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Letter to Mr. Carroll Wilson from Countee Cullen

Written by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Signed by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Received by:
Carroll Atwood Wilson, American, 1887 - 1947  Search this
Subject of:
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April, 25 1928
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Education  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.31.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5991d275c-c6c4-4ea9-a6a0-c68a75fe590c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.31.3
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Holiday card from William Grant Still

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
William Grant Still, American, 1895 - 1978  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 5 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (14 × 8.9 cm)
H x W (Image): 5 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (12.9 × 7.8 cm)
Type:
greeting cards
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Music  Search this
Opera (Music)  Search this
Orchestral (Music)  Search this
Religious rituals and ceremonies  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.38.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50337c75a-1c4b-4657-99f0-14993f91a6b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.38.3
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The Literary Corner: Introduction to African American Poetry with Eugene Redmond—Part I (side A) / Introduction to African American Poetry with Eugene Redmond—Part II (side B)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Eugene B. Redmond, American, born 1937  Search this
Subject of:
Phillis Wheatley, American, 1753 - 1784  Search this
Paul Laurence Dunbar, American, 1872 - 1906  Search this
James Weldon Johnson, American, 1871 - 1938  Search this
Gwendolyn Brooks, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:19
Duration (side b): 00:14:50
Type:
audiotapes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.6a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3a5e0e5-d806-4870-aea2-cf73f544fa2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.6a

The Literary Corner: Introduction to Afro-American Essays with Sarah Fabio and Thomas Schick (side a) / Introduction to African English Drama with Brooks Robinson (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Thomas Schick PhD, American, 1947 - 1987  Search this
Interviewed by:
Sarah Fabio, PhD, American, 1928 - 1979  Search this
Subject of:
John Pepper Clark, Nigerian, born 1935  Search this
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian, born 1934  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side A): 00:15:08
Duration (side B): 00:14:49
Type:
audiotapes
Place depicted:
West Africa, Africa
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  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, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.9a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b49e8d84-240b-4174-9b79-f6ae9e1c5ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.9a

The Weary Blues

Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Carl Van Vechten, American, 1880 - 1964  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Illustrated by:
Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957  Search this
Owned by:
William H. Johnson, American, 1901 - 1970  Search this
Signed by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/2 in. (19.1 × 14 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (book closed): 7 5/8 × 5 3/8 × 9/16 in. (19.4 × 13.7 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1926; published 1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerta Harriton in memory of Helen and David Harriton
Object number:
2012.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
©1929 Langston Hughes. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Second Floor, 2 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52be0935e-6b8e-4ed1-9ef5-c18f315e1305
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.10ab

W.E.B. Du Bois

Created by:
C. M. Battey, American, 1873 - 1927  Search this
Subject of:
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 13 5/8 × 10 5/16 in. (34.6 × 26.2 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Tuskegee, Macon County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.37.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Niagara Movement 1905-1909
Racial Uplift
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bbce86f5-88ef-4b51-9449-377a832f0ba9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.37.3

Color

Written by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Medium:
ink on book paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 3/4 in. (19.4 x 13.7 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1925
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Identity  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.277
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
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/fd53dd9dd2f-820b-4f92-bd1a-efd063dd8d1f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.277

J'ai Deux Amours

Published by:
Francis Salabert, French, 1884 - 1946  Search this
Written by:
Géo Koger, French, 1894 - 1975  Search this
Vincent Scotto, French, 1874 - 1952  Search this
Created by:
Henri Varna, French, 1877 - 1969  Search this
Subject of:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 3/4 x 7 in. (27.3 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
portraits
sheet music
Place depicted:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.36.13.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
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/fd5c2d3b7b9-2000-4bf5-a375-995571ea447c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.36.13.5
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Letter to Margaret Martin Wallace ("Meg") from Josephine Baker

Written by:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Received by:
Margaret Martin Wallace, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/2 x 8 1/8 in. (26.7 x 20.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Le Vésinet, Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
November 1, 1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Families  Search this
U.S. History, 1933-1945  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.36.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
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/fd522e649c9-3272-4745-a098-19834ef5d572
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.36.14
Online Media:

Quicksand

Written by:
Nella Larsen, American, 1891 - 1964  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Medium:
cardboard , ink on book paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 3/4 × 5 11/16 × 1 9/16 in. (19.7 × 14.4 × 4 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1928
Topic:
African American  Search this
Identity  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.42.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5324bfa78-4128-4af5-aed0-d522a6b51f3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.42.2

