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Diary written by Jessie Greer

Written by:
Jessie E. Greer, American, 1902 - 1978  Search this
Subject of:
George J. Jones, American, born 1900  Search this
Beulah Elizabeth Calmeise, American, 1907 - 2010  Search this
Florence J. Greer, American, born 1877  Search this
Vivian I. Greer, American, born 1900  Search this
Sadie Portman, American, born 1881  Search this
Robert C. Greer, American, born 1873  Search this
Medium:
iron gall ink and graphite on chemical wove wood pulp paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (TR2018-22.2 diary): 7 13/16 × 5 × 1/4 in. (19.8 × 12.7 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
diaries
Place depicted:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
World War I  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Greer-Calmeise Family of Cincinnati, Ohio
Object number:
2019.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56cebb0ad-171e-4f0c-912e-e9063923a213
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.18.2

Army and Navy Diary Including French-English Words

Title:
WWI diary of Roy Underwood Plummer
Written by:
Roy Underwood Plummer, American, 1896 - 1966  Search this
Published by:
Stanton and Van Vliet Co., American, ca. 1905 - ca. 1927  Search this
Medium:
cloth , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 5 9/16 × 3 11/16 × 11/16 in. (14.1 × 9.4 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
diaries
Place used:
France, Europe
Date:
1917-1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Band (Music)  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Language  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Men  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Segregation  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the family of Robert L. Plummer, Sr.
Object number:
2019.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d410e443-aa2b-4799-96dd-cb68336793ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.14

Letter to Oscar W. Price from Colonel Charles Young

Written by:
Col. Charles Young, American, 1864 - 1922  Search this
Received by:
Oscar W. Price, American, 1893 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
unfolded: 8 3/8 x 10 3/4
folded: 8 3/8 x 5 3/8
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Wilberforce, Greene County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 14, 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Men  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.39.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56871370c-4ce4-47fd-880d-0f8dea46373e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.39.4
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Photographic postcard of Oscar Calmeise

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Oscar Calmeise, American, born 1889  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
372nd Infantry Regiment, American, 1918 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 9/16 × 4 3/4 in. (9 × 12.1 cm)
Type:
photographic postcards
Place depicted:
France, Europe
Date:
ca. 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Greer-Calmeise Family of Cincinnati, Ohio
Object number:
2019.18.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f984b470-e0d4-4d70-80e2-8313f66ce5c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.18.5
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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
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f8ea6365-8aec-4b8f-b8d2-29bc6e37975f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.135.3
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Rifle and case owned by Lt. Colonel Charles Blackwood

Created by:
Winchester Repeating Arms Company, American, 1866 - 2006  Search this
J.M. Bucheimer Company, American, 1884 - 1969  Search this
Used by:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal with leather and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1a Rifle): 44 × 4 1/4 × 1 1/2 in. (111.8 × 10.8 × 3.8 cm)
H x W x D (.1b Case): 47 × 7 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (119.4 × 19.1 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
cases (ammunition components)
rifles (long guns)
Place made:
New Haven, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Frederick, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd535e3b362-f517-4d16-9f27-17342cdfec0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.1ab
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Framed panoramic photograph of 183d Brigade of the 92d Infantry Division

Created by:
Duce & McClymonds, American, Twentieth century  Search this
Subject of:
183d Infantry Brigade, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (in frame): 10 1/8 × 43 7/8 × 3/4 in. (25.7 × 111.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place made:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.3.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd544f79438-6c64-4c23-9968-53ec39182d2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.3.1ab
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Framed panoramic photograph of Camp Grant officers

Created by:
Rockford Illustrating Company, American, 1894 - 1971  Search this
Subject of:
86th Infantry Division, American, founded 1917  Search this
92d Infantry Division, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, metal, cardboard and paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (In frame): 9 1/8 × 46 5/8 × 3/4 in. (23.2 × 118.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place depicted:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 7, 1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.3.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b0bee088-1ec3-45ac-8729-58f880118089
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.3.2ab
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Photographic portrait of Lt. Charles J. Blackwood

