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Document appointing nine men to a slave patrol

Written by:
Col. Henry Adams, American, 1823 - 1899  Search this
Received by:
Col. William Clark Grasty, American, 1817 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Edmund Fitzgerald, American  Search this
James M. Fitzgerald, American  Search this
John Rice Miller, American  Search this
Charles E. Miller, American  Search this
Luther J. Tynes, American  Search this
N. C. Miller, American  Search this
Coleman Scruggs, American  Search this
Morton Scruggs, American  Search this
Medium:
iron gall ink on wove rag paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 1/4 × 7 5/8 in. (31.1 × 19.4 cm)
Type:
manuscripts
Place depicted:
Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 15, 1846
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Law  Search this
Military  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2019.26.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51f4e7d25-d521-4333-a820-dcd7212d3d07
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.26.3
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From Harlem to the Rhine

Published by:
Covici-Friede, American, 1928 - 1937  Search this
Manufactured by:
J. J. Little and Company, American, founded 1867  Search this
Written by:
Arthur West Little  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
linen, ink, paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 9 1/2 × 6 1/2 in. (24.1 × 16.5 cm)
H x W (Open): 9 1/2 × 14 in. (24.1 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1936
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Tom Liljenquist
Object number:
2017.99.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c01241c2-5263-44b7-8572-6153287a5a32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.99.1

The Yellow Jacket

Title:
1955 Yearbook for Allen University
Published by:
Taylor Publishing Company, American, founded 1938  Search this
Subject of:
Allen University, American, founded 1870  Search this
Medium:
linen, board, paper, and ink
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 10 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (27.3 × 21 cm)
H x W (Open): 10 3/4 × 16 5/8 in. (27.3 × 42.2 cm)
Type:
school yearbooks
Place depicted:
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Tom Liljenquist
Object number:
2017.99.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a4ace035-bf3f-43d3-b22e-6a274176af47
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.99.2
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Plate with Uncle Tom's Cabin illustration

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Harriet Beecher Stowe, American, 1811 - 1896  Search this
Medium:
ceramic
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 x 7 5/8 in. (2.5 x 19.4 cm)
Type:
plates (dishes)
Date:
after 1852
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Design  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2011.51.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Movement:
Abolitionist movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d4977c25-5e3e-4887-b0dc-a7eb8ef5c558
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.51.2
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Bill of sale for Sally and her daughters, Sylvia, Charlotte, and Elizabeth

Written by:
A. Nachman, American  Search this
Subject of:
Charles W. Seignious, American, 1810 - 1893  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Printed by:
A. J. Burke, American, born 1817  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (34.3 x 21.3 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 7, 1854
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:
2012.158.12
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
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/fd5e6051222-f9d2-43f8-8cfc-a8c7ab458005
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.12
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Schedule of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah B. Preston.

Written by:
Thomas L. Preston, American  Search this
Subject of:
Sarah Buchanan Cambell Preston, American, 1778 - 1846  Search this
Charles H. C. Preston, American  Search this
Maria T. C. Preston, American  Search this
John M. Preston, American, 1838 - 1928  Search this
John M. Preston, American, 1788 - 1861  Search this
John S. Preston, American, 1809 - 1881  Search this
William C. Preston, American  Search this
Sally B. Floyd, American, born 1812  Search this
Margaret B. F. Hampton, American, born 1818  Search this
Susanna S. McDowell, American, born 1834  Search this
A. Sophonisba Breckenridge, American  Search this
E. H. Carrington, American  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
estate records
Place made:
Abingdon, Washington County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 28, 1847
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Finance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.13
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
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/fd51d3f9ceb-aecf-4c58-9350-31a017a61afe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.13
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Bill of sale for an enslaved woman named Nancy

Written by:
Mary Witsell, American, born 1782  Search this
Subject of:
Eliza Witsell, American, born 1815  Search this
Emanuel Witsell, American, born 1815  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 1/16 x 7 3/4 in. (30.6 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Colleton County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 1844
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  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:
2012.158.16
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/fd56029d693-307c-464b-b313-a4e106ae262c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.16
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Will of Frederick Smith leaving an enslaved girl named Betty to his wife

Written by:
Frederick Smith, American  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 x 8 1/2 in. (33.7 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
wills
Place made:
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 27, 1802
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Finance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.17
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/fd5391497ce-3a5a-46d1-9a18-37c2f5c62d35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.17
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Bill of sale for a 15-year-old girl named Sarah to Robert Watson

Written by:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Watson  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 4 1/4 x 7 3/4 in. (10.8 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Columbus, Muscogee County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 30, 1836
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Fancy Girl trade  Search this
Finance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5a329d234-2307-4a8d-ab2f-70206d748a45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.20
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Bill of sale for a 23-year-old woman named Rachel to Robert Watson