Photographic print of Ethel Waters as Carmen

Created by:
Carl Van Vechten, American, 1880 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (23.8 x 15.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
April 30, 1934
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.42.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5be5823bc-d81f-44a2-92ae-2f0154431806
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.42.3

The Negro in Art: A Pictorial Record of the Negro Artist and of the Negro Theme in Art

Written by:
Alain LeRoy Locke, American, 1885 - 1954  Search this
Published by:
Associates in Negro Folk Education, American, 1935 - 1942  Search this
Medium:
cloth on cardboard , paper (fiber product) and ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 12 3/16 × 9 5/16 × 1 in. (31 × 23.7 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 12 3/16 × 19 × 1 in. (31 × 48.3 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
books
Date:
1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.158.7
Restrictions & Rights:
©1940 Associates in Negro Folk Education. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ab5d5789-1900-4d81-b6f1-d7c31bb548ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.158.7
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The Ballad of a Brown Girl: An Old Ballad Retold

Written by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Illustrated by:
Charles Cullen, American, born 1889  Search this
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 × 6 1/2 × 1/4 in. (25.4 × 16.5 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (closed): 9 7/8 × 6 9/16 × 7/16 in. (25.1 × 16.7 × 1.1 cm)
Type:
books
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1927
Topic:
African American  Search this
Identity  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.31.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c0b93eb3-da65-4038-8317-2cde3b931da4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.31.1abc

Flight

Written by:
Walter F. White, American, 1893 - 1955  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (19.7 x 14 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
books
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1926
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colorism  Search this
Great Migration  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.31.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f3b4396-204e-465f-8e03-085d5d6cb1db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.31.2

Theatre program for Othello

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
José Ferrer, Puerto Rican, 1912 - 1992  Search this
Uta Hagen, German, 1919 - 2004  Search this
Margaret Webster, American, 1905 - 1972  Search this
James Monks, American, 1913 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 7/8 x 9 in. (30.2 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.105
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57cd3b5ab-8cb8-450a-ac1a-fe8edceb15f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.105

Gladys Bentley: America's Greatest Sepia Player -- The Brown Bomber of Sophisticated Songs

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Harry Walker Agency, American, founded 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Gladys Bentley, American, 1907 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (13.3 x 8.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
photographic postcards
Date:
1946 - 1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.57.25.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b0abe01f-8fb7-49a6-b499-8099d4b7408b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.57.25.1
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Group portrait of the Christmas cast party for Lew Leslie's "Blackbirds of 1928"

Created by:
Reportages Photographiques Ruysdal  Search this
Subject of:
Clarence Robinson  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Tim Moore, American, 1887 - 1958  Search this
Lew Leslie, 1888 - 1963  Search this
Man Ray, American, 1890 - 1976  Search this
Ira Gershwin, American, 1896 - 1983  Search this
Adelaide Hall, American, 1901 - 1993  Search this
James Joyce, Irish, 1882 - 1941  Search this
Kurt Weill, German, 1900 - 1950  Search this
Aida Ward, American, 1900 - 1984  Search this
Elisabeth Welch, American, 1904 - 2003  Search this
Nina Mae McKinney, American, 1912 - 1967  Search this
Ruth Gordon, American, 1896 - 1985  Search this
Jed Harris, Austrian American, 1900 - 1979  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/8 x 11 11/16 in. (23.8 x 29.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Paris, France, Europe
Date:
1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Literature  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.57.27.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f7da1cfe-accc-483d-a685-c212d3cbc694
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.57.27.1
Online Media:

Photograph for The Emperor Jones

Created by:
Screencraft Pictures, American, founded 1932  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 5/16 × 9 5/8 in. (18.6 × 24.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/16 × 10 1/8 in. (20.5 × 25.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Race films  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.165.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58dda4fac-94fd-49e0-8cb3-7f41f5b43642
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.165.1
Online Media:

Film still for The Emperor Jones

Distributed by:
United Artists Corporation, founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 1/16 × 9 5/16 in. (17.9 × 23.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 7 3/4 × 9 7/16 in. (19.7 × 24 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
film stills
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
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Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.165.4
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Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
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Love Will Find a Way

Title:
Sheet music for the musical Shuffle Along
Composed by:
Eubie Blake, American, 1887 - 1983  Search this
Written by:
Noble Sissle, American, 1889 - 1975  Search this
Published by:
M. Witmark & Sons, American, 1886 - 1929  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 1/4 × 9 1/4 in. (31.1 × 23.5 cm)
Type:
songbooks
Place printed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1921
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.288
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
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