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Cape coat worn by Max Julien in The Mack

Designed by:
June  Search this
Mr. Marcus  Search this
Worn by:
Max Julien, American, 1933 - 2022  Search this
Medium:
leather and snakeskin
Dimensions:
H x W: 46 × 65 1/2 in. (116.8 × 166.4 cm)
Type:
coats
capes (outerwear)
Place used:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blaxploitation films  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.42.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd577242b7b-8d74-4422-ad7d-2406ea7a9a1e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.42.2
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Stock certificate for BET Holdings, Inc.

Distributed by:
BET Holdings, Inc., American, founded 1980  Search this
Subject of:
Black Entertainment Television, American, founded 1980  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 × 12 in. (20.3 × 30.5 cm)
Type:
stock certificates
Date:
1991
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bef4ee9d-9f43-454e-a813-701cca9493d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.1
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Stock certificate for Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation

Issued by:
Birth of a Race Photoplay Corporation, American, founded 1916  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (21 x 27.3 cm)
Type:
stock certificates
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Film  Search this
Finance  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.39
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56cee35d3-d03a-4fc6-91ce-3806d6b1bec4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.39
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Cleopatra costume headband worn by Lauren Anderson

Designed by:
Judanna Lynn, American  Search this
Worn by:
Lauren Anderson, American, born 1965  Search this
Used by:
Houston Ballet Company, American, founded 1955  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, metallic paint, metal thread, and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (h: top of snake to bottom of beads; w: closed): 9 × 6 in. (22.9 × 15.2 cm)
Type:
headbands (headgear)
Place used:
Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Dance  Search this
Design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Houston Ballet
Object number:
2019.19.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52a3afe61-0b6d-48ee-856c-15ac330be4c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.19.5
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Ivory coat worn by Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope on Scandal

Manufactured by:
Burberry Group PLC, English, founded 1956  Search this
Worn by:
Kerry Washington, American, born 1977  Search this
Medium:
satin, cotton, silk, and rayon
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 × 16 in. (99.1 × 40.6 cm)
Type:
coats
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Walt Disney Television
Object number:
2019.90.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52e9ba1fb-8c2e-496c-89b3-62eb3bb24c89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.90.19
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White hat and hat box used on the show "Scandal"

Manufactured by:
Louise Green Millinery, American, founded 1987  Search this
Worn by:
Kerry Washington, American, born 1977  Search this
Medium:
a: velour with velvet, silk, elastic, beads, sequin, and thread
b: cardboard with paper, ink, and cord
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a. hat): 4 × 12 × 13 in. (10.2 × 30.5 × 33 cm)
H x W x D (b. box): 8 × 15 × 15 in. (20.3 × 38.1 × 38.1 cm)
Type:
hats
hatboxes
Place used:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Walt Disney Television
Object number:
2019.90.26ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51697a618-65fd-476c-933f-63463550fd43
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.90.26ab
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Oscar Land

Title:
Ventriloquist doll belonging to Stu Gilliam
Owned by:
Stu Gilliam, American, 1933 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
wood with cloth and fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 42 × 19 1/2 × 7 3/8 in. (106.7 × 49.5 × 18.7 cm)
H x W x D (Seated, Legs Extended): 23 1/4 × 16 1/4 × 24 1/8 in. (59.1 × 41.3 × 61.3 cm)
H x W x D (Seated on Foam (9 x 12 x 12)): 32 1/4 × 16 1/4 × 22 1/2 in. (81.9 × 41.3 × 57.2 cm)
Type:
ventriloquial figures
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vivian Gilliam in memory of Stu Gilliam
Object number:
2014.178.17.1-.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5da894ba1-c6c6-43e9-9c8a-8b7c180ccbdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.178.17.1-.11

Black dress worn by Oprah Winfrey as Sofia in The Color Purple

Designed by:
Aggie Guerard Rodgers, American, born 1943  Search this
Manufactured by:
Palace Costume Company, American, founded 1990  Search this
Worn by:
Oprah Winfrey, American, born 1954  Search this
Subject of:
Alice Walker, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
rayon and cotton satin, cotton, silk satin, and trimming
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 48 1/4 × 24 1/2 × 12 in. (122.6 × 62.2 × 30.5 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Families  Search this
Film  Search this
Gender  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Literature  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Violence  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.184.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e5b48c80-fa84-4261-8c8b-e7490ddfe708
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.184.1.1
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Horse saddle used by stuntman Ernest "Ernie" Robinson

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Ernest Robinson, American, born 1932  Search this
Subject of:
Black Stuntmen's Association, founded 1967  Search this
Medium:
leather, cloth, wool, thread, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 40 1/2 × 26 × 23 1/4 in. (102.9 × 66 × 59.1 cm)
Type:
saddles
Date:
ca. 1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Film  Search this
Labor  Search this
Men  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Teresa Robinson Fisher in honor of Ernie Robinson
Object number:
2014.21
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Agricultural
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd517890968-628e-40a6-8338-1625bcea1590
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.21
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Denim bucket hat worn by Jimmie Walker as J.J. Evans on Good Times

Designed by:
Rita Riggs, American, born 1930  Search this
Manufactured by:
Cali-Fame of Los Angeles, Inc., American, founded 1925  Search this
Worn by:
Jimmie Walker, American, born 1947  Search this
Medium:
cotton denim, twill tape, and synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 9 1/4 × 9 3/4 × 10 in. (23.5 × 24.8 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Families  Search this
Sitcoms  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.26.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c3f7e6cd-9ea1-48e2-9d1e-146e37c4493d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.26.1

