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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
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Black and Tan Fantasy

Directed by:
Dudley Murphy, American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Written by:
Dudley Murphy, American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Fredi Washington, American, 1903 - 1994  Search this
Cotton Club, American, 1923 - 1940  Search this
Alex Lovejoy, American, 1893 - 1946  Search this
Duke Ellington Orchestra, American  Search this
Medium:
acetate film, cardboard, metal and nylon
Dimensions:
Duration: 20 Minutes
Length (Film): 700 Feet
Type:
sound films
black-and-white films (visual works)
release prints (motion pictures)
short subjects
16mm (photographic film size)
Place filmed:
Astoria, New York City, Queens County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.2.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b89ef076-c509-46ed-b8a8-1cb5abc32ebf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.2.1a-d

Commencement gown owned by Zora Neale Hurston

Manufactured by:
Cox Sons & Vining, Inc., American, founded 1837  Search this
Owned by:
Zora Neale Hurston, American, 1891 - 1960  Search this
Worn by:
Lucy Kramer Cohen, American, 1907 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Barnard College, American, founded 1889  Search this
Medium:
fiber with metal
Dimensions:
H x W (Gown): 45 1/4 × 18 3/16 in. (115 × 46.2 cm)
Chest (Gown Internal): 47 1/16 in. (119.5 cm)
Type:
robes
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1928
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Education  Search this
Literature  Search this
Science  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Zora Yaa Adams-Williams and The Family of Lucy Kramer Cohen (Barnard College, 1928)
Object number:
2018.81.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd519771edb-720a-4c03-bda9-4889f7341150
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.81.1

Commencement cap owned by Zora Neale Hurston

Manufactured by:
Cox Sons & Vining, Inc., American, founded 1837  Search this
Owned by:
Zora Neale Hurston, American, 1891 - 1960  Search this
Worn by:
Lucy Kramer Cohen, American, 1907 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Barnard College, American, founded 1889  Search this
Medium:
fiber, ink on silk (fiber) and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Cap): 2 15/16 × 9 1/2 × 9 1/2 in. (7.5 × 24.1 × 24.1 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1928
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Education  Search this
Literature  Search this
Science  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Zora Yaa Adams-Williams and The Family of Lucy Kramer Cohen (Barnard College, 1928)
Object number:
2018.81.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ff4883db-8199-4c9f-984d-783746d90b37
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.81.2

The Black Christ and Other Poems

Title:
Book owned by the Dennis family
Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Written by:
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Dennis Farm Charitable Land Trust, American, founded 2001  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard, book cloth (textile material), and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 8 × 5 3/8 × 3/4 in. (20.3 × 13.7 × 1.9 cm)
H x W (open): 8 × 11 1/4 × 3/4 in. (20.3 × 28.6 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Families  Search this
Poetry  Search this
U.S. History, 1919-1933  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of M. Denise Dennis, in honor of the Dennis Family
Object number:
2014.273.18
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1929, 1957 Harpers & Brothers. 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)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ba6e7d81-6d82-4931-b2fb-ca5a71312056
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.273.18
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The Weary Blues

Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Carl Van Vechten, American, 1880 - 1964  Search this
Illustrated by:
Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957  Search this
Owned by:
Barry Greenstein, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with book cloth (textile material) on cardboard , plastic (cover)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 7 1/2 × 5 3/8 × 7/8 in. (19.1 × 13.7 × 2.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 7 1/2 × 10 13/16 × 11/16 in. (19.1 × 27.5 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
books
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1926; published 1945
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 Barry Greenstein
Object number:
2014.304.90
Restrictions & Rights:
© Alfred A. Knopf, Inc division of Random House. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Library Collections
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/fd5a2a14440-891d-4339-935c-f9b2f20f84d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.304.90
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Their Eyes Were Watching God

Written by:
Zora Neale Hurston, American, 1891 - 1960  Search this
Published by:
J. B. Lippincott & Co., American, 1836 - 1978  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with cloth, cardboard, metallic paper and acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/4 × 5 5/8 × 1 1/2 in. (21 × 14.3 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place printed:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Eau Gallie, Brevard County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Eatonville, Orange County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Florida, United States, The Everglades, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.315ab
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
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/fd52bc7f66a-781a-4234-997b-ff836efdf860
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.315ab

Plays of Negro Life: A Source-Book of Native American Drama

Published by:
Harper & Brothers, American, 1817 - 1962  Search this
Illustrated by:
Aaron Douglas, American, 1899 - 1979  Search this
Edited by:
Alain LeRoy Locke, American, 1885 - 1954  Search this
Thomas Montgomery Gregory, American, 1887 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 7/8 × 6 1/8 × 1 1/2 in. (22.5 × 15.5 × 3.8 cm)
H x W x D (closed): 8 13/16 × 6 1/4 × 1 5/8 in. (22.4 × 15.9 × 4.1 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1927
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Aaron Douglas Foundation/Licensed by Visual Artists & Galleries Association, Inc (VAGA), New York, NY. Permission required for use.
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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/fd52fafe156-a30e-4a15-a0a9-887bf0be06c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.5
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Plays and Pageants from the Life of the Negro

Edited by:
Willis Richardson, American, 1889 - 1977  Search this
Illustrated by:
James Lesesne Wells, American, 1902 - 1993  Search this
Published by:
The Associated Publishers, Inc., American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/16 × 6 7/16 × 1 1/2 in. (23 × 16.4 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1930, Associated Publishers Inc. 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:
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/fd5ced106c0-a112-4d52-9810-821b92b73605
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.6
Online Media:

