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Pendant for the Order of the Eastern Star

Owned by:
Annie Maude Gates, American, 1911 - 2010  Search this
Barbara Gates, American  Search this
Subject of:
Order of the Eastern Star, American, founded 1850  Search this
Medium:
metal, ceramic and resin
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 × 2 × 1/2 in. (5.1 × 5.1 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Date:
ca.1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift in Memory of Annie M. and Otis A. Gates, Jr.
Object number:
2015.70
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Adornment
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ce4f97df-de4f-48a7-9369-f0ea5d849a55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.70
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Pledge bucket hat from Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Cheryl Bailey Solomon, American, born 1959  Search this
Subject of:
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
Coppin State University, American, founded 1900  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber and adhesive on canvas with thread and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 9 1/2 × 11 in. (17.8 × 24.1 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cheryl Bailey Solomon
Object number:
2015.91.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd546d68fc6-3b0f-4195-bcc5-163e33e4f06e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.91.1

Holy Bible

Title:
Bible owned by Hattie McDaniel
Published by:
The World Syndicate Publishing Company, American, 1908 - 1974  Search this
Owned by:
Hattie McDaniel, American, 1895 - 1952  Search this
Medium:
ink on India paper, leather, metal, cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 13/16 × 4 5/16 × 1 9/16 in. (17.3 × 11 × 4 cm)
Type:
Bibles
Place printed:
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1928 - 1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Religion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of Mae Elizabeth Alexander
Object number:
2016.8.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd533f53076-177b-4031-9339-c9c4dbde7ce7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.8.2

Slate notebook used by Bishop Benjamin Tanner

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Benjamin Tucker Tanner, American, 1835 - 1923  Search this
Subject of:
African Methodist Episcopal Church, American, founded 1816  Search this
Medium:
wood, slate, and paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Closed): 6 9/16 x 4 3/8 x 7/8 in. (16.7 x 11.1 x 2.2 cm)
H x W (Open): 6 9/16 x 8 5/8 x 3/4 in. (16.7 x 21.9 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
notebooks
Date:
1898
Topic:
African American  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of the Bishop Frederick and Mrs. Artishia Jordan Scholarship Fund
Object number:
2013.56.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Personal Effects and Items
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3719764-e370-46c5-afe0-19af500afc08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.56.2
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Ten pound anchor with chain and rope used by oysterman Ira Wright

Manufactured by:
Zurn  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and nylon
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (31.8 x 21.6 x 8.9 cm)
41 3/8 × 8 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (105.1 × 21.6 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
anchors (watercraft equipment)
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fa6980ed-2c72-4967-83b3-3dd909a609d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.1
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Metal lunchbox used by oysterman Ira Wright

Created by:
Thermos LLC, American, founded 1904  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
7 1/2 x 10 x 5 5/8 in. (19.1 x 25.4 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
lunchboxes
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a60b0d39-e59e-450f-9d4a-46158abc08f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.2
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Oil lantern used by oysterman Ira Wright

Created by:
R. E. Deitz Company, American, founded 1840  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Samuel Wright, American, 1902 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
metal and glass
Dimensions:
13 x 7 3/4 x 7 3/4 in. (33 x 19.7 x 19.7 cm)
Type:
lanterns (lighting devices)
Place used:
Wetipquin, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Franklin I. Wright
Object number:
2013.61.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd522bce1c0-5abb-4382-99b6-f11878f3631c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.61.3

Coronet Automatic 12 electric typewriter owned by Robert Churchwell

Manufactured by:
Smith Corona, American, 1886  Search this
Owned by:
Robert Churchwell, American, 1917 - 2009  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic, rubber
Dimensions:
5 7/8 x 6 1/2 x 12 5/8 in. (14.9 x 16.5 x 32.1 cm)
Type:
typewriters
Place used:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mrs. Mary Churchwell and Dr. Kevin Churchwell and Mrs. Gloria Churchwell
Object number:
2013.62.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53223cbbc-b90b-42b5-8c93-29fea117a85c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.62.1

