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Boulder sign for Rock Rest Tourist Home

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Clayton Sinclair, American  Search this
Hazel Sinclair, American  Search this
Subject of:
Rock Rest Tourist Home, American, 1948 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
stone and paint
Dimensions:
H x W: 30 x 19 x 14 in. (76.2 x 48.3 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
signage
Place collected:
Kittery, York County, Maine, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1930-1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail, Inc.
Object number:
2011.12.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5650b65f5-347f-4fda-baa1-37d9637174be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.12.1

The Negro a Beast, or, In the Image of God?

Written by:
Prof. Charles Carroll, American  Search this
Published by:
American Book and Bible House, American  Search this
Medium:
paper (fiber product) with cardboard and cloth
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 × 6 × 1 5/16 in. (21.6 × 15.2 × 3.3 cm)
Type:
books
Place printed:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54fd8e6ba-1cab-4dbf-9b98-4d76eb759e6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.13
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Banner used by the Oklahoma Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, American, founded 1896  Search this
Oklahoma Federation of Colored Women's Clubs, American, founded 1910  Search this
Medium:
silk (fiber), wood, paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2010.2.2a-d): 38 × 41 × 1 3/8 in. (96.5 × 104.1 × 3.5 cm)
H x W (2010.2.2a): 36 × 29 in. (91.4 × 73.7 cm)
H x W x D (2010.2.bc): 1 9/16 × 36 3/4 × 1 9/16 in. (4 × 93.3 × 4 cm)
H x W x D (2010.2.2d): 1 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (4 × 4 × 14 cm)
Type:
banners
Place collected:
Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1924
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communities  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.2.2a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Textiles
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54a1a64ad-4d05-4979-a43c-bcd4e1194237
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.2.2a-d

Scrapbook featuring Frances Albrier's work on the Citizenship Education Project

Created by:
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
Subject of:
Frances M. Albrier, American, 1898 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
Album: cardboard, paper, string, pressure-sensitive tape
Clippings: ink on paper
Photographs: silver or dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
14 x 12 1/4 x 1 in. (35.6 x 31.1 x 2.5 cm)
Type:
scrapbooks
Place depicted:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1956-1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Politics  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Frances Albrier Collection
Object number:
2010.60.1
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd537a8861a-0ee9-4cd8-bfc4-7b93e757888f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.60.1

Clock used by the Citizen's Savings and Trust Company

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
Citizen's Savings and Trust Company, American, founded 1920  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. Dr. Richard Henry Boyd, American, 1843 - 1922  Search this
Medium:
wood, copper, glass, plastic, metal
Dimensions:
clock: 64 3/16 × 28 9/16 × 16 15/16 in. (163 × 72.5 × 43 cm)
base: 7 11/16 × 32 5/16 × 17 15/16 in. (19.5 × 82 × 45.5 cm)
electronics box: 2 15/16 × 8 1/16 × 6 1/8 in. (7.5 × 20.5 × 15.5 cm)
lightbulbs: 4 5/16 × 2 3/8 × 2 3/8 in. (11 × 6 × 6 cm)
Type:
clocks
Place used:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920-2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Finance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. T.B. Boyd, III and R.H. Boyd Publishing Corporation
Object number:
2013.208.2a-p
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:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51f3b3e63-34c3-4c9c-87e3-607c587ec19a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.208.2a-p
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Embosser used by Claflin University

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Claflin University, American, founded 1869  Search this
Medium:
paint, cast iron
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 7/8 × 6 1/2 × 2 1/8 in. (17.5 × 16.5 × 5.4 cm)
Type:
tools
Place used:
Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1870-1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Claflin University
Object number:
2016.24
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:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd532c97a89-30d3-4ce1-9293-ff72647ef851
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.24