Orange dress worn by Esther Rolle as Florida Evans on Good Times

Designed by:
Rita Riggs, American, born 1930  Search this
Worn by:
Esther Rolle, American, 1920 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
polyester and rayon knit with metal buttons
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 42 3/8 × 19 1/4 × 13 1/2 in. (107.6 × 48.9 × 34.3 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Families  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Sitcoms  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.26.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f98d70c5-da72-4dbd-ae4b-85b62cd3b15c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.26.2

Belt buckle for the Stuntmen's Association of Motion Pictures owned by Bob Minor

Created by:
Al Shelton, born 1920  Search this
Subject of:
Stuntmen's Association of Motion Pictures, founded 1961  Search this
Owned by:
Bob Minor, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/8 × 3 1/2 × 5/8 in. (6 × 8.9 × 1.6 cm)
Type:
buckles (strap accessories)
Place made:
California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Labor  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bob Minor, Stuntman, Stunt Coordinator, 2nd Unit Director, Actor
Object number:
2014.303.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Stuntmen's Association of Motion Pictures. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54efdef18-250f-462c-bbdc-aa2ce728fbd6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.303.2

Film poster for Boyz n the Hood

Commissioned by:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
Ice Cube, American, born 1969  Search this
Cuba Gooding Jr., American  Search this
Morris Chestnut, American  Search this
John Singleton, American, 1968 - 2019  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 15/16 × 27 in. (101.4 × 68.6 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1991
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Personal Collection of Bill Ivory Larson
Object number:
2014.35.29
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1991 Columbia Pictures. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5987dfac1-3e60-41ec-82cd-47ad0490eca8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.35.29

Film poster for Cleopatra Jones

Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Warner Bros. Pictures, American, founded 1923  Search this
Tamara Dobson, American, 1947 - 2006  Search this
Max Julien, American, 1933 - 2022  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 1/16 × 27 1/8 in. (104.3 × 68.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Date:
1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Blaxploitation films  Search this
Film  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1973 Warner Bros., Inc. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd526a26d1b-ba0c-42ce-9329-ec21395c9280
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.2

Plays and Pageants from the Life of the Negro

Edited by:
Willis Richardson, American, 1889 - 1977  Search this
Illustrated by:
James Lesesne Wells, American, 1902 - 1993  Search this
Published by:
The Associated Publishers, Inc., American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 1/16 × 6 7/16 × 1 1/2 in. (23 × 16.4 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1930
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1930, Associated Publishers Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ced106c0-a112-4d52-9810-821b92b73605
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.6
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Paper doll from the Amos 'n' Andy radio show

Distributed by:
Pepsodent Company, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 × 4 9/16 in. (10.2 × 11.6 cm)
Type:
paper dolls
Date:
1931
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Radio  Search this
Sitcoms  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd542a44e6a-2acb-4d1c-a69e-953c7a3febd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.8.1
Online Media:

Paper doll from the Amos 'n' Andy radio show

Distributed by:
Pepsodent Company, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 9/16 × 5 7/16 in. (6.5 × 13.8 cm)
Type:
paper dolls
Date:
1931
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Radio  Search this
Sitcoms  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.8.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Racist and Stereotypical Objects
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f06af77-062a-4441-9d75-c2fd46e7625c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.8.4
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I Spy #1

Published by:
Gold Key Comics, American, 1962 - 1984  Search this
Subject of:
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
Robert Culp, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/4 × 7 1/4 in. (26 × 18.4 cm)
H x W (open): 10 1/4 × 14 1/2 in. (26 × 36.8 cm)
Type:
comic books
Date:
1966
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1966, Three F Productions. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5822a577e-92f5-48db-bb29-e1a8bb174e3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.9.1
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Toe shoe and tights worn by Emiko Flanagan of Dance Theatre of Harlem

Created by:
Grishko, Russian, founded 1988  Search this
Manufactured by:
Capezio, American, founded 1887  Search this
Worn by:
Emiko Flanagan, American  Search this
Subject of:
Dance Theatre of Harlem, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
Shoe: satin cloth and ribbons, elastic, leather, paper, cloth, adhesive, and cosmetics;
Tights: nylon, spandex, and dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 without ribbons extended): 9 1/4 × 3 3/8 × 4 1/8 in. (23.5 × 8.6 × 10.5 cm)
L (.1 PL ribbon): 18 15/16 in. (48.1 cm)
L (.1 PR ribbon): 19 1/8 in. (48.6 cm)
H x W x D (.2 on form): 23 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (58.4 × 14 × 11.4 cm)
L x W (.2 flat): 29 × 7 7/8 in. (73.7 × 20 cm)
Type:
toe shoes
tights (opaque stockings)
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013-2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Object number:
2015.19.1.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52714fafb-d056-4665-947a-f516d5829b40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.19.1.1-.2

Toe shoe and tights worn by Alexandra Jacob of Dance Theatre of Harlem

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Alexandra Jacob, American  Search this
Medium:
Shoe: satin cloth and ribbons, elastic, leather, paper, cloth, adhesive, and cosmetics;
Tights: nylon, spandex, and dye
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 without ribbons extended): 8 3/4 × 3 7/16 × 3 1/2 in. (22.2 × 8.7 × 8.9 cm)
L (.1 PL ribbon): 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)
L (.1 PR ribbon): 20 3/8 in. (51.8 cm)
H x W x D (.2 on form): 23 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (58.4 × 14 × 11.4 cm)
L x W (.2 flat): 27 1/2 × 6 1/2 in. (69.9 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
toe shoes
tights (opaque stockings)
Place collected:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013-2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Ballet  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Dance Theatre of Harlem
Object number:
2015.19.2.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53a25513f-a934-4b5a-affe-d6b1a3b6c776
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.19.2.1-.2

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