Votive candle stand with base from Saint Augustine Catholic Church

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
The Saint Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans, American, founded 1842  Search this
Medium:
metal, wood
Dimensions:
candle stand top: 32 x 56 3/4 x 15 1/2 in. (81.3 x 144.1 x 39.4 cm)
base: 35 1/2 x 57 x 16 in. (90.2 x 144.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
candlestands (furniture)
Place collected:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, united States, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Saint Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans
Object number:
2013.67.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5747398ad-38ba-4805-a679-580b590b4e83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.67.4ab
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Fixed kneeling altar from Saint Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
The Saint Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans, American, founded 1842  Search this
Medium:
wood, cloth, metal
Dimensions:
32 5/8 x 21 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (82.9 x 54.6 x 52.1 cm)
Type:
altars
Place collected:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Saint Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans
Object number:
2013.67.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd577deabbd-a19f-4307-9e12-679f39138aa5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.67.5.1
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Pastor's chair from the First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles, American, founded 1872  Search this
Subject of:
Paul R. Williams, American, 1894 - 1980  Search this
Medium:
wood and cloth
Dimensions:
59 x 27 x 24 in. (149.9 x 68.6 x 61 cm)
Type:
chairs
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of First A.M.E. Church of Los Angeles
Object number:
2013.70.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55e32c056-3d99-4200-b645-0888279b35bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.70.1
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Acolyte robe from the First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles, American, founded 1872  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W (Robe): 30 1/2 × 45 1/2 in. (77.5 × 115.6 cm)
H x W (Skirt): 40 × 29 1/2 in. (101.6 × 74.9 cm)
H x W (Collar): 7 × 12 1/2 in. (17.8 × 31.8 cm)
Type:
ceremonial robes
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of First A.M.E. Church of Los Angeles
Object number:
2013.70.4abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd511fd3388-4a33-4e67-8544-8385c93b0551
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.70.4abc
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Proceedings of the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Massachusetts Located at Boston 1904 December (Third Tuesday)

Published by:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
8 15/16 × 5 7/8 × 5/16 in. (22.7 × 14.9 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place collected:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1904
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51735d32b-0b2a-45f6-8080-cf4f036f3128
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.11
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Chair from the Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
59 1/4 x 18 7/8 x 16 in. (150.5 x 47.9 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
chairs
Place collected:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Design  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.13
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f3eb52a3-d985-445f-98ec-ee800085432e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.13
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Masonic apron from the Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
pigment on cloth
Dimensions:
On Form: 16 7/8 × 15 3/4 × 8 1/2 in. (42.9 × 40 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (2013.71.1a): 16 3/4 × 17 1/4 in. (42.5 × 43.8 cm)
H x W (2013.71.1b): 52 1/4 × 1 3/4 in. (132.7 × 4.4 cm)
H x W (2013.71.1c): 52 1/2 × 1 3/4 in. (133.4 × 4.4 cm)
Type:
ceremonial costume
Place collected:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 18th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd583227836-6185-4663-9f84-42d97e21f0da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.1abc

Printing plate for the Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts

Designed by:
Edward S. S. Glover, American  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
metal on wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 3/8 × 6 1/4 × 7/8 in., 2 lb. (23.8 × 15.9 × 2.2 cm, 0.9 kg)
Type:
printing blocks
Place collected:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Crafting-Artistic-Image-making
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56022ff2f-07eb-4a93-bb6e-598766d41bed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.2
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Badge for Prince Hall Grand Lodge F. & A. M. Massachusetts Victory Celebration

Manufactured by:
Boston Badge Co., American  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
metal, paper, plastic, cloth
Dimensions:
4 1/8 × 2 3/8 × 1/4 in. (10.5 × 6 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
badges
Place collected:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b182b1aa-a425-40f2-af87-7c7360158dce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.4
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Badge for a representative of the Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, American, founded 1847  Search this
Medium:
metal and cloth
Dimensions:
4 3/4 × 2 5/16 × 1/4 in. (12.1 × 5.9 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
badges
Place collected:
Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th cent.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Freemasonry  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Object number:
2013.71.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51918264a-fc5f-45a3-b0e9-285a1c620dfd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.71.5
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Nurse's uniform dress worn by Pauline Brown Payne

Manufactured by:
Angelica, American, 1926 - 2007  Search this
Worn by:
Pauline Brown Payne, American  Search this
Medium:
cloth, thread, plastic (organic)
Dimensions:
H x W (Flat): 45 1/2 × 30 11/16 in. (115.6 × 78 cm)
Waist: 13 in. (33 cm)
H x W (Collar): 3 1/8 × 24 in. (8 × 61 cm)
Type:
dresses
uniforms
Date:
1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Education  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Pauline Brown Payne
Object number:
2013.90.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a1f1c53d-dacb-4bc9-a795-8c3e3311e3b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.90.2.1
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Nurse's uniform apron worn by Pauline Brown Payne

Manufactured by:
Angelica, American, 1926 - 2007  Search this
Worn by:
Pauline Brown Payne, American  Search this
Medium:
cloth, thread, plastic (organic)
Dimensions:
H x W (2013.90.2.2a Bib, Flat): 36 1/4 × 24 3/16 in. (92 × 61.5 cm)
H x W (2013.90.2.2b Skirt Flat, Folded): 28 3/8 × 27 3/16 in. (72 × 69 cm)
H x W (2013.90.2.2b Skirt, Flat Unfolded): 30 11/16 × 63 in. (78 × 160 cm)
Type:
aprons (protective wear)
uniforms
Date:
1944
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 Pauline Brown Payne
Object number:
2013.90.2.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd593eb8038-a50a-41f0-90a4-67761c46f5ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.90.2.2ab
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