Dress worn by Marie Monroe of Rosewood, Florida

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Marie Monroe, American, 1905 - 1923  Search this
Medium:
rayon
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 49 × 21 1/2 × 13 in. (124.5 × 54.6 × 33 cm)
H x W (flat): 50 × 17 in. (127 × 43.2 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
Rosewood, Levy County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1923
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Race riots  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Sherry Sherrod DuPree
Object number:
2016.36
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c4b07b0d-da26-49d7-acd9-4718143b8b5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.36
Online Media:

Straw hat owned by Rosa Parks

Manufactured by:
Michelle  Search this
Owned by:
Rosa Parks, American, 1913 - 2005  Search this
Subject of:
Women In Community Service, founded 1967  Search this
Medium:
2018.31.4.2a: straw and chiffon
2018.31.4.2b: metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Hat (2018.31.4.2a)): 4 1/2 × 12 1/4 × 10 in. (11.4 × 31.1 × 25.4 cm)
L x W (Pin (2018.31.4.2b)): 3 × 1/2 in. (7.6 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960s-1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the Library of Congress
Object number:
2018.31.4.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dd027853-43f1-4981-a3a3-50da8f3c45ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.31.4.2ab
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Rope used in the lynching of Raymond Byrd

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Raymond Arthur Byrd, American, 1895 - 1926  Search this
Medium:
natural fiber and twine
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 3/4 × 5 1/2 × 3 3/4 in. (4.4 × 14 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
ropework
weapons
Place used:
Wythe County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 15, 1926
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of John M. Johnson, Wythe County, VA
Object number:
2019.59
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
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd564a52c31-d0b9-4743-a9ae-ccfe303a3abc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.59
Online Media:

Laundry pail associated with the 1965 Selma to Montgomery march

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Rev. Ralph David Abernathy, American, 1926 - 1990  Search this
Owned by:
Richie Jean Jackson, American, 1932 - 2013  Search this
Dr. Sullivan Jackson, American, 1923 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 13/16 × 13 5/8 × 14 1/16 in. (22.4 × 34.6 × 35.7 cm)
Type:
pails
Place used:
Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid-20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.192
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Domestic
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59df261ed-9667-447c-a5a9-557fbff9fc10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.192
Online Media:

Fruit of Islam hat issued to William Arthur Watson Jr.

Subject of:
Fruit of Islam, American, founded 1933  Search this
Medium:
cloth, plastic, thread, and ribbon
Dimensions:
6 1/4 × 8 × 11 in. (15.9 × 20.3 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Men  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Angela Shaddad
Object number:
2015.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52dbc7f87-40da-49a4-960d-76b99bd8e3d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.15
Online Media:

Lunch counter stool from Greensboro, North Carolina sit-ins

Manufactured by:
Chicago Hardware Foundry Co., American, founded 1900  Search this
Used by:
F. W. Woolworth Company, American, 1879 - 1997  Search this
Medium:
metal, wood, latex
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23 1/2 × 15 × 15 in. (59.7 × 38.1 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
counter stools
Place used:
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1939-1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by the International Civil Rights Center & Museum, Greensboro, NC
Object number:
2015.226.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a32d3d5b-a018-4494-b401-57c93992302a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.226.1
Online Media:

Lunch counter stool from Greensboro, North Carolina sit-ins

Manufactured by:
Chicago Hardware Foundry Co., American, founded 1900  Search this
Subject of:
F. W. Woolworth Company, American, 1879 - 1997  Search this
Medium:
metal, wood, latex
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 23 1/2 × 15 × 15 in. (59.7 × 38.1 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
counter stools
Place collected:
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1939-1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by the International Civil Rights Center & Museum, Greensboro, NC
Object number:
2015.226.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57acb78ee-df92-49ca-a2bc-f44dca634c09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.226.2
Online Media:

Sign from segregated railroad station

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
metal with paint
Dimensions:
Overall with Weight (H X W X D): 57 7/8 × 19 3/4 × 23 1/8 in., 66 lb. (147 × 50.2 × 58.7 cm, 29.9 kg)
Type:
signage
Date:
ca. 1930s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.23
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c350442c-e3c6-4810-ad12-5efbe3646ec1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.23
Online Media:

