. (28.6 × 23.5 cm)
Type:
tintypes
portraits
marriage certificates
Place used:
Monroe County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 9, 1874
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Louis Moran and Douglas Van Dine
Object number:
2016.58
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd595b5339b-6735-4ede-baed-04cc4e875b80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.58
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Stock share certificate for the Royal African Company

Issued by:
Champion Ashby, British, born 1648  Search this
Subject of:
Royal African Company, British, 1672 - 1821  Search this
Signed by:
Champion Ashby, British, born 1648  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, wax
Dimensions:
H x W (folded): 12 7/8 × 8 1/8 in. (32.7 × 20.6 cm)
H x W (sheet): 12 7/8 × 16 1/4 in. (32.7 × 41.3 cm)
Type:
stock certificates
Place made:
London, England, Europe
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
1691
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Finance  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Seymour Schulich--Canada
Object number:
2017.101
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-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd58966651c-0c7b-413c-a794-1a851e5578d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.101
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Marriage license for Gaston Hall and Dido Howard from Talbot County, Georgia

Printed by:
West Georgia Gazette  Search this
Subject of:
Gaston Hall  Search this
Dido Howard  Search this
Stephen Grimes, American  Search this
Marion Bethune  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (2017.108.10.1 doc): 10 9/16 × 8 5/16 in. (26.8 × 21.1 cm)
H x W x D (2017.108.10.1 overall): 20 × 16 × 7/16 in. (50.8 × 40.6 × 1.1 cm)
Type:
marriage licenses
Place used:
Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Place collected:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1866
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Government  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.10.1
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-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd521603285-5b8e-401e-88b0-701e3994bba3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.10.1
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Confederate States of America $100 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 × 13 7/8 in. (35.6 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place made:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.1
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53b40e879-a08f-45e6-91f6-7a9efe3b2148
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.1

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 9/16 × 14 in. (34.4 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5357ac61c-7e8c-496e-9405-de38f529a6b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.2

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Designed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 9/16 × 13 15/16 in. (34.4 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.3
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c914771c-61c4-449e-ade5-08a0478fa296
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.3

Confederate States of America $100 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 1/4 × 13 7/8 in. (36.2 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.4
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c96d708c-fa43-4ca1-84e7-bf974289e2bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.4

Confederate States of America $500 Bond and Coupons

Printed by:
Archer & Daly, American, 1861 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 × 13 1/16 in. (33.7 × 33.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.5
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5310058cb-314f-4de3-b600-3dd010713954
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.5

Confederate States of America $1000 Bond and Coupons

Designed by:
Geo. Dunn & Co, American  Search this
Subject of:
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 5/16 × 13 7/8 in. (33.8 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
money
bonds (legal records)
Place printed:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1863
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Government  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.108.11.6
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59a8ede6e-c716-441d-aef3-dd0bca40c388
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.108.11.6

Bill of sale for 7-year-old Peter from Martha Avery to Luther Smith

Written by:
Martha Avery, American, 1751 - unknown  Search this
Subject of:
Luther Smith, American, 1755 - 1839  Search this
Isaac Smith, American, 1744 - 1817  Search this
Mary Smith, American, 1753 - 1832  Search this
Solomon Avery, American, 1729 - 1798  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, with wax
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 3/4 × 8 1/16 in. (17.1 × 20.5 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Gilmanton, Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 20, 1782; reworked 1869
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
U.S. History, Revolution, 1775-1783  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Frederick L. and Lauren M. Burton
Object number:
2017.38
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd539340cb5-2462-410e-90e2-c59ec835a88b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.38
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Bill of Sale for Chloe from Z. B. Oakes to Elias N. Ball

Created by:
Walker, Evans & Co., American, 1855 - 1982  Search this
Subject of:
Elias Nonus Ball, American, 1834 - 1872  Search this
Ziba Burrill Oakes, American, 1806 - 1871  Search this
William Whaley, American, born 1818  Search this
Annie R. Ball, American, 1847 - 1895  Search this
Signed by:
Augustin L. Taveau, American, 1828 - 1886  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 × 8 1/2 in. (35.6 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place used:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 25, 1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Anonymous Gift
Object number:
2017.41
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5964d4b78-d3fa-4dfd-ba7a-59fe02ce6da5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.41
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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
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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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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

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