Created by:
Duce & McClymonds, American, Twentieth century  Search this
Subject of:
Lt. Colonel Charles J. Blackwood Sr., American, 1896 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and toner on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 1/2 × 4 5/8 in. (16.5 × 11.8 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place made:
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1914-1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beverly J. Blackwood in memory of Charles J. Blackwood, Sr.
Object number:
2018.13.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b9779419-08e9-48be-af94-5f66c754bdce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.13.5.1
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Presentation saber and scabbard used by Colonel Charles Young

Created by:
S.N. Meyer Military & Society Goods, American, 1871 - 1925  Search this
Owned by:
Col. Charles Young, American, 1864 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
silver, wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((.1) sword): 37 1/4 × 4 1/2 × 3 in. (94.6 × 11.4 × 7.6 cm)
H x W x D ((.2) scabbard): 33 3/4 × 2 3/8 × 3/4 in. (85.7 × 6 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
sabers
scabbards
Place made:
Germany, Europe
Place purchased:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1914-1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  Search this
Military  Search this
United States--History--1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the children of Carrie E. Broadnax
Object number:
2018.2.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Military
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5727efcb6-bc09-4476-8c4d-b0dc0ef5f13a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.2.1-.2
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The Sub-Committee of Management and Counsel of the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows (1907-1908)

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Grand United Order of Odd Fellows, American, founded 1843  Search this
William Lepre Houston, American, 1870 - 1953  Search this
Edward H. Morris, American, 1858 - 1943  Search this
Louis N. Parker, American  Search this
James Fields Needham, American, 1848 - 1936  Search this
Benjamin Jefferson Davis Sr., American  Search this
W. W. Lawrence, American  Search this
Julius C. Johnson, American  Search this
A. T. Shirley, American  Search this
Created by:
Thomas P. Woodland, American  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper with wood, glass and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (in frame): 18 3/4 × 23 1/2 × 15/16 in. (47.6 × 59.7 × 2.4 cm)
H x W (photograph): 11 × 15 3/4 in. (27.9 × 40 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 16, 1908
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aec789ba-212b-46d1-aed7-beb1b291d3bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.59.1
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M1917 Revolver issued by US Army during WWI to Charles H. Houston

Created by:
Colt's Manufacturing Company, American, founded 1855  Search this
Owned by:
Charles Hamilton Houston, American, 1895 - 1951  Search this
Issued by:
United States Armed Forces, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
metal and wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 1/2 × 11 1/4 × 1 1/2 in. (14 × 28.6 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
pistols
Place made:
Hartford, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
France, Europe
Date:
January 1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Buffalo Soldiers  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 Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51c86c80e-d05b-4eb8-a188-4c3326abcb39
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.59.3
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Nautical clock gifted from Pres. Theodore Roosevelt to William L. Houston

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
President Theodore Roosevelt, American, 1858 - 1919  Search this
Received by:
William Lepre Houston, American, 1870 - 1953  Search this
Owned by:
Charles Hamilton Houston, American, 1895 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
glass, metal and marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.4a Clock): 7 × 4 3/8 × 4 3/8 in. (17.8 × 11.2 × 11.2 cm)
H x W x D (.4b Stand): 10 × 4 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (25.4 × 11.4 × 39.4 cm)
Type:
mantel clocks
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1905-1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
United States--History--1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles Hamilton Houston, Jr. and Dr. Rosemary Jagus
Object number:
2018.59.4ab
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
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd575364665-470f-4a9e-96f7-fe70e1efcebc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.59.4ab
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Batouala

Published by:
Thomas Seltzer Inc., 1919 - 1926  Search this
Written by:
René Maran, French Guyanese, 1887 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 5/8 × 5 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (19.4 × 13.3 × 3.5 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1922
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Literature  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.65
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57885dc6d-ac43-4132-9cf8-16cc7b8db56b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.65
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World War I Gold Star Mothers Pilgrimage Medal issued to Mrs. Margaret A. Neal