Negro History in Thirteen Plays

Written by:
Willis Richardson, American, 1889 - 1977  Search this
May Miller, American, 1899 - 1995  Search this
Published by:
The Associated Publishers, Inc., American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
8 9/16 × 5 7/8 × 1 1/4 in. (21.7 × 14.9 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1935 Associated Publishers, Inc. 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)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d71f4b08-3ef4-4a20-b314-8f31ca5cfbe4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.7
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Haitian Street Scene

Created by:
Aaron Douglas, American, 1899 - 1979  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Framed): 25 3/4 × 27 5/8 × 2 3/16 in. (65.4 × 70.2 × 5.6 cm)
H x W (Unframed): 18 × 20 × 1 in. (45.7 × 50.8 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
paintings
Place made:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Melvin Holmes Collection of African American Art
Object number:
2015.267
Restrictions & Rights:
© Aaron Douglas Foundation//Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS). Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a14099b6-cc63-4b2e-b02b-abc48a917eb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.267
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Minnie the Moocher

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Minnie the Moocher
Produced by:
Fleischer Studios, Inc., American  Search this
Subject of:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Owned by:
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
Reel (b): metal;
Cardboard Box (c): cardboard.
Dimensions:
Duration: 12 Minutes
Length (Film): 380 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
16mm (photographic film size)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1932
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Film  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cabella Calloway Langsam
Object number:
2015.273.2.9.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© Fleischer Studios. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Cabell “Cab” Calloway III Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Archival Collections
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd520a7e288-fe1d-4619-bc4d-c2cd00eb7c91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.273.2.9.1abc

The Crisis, Vol. 13, No. 5

Edited by:
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Subject of:
The Crisis, American, founded 1910  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Dunbar High School, American, founded 1870  Search this
Photograph by:
Scurlock Studio, American, founded 1904  Search this
Written by:
Angelina Weld Grimké, American, 1880 - 1958  Search this
Effie Lee Newsome, American, 1885 - 1979  Search this
Illustrated by:
Georgia Douglas Johnson, American, 1880 - 1966  Search this
Louise R. Latimer, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/4 × 6 7/8 in. (24.8 × 17.5 cm)
H x W (Open): 9 3/4 × 13 5/8 in. (24.8 × 34.6 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
England, Europe
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American South  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Literature  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.15.1
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)
Anti-Lynching Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e44211b4-40b3-4a02-8c92-0c558adde8e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.15.1

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
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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Advertisment for Bakerfix featuring and signed by Josephine Baker

Printed by:
Draeger, Imp, French, 1886 - 1980  Search this
Illustrated by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Signed by:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 11 × 8 5/8 in. (27.9 × 21.9 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 18 1/8 × 16 3/16 in. (46 × 41.1 cm)
Type:
lithographs
advertisements
Place made:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
ca. 1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Hair  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery, Gift from Jean-Claude Baker
Object number:
2016.135.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
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/fd5ba414038-3b48-412a-aa1a-4bc97f0237b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.135.1
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Photographic print of Josephine Baker performing at the Folies Bergère

Photograph by:
Walery, founded 1888  Search this
Subject of:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 3/4 × 7 7/8 in. (27.3 × 20 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 13/16 × 8 5/16 in. (30 × 21.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
1926-1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery, Gift from Jean-Claude Baker
Object number:
2016.135.2
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/fd556a9fd90-0f88-4704-b773-081e61c8e288
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.135.2
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Poster advertising a Josephine Baker performance at the Folies Bergère

Printed by:
Jombart Fres Imp. Asnieres, French  Search this
Illustrated by:
Gontran Ranson, French, 1891 - 1977  Search this
Subject of:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (folded): 24 3/16 × 16 in. (61.4 × 40.6 cm)
H x W (unfolded): 27 5/8 × 16 in. (70.2 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
posters
Place depicted:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
1927
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery, Gift from Jean-Claude Baker
Object number:
2016.135.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
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/fd5f8ea6365-8aec-4b8f-b8d2-29bc6e37975f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.135.3
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Voulez-vous de la Canne à Sucre?

Title:
Song sheet for Voulez-vous de la Canne à Sucre? performed by Josephine Baker
Published by:
Francis Salabert, French, 1884 - 1946  Search this
Composed by:
Léo Lelievre, French, 1872 - 1956  Search this
Written by:
Henri Varna, French, 1877 - 1969  Search this
Illustrated by:
Louis Gaudin, French, 1882 - 1936  Search this
Subject of:
Josephine Baker, American, 1906 - 1975  Search this
Joe Alex, Martiniquan, 1891 - 1948  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 11/16 × 6 3/4 in. (27.1 × 17.1 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 1/2 × 12 1/2 in. (41.9 × 31.8 cm)
Type:
sheet music
Place depicted:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Brussels, Belgium, Europe
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery, Gift from Jean-Claude Baker
Object number:
2016.135.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a89d3740-1aa5-4f77-9463-4be2ff1533dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.135.8
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Photograph of the interior of a New York restaurant

Photograph by:
James Van Der Zee, American, 1886 - 1983  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in. (19.4 × 24.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (Matboard): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Photography  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Julia J. Norrell
Object number:
2016.181.3
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/fd5c511425e-177f-42d4-867e-db9cdaf54289
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.181.3

Les Animaux vus par les Meilleurs Animaliers: Volume 1 Animaux Décoratif

Title:
Book from the library of artist Loïs Mailou Jones
Written by:
Armand Dayot, French, 1851 - 1934  Search this
Published by:
Editions d'Art Charles Moreau, French  Search this
Owned by:
Loïs Mailou Jones, American, 1905 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13 3/16 × 10 1/4 × 9/16 in. (33.5 × 26 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.26.5.12.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
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/fd504cdfedf-ab58-433e-9160-90ae4d7f2c04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.26.5.12.1

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