George Polk Award received by Wilbert Rideau for The Angolite

Issued by:
Long Island University, American, founded 1926  Search this
Received by:
Wilbert Rideau, American, born 1942  Search this
Billy Sinclair, American, born 1945  Search this
Subject of:
Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola, American, founded 1835  Search this
Medium:
plastic and brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 14 × 9 7/16 × 1/2 in. (35.6 × 24 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
plaques (flat objects)
Place used:
West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Justice  Search this
Men  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Wilbert Rideau and Linda LaBranche
Object number:
2016.139.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b88fb401-e6f4-4f20-8e05-3cde9bf6b6f8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.139.3

Stained glass rosette shard from the 16th Street Baptist Church

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
16th Street Baptist Church, American, founded 1873  Search this
Medium:
glass, lead
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2013.138a): 6 × 5 1/2 × 1/4 in. (15.2 × 14 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (2013.138b): 7 1/4 × 6 × 1 1/16 in. (18.4 × 15.2 × 2.7 cm)
H x W x D (2013.138c): 3 × 1 1/2 × 5/16 in. (7.6 × 3.8 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
sherds
Place collected:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Family of Rev. Norman C. "Jim" Jimerson and Melva Brooks Jimerson
Object number:
2013.138abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Religious and Sacred Objects
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54ba3bb41-45a7-4561-94ff-eb397adf9685
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.138abc
Online Media:

Deacon's chair used by Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church

Created by:
Jacob & Josef Kohn, Austrian, 1849 - 1914  Search this
Used by:
Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Chuch, American, founded 1867  Search this
Medium:
bentwood, wood, metal
Dimensions:
35 x 23 3/4 x 21 in. (88.9 x 60.3 x 53.3 cm)
Type:
armchairs
Place used:
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Richmond, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Segregation  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, Richmond, Virginia
Object number:
2013.150.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd542a5aec4-4ca7-42d9-a90a-b1755c17e3e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.150.2
Online Media:

Wrist watch worn by Harriette Moore

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Harriette Vyda Simms Moore, American, 1902 - 1952  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W (Case): 1 1/8 x 1 x 1/4 in. (2.9 x 2.5 x 0.6 cm)
Diameter (Band): 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Type:
wrist watches
Place collected:
New Carrollton, Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Mims, Brevard County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early to mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Education  Search this
Families  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Violence  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Juanita Evangeline Moore, daughter; "Skip" Pagan, grandson; and Darren Pagan, great-grandson
Object number:
2013.157.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Personal Effects and Items
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54aa0a58b-0d95-4829-a6be-ca7e5671d5af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.157.1

Pocket watch owned by Harry T. Moore

Manufactured by:
Illinois Watch Company, American, founded 1879  Search this
Owned by:
Harry Tyson Moore, American, 1905 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
metal and glass
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 5/16 x 1 11/16 x 5/16 in. (5.9 x 4.3 x 0.8 cm)
Type:
pocket watches
Place collected:
New Carrollton, Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Mims, Brevard County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Families  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Men  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donated by Juanita Evangeline Moore, daughter; "Skip" Pagan, grandson; and Darren Pagan, great-grandson
Object number:
2013.157.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Personal Effects and Items
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd542f76f6f-ca48-4320-a3e2-a0c2758e6926
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.157.2
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Deacon's chair from Spruce Street Baptist Church, Nashville

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Spruce Street Baptist Church, American, founded 1895  Search this
Medium:
wood, leather, metal and straw
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 48 1/4 x 24 3/4 x 21 1/4 in. (122.6 x 62.9 x 54 cm)
Type:
armchairs
Place collected:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Spruce Street Baptist Church, Nashville, TN
Object number:
2013.158
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59ce250f1-2b54-44af-bf07-a88c4be50b1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.158
Online Media:

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