Manufactured by:
Bailey Banks & Biddle, American, founded 1832  Search this
Owned by:
Margaret A. Neal, American  Search this
Subject of:
Second Lieutenant Ralph T. Neal, American, 1890 - 1918  Search this
Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, French, founded 1918  Search this
Medium:
2019.16a (medal): copper and copper alloy and silk (textile)
2019.16b (box): ink on cardboard with paper (fiber product) and satin
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2019.16a): 3 3/16 × 1 5/8 × 1/4 in. (8.1 × 4.2 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (2019.16b): 11/16 × 2 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (1.8 × 6.3 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
commemorative medals
Place made:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Meuse, France, Europe
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Military  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.16ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd585b23128-43c3-4645-9b08-d4b1d2ffb651
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.16ab
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Necklace worn by Jessie Greer, gifted to her by George J. Jones

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Jessie E. Greer, American, 1902 - 1978  Search this
George J. Jones, American, born 1900  Search this
Medium:
fourteen-carat gold with pearl and ruby
Dimensions:
H x W x D (necklace overall): 11 3/8 × 5/8 × 1/8 in. (28.9 × 1.6 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (necklace pendant only): 1 3/8 × 5/8 × 1/8 in. (3.5 × 1.6 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
necklaces
Place used:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Greer-Calmeise Family of Cincinnati, Ohio
Object number:
2019.18.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53ed3e7ce-6f9e-4ddd-bcca-292032c74e7c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.18.12
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Uniform cap for a Pullman attendant

Manufactured by:
J. Apfelbaum and Company, American, ca. 1905 - 1949  Search this
Subject of:
Pullman Palace Car Company, American, 1867 - 1981  Search this
Medium:
copper-aluminum alloy, synthetic fiber and textile materials
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 7/8 × 3 3/4 × 6 11/16 in. (22.6 × 9.5 × 17 cm)
Type:
caps (headgear)
Place made:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Great Migration  Search this
Labor  Search this
Pullman Porters  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Laird
Object number:
2019.20.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd532071970-c105-4b84-8a99-ed1c5ff7ddf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.20.3
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Bronze Medal honoring the 371st Infantry

Produced by:
Henri Teterger, French  Search this
Designed by:
Julien Prosper Legastelois, French, 1855 - 1931  Search this
Subject of:
371st Infantry Regiment, American, 1917 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 5/8 × 1 5/8 × 1/8 in. (4.1 × 4.1 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
commemorative medals
Place made:
Paris, France, Europe
Date:
1918
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 Dr. Jeff Gusky
Object number:
2019.37
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd552fdd5c1-4009-4f6c-80a6-ecc5f5b4a3a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.37
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1915 WWI German Mauser rifle or Gwehr 98

Created by:
Mauser, German, founded 1811  Search this
Used by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal with leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without strap): 4 7/8 × 49 1/4 × 1 3/4 in. (12.4 × 125.1 × 4.5 cm)
H x W (strap): 34 × 1 1/4 in. (86.4 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
rifles (long guns)
Place made:
Oberndorf, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Europe
Date:
1915-1916
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 Gina McVey
Object number:
2019.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dd2a5572-44d2-4c69-a635-b6df80405ad9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.8
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Circular desk calendar owned by Mary Church Terrell

Created by:
Galt & Bro Inc., American, 1802 - 2001  Search this
Subject of:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Owned by:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic, wood, ink, backing
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 3/8 × 5 1/4 × 11/16 in. (13.7 × 13.3 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
perpetual calendars
Place collected:
Highland Beach, Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1892-1934
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ray and Jean Langston in memory of Mary Church and Robert Terrell
Object number:
A2017.13.1.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mary Church Terrell Family Archive
Classification:
Archival Collections
Tools and Equipment-Domestic
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ef1b0cb2-d39f-438d-a6ab-0a9a6d6e2080
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2017.13.1.12
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