Written by:
A. Calhoun, American  Search this
Subject of:
Robert Watson  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 11/16 x 8 3/16 in. (11.9 x 20.8 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Muscogee County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 2, 1836
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Fancy Girl trade  Search this
Finance  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:
2012.158.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5874a3f14-6b70-401d-ae78-ee80f8c9b5c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.22
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Bill of sale for a woman, Laurett, and her daughter, Anne

Created by:
S. E. Lafar, American  Search this
Subject of:
John Joseph Lafar, American, 1784 - 1849  Search this
Henry C. Baker, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
John C. Hoff, American, 1794 - 1876  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 x 18 15/16 in. (33 x 48.1 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1845
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Families  Search this
Finance  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.3
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/fd5b669e2e1-8e26-41a1-a290-8cc95c4b2e0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.3
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Bill of sale for Hannah and her children, Clarinda and Stephen

Written by:
Maurice Simons  Search this
Subject of:
William Doughty, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
Freneau & Paine, American, 1795 - 1810  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/8 x 8 7/16 in. (33.3 x 21.4 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 3, 1800
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:
2012.158.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5361ec9e6-b779-423f-998d-03c192566bda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.7
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Bill of sale for a 17 year old girl named Mary

Written by:
Gerd Reicke  Search this
Subject of:
Ann Riecke  Search this
Charles W. Seignious, American, 1810 - 1893  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 x 8 3/16 in. (33.7 x 20.8 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 30, 1836
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Fancy Girl trade  Search this
Finance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2012.158.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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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/fd5f073be65-a2dd-4f80-8e81-485ccd64b58c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.158.8
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Colored Pickets on Duty Near Dutch Gap

Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Published by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper, ink on card stock
Dimensions:
H x W x D (card): 3 3/8 × 6 7/8 × 1/16 in. (8.5 × 17.5 × 0.1 cm)
H x W (left image): 3 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (7.8 × 7.7 cm)
H x W (right image): 3 1/16 × 3 1/16 in. (7.8 × 7.7 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereographs
Place captured:
Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd542d07a56-a0a1-4a77-9356-72b68a5c1411
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.11
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The Slave Market, Atlanta, Ga.

Photograph by:
George N. Barnard, American, 1819 - 1902  Search this
Published by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper, ink on card stock
Dimensions:
H x W x D (card): 3 1/4 × 6 15/16 × 1/16 in. (8.3 × 17.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W (left image): 3 1/8 × 2 13/16 in. (7.9 × 7.2 cm)
H x W (right image): 3 1/16 × 2 3/4 in. (7.8 × 7 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereographs
Place captured:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1864
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd573c666b7-6273-41b5-b69a-0596cb198fa3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.12
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Stereograph of a deceased Confederate soldier in a trench

Photograph by:
Thomas C. Roche, 1826 - 1895  Search this
Published by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on paper, cardboard, and adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/8 × 7 in. (8.6 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
stereographs
Place depicted:
Petersburg, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  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, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2015.222.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5de311468-e853-4c28-9742-c8970c13ebe2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.222.14
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Stereograph of two deceased Confederate soldiers in a trench

Photograph by:
Thomas C. Roche, 1826 - 1895  Search this
Published by:
E. & H. T. Anthony, American, 1852 - 1901  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Confederate States of America, 1861 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, cardboard, and adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/2 × 7 in. (8.9 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
stereographs
Place depicted:
Petersburg, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  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, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2015.222.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5301685e8-9100-4226-89c7-a8ab416c5afd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.222.15
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Charleston slave badge from 1857 for Servant No. 1155

Created by:
William M. Rouse, American, 1812 - 1888  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 in. (5.4 × 5.4 cm)
Type:
badges
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1857
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
Slave hire system  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59f8a898e-cb00-4ca9-ba94-20d4c48de15a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.2
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Charleston slave badge from 1811 for Porter No.27

Created by:
John Joseph Lafar, American, 1784 - 1849  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 1 15/16 in. (5.1 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
badges
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1811
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
Slave hire system  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.22
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57564c82e-e02c-411f-842f-f2c543b784f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.22
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Charleston slave badge from 1812 for Fisher No. 103

Created by:
John Joseph Lafar, American, 1784 - 1849  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 9/16 × 2 7/16 in. (6.5 × 6.2 cm)
Type:
badges
Place made:
Charleston, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1812
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Skilled labor  Search this
Slave hire system  Search this
Slavery  Search this
U.S. History, 1783-1815  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.23
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5877534cc-96ab-45ed-a19b-dfe0b13e7798
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.23
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