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Flier advertising Sneed's Restaurant

Created by:
Sneed's Restaurant, American,1940s  Search this
Subject of:
Sneed's Restaurant, American,1940s  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 × 5 15/16 in. (22.9 × 15.1 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Business  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Stokes/Washington Family
Object number:
2017.14.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.14.4
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ABFF award for Artistic Achievement in Film awarded to Bill Duke

Designed by:
Cheryl R. Riley, American  Search this
Issued by:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Received by:
Bill Duke, American, born 1943  Search this
Medium:
paint on wood with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13 × 4 15/16 × 5 13/16 in. (33 × 12.6 × 14.7 cm)
Type:
trophies (prizes)
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Place made:
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Cheryl R. Riley. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.1

Inaugural program guide for the Acapulco Black Film Festival

Edited by:
Florene Wiley  Search this
Published by:
UniWorld Group, Inc., American, founded 1969  Search this
Issued by:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Halle Berry, American, born 1966  Search this
Bill Duke, American, born 1943  Search this
Owned by:
Jeff Friday, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 1/2 × 5 9/16 × 3/16 in. (21.6 × 14.2 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© ABFF Ventures, LLC.. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.2

Watch from the inaugural Acapulco Black Film Festival awarded to Jeff Friday

Manufactured by:
Wittnauer, American, founded 1885  Search this
Issued by:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Received by:
Jeff Friday, American  Search this
Medium:
metal and glass with imitation leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 1/16 × 1 3/8 × 2 3/16 in. (7.8 × 3.5 × 5.6 cm)
Type:
watches
Place made:
Switzerland, Europe
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.3

Bracelet from the inaugural Acapulco Black Film Festival

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Issued by:
Federal Government of Mexico, Mexican, founded 1824  Search this
Received by:
Jeff Friday, American  Search this
Subject of:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 1 × 2 5/8 × 1 15/16 in. (2.6 × 6.7 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Place made:
Mexico, North and Central America
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.4

Necklace from the Acapulco Black Film Festival

Subject of:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 11 7/16 × 1 1/16 × 1/4 in. (29 × 2.7 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (2019.55.5a): 1 11/16 × 1 1/16 × 1/4 in. (4.3 × 2.7 × 0.6 cm)
L x W (2019.55.5b): 20 3/16 × 3/16 in. (51.2 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
necklaces
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Place made:
Mexico, North and Central America
Italy, Europe
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.5ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.5ab

Keychain from the Acapulco Black Film Festival

Subject of:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 7/16 × 1 5/16 × 7/16 in. (8.8 × 3.3 × 1.1 cm)
Type:
key rings
Place made:
Mexico, North and Central America
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.6

Hav Plenty

Distributed by:
Miramax Films, founded 1979  Search this
Written by:
Christopher Scott Cherot, American, born 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Robinne Lee, American, born 1974  Search this
Chenoa Maxwell, American, born 1969  Search this
Tammi Katherine Jones, American, born 1970  Search this
Wanderlust Pictures, Inc., American, founded 1997  Search this
Buena Vista Home Entertainment, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
plastic and metal on polyester with cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 1/2 × 4 3/16 × 1 1/16 in. (19 × 10.7 × 2.7 cm)
Type:
videocassettes
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1998
Topic:
African American  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Buena Vista Home Entertainment. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.7

Pinback button from the inaugural Acapulco Black Film Festival

Manufactured by:
Badge-A-Minit, American  Search this
Issued by:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) with metal and plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 15/16 × 2 15/16 × 3/8 in. (7.4 × 7.4 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, North and Central America
Place made:
Oglesby, LaSalle County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.8

Photograph of Hall Johnson and the Negro String Quartet

Photograph by:
S. Tarr, American, active 1920s  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Felix Weir, American, 1884 - 1978  Search this
Marion Cumbo, American  Search this
Arthur Boyd  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper with paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (Photograph): 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (Frame): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1923
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.1ab
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Photographic slide of the Poor People's Campaign

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in. (4.9 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 21, 1968 - June 23, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Housing  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.245.244
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.245.244
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Photographic slide of the Poor People's Campaign

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Black Star, American, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in. (4.9 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 21, 1968 - June 23, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Housing  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.245.251
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.245.251
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Poster for No Vietnamese Ever Called Me Nigger

Created by:
United States Student Association, American, founded 1947  Search this
Medium:
lithographic ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 35 x 22 in. (88.9 x 55.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Film  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.46.58
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Second Floor, 2 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.46.58
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Pinback button supporting the Scottsboro Boys

Created by:
Eagle Regalia Company, American, founded 1910  Search this
Subject of:
Scottsboro Boys, American, 1931 - 1989  Search this
International Labor Defense, American, 1925 - 1946  Search this
Medium:
celluloid and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 7/8 x 7/8 in. (2.2 x 2.2 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Paint Rock, Jackson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Eagle Regalia Co. 298 Broadway, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1931
Topic:
African American  Search this
Justice  Search this
Law  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
United States--History--1919-1933  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.86
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist 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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.86
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Lobby card for Duke Is Tops

Issued by:
Million Dollar Productions, American, 1937 - 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Harry M. Popkin, American, 1906 - 1991  Search this
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.103
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Lobby card for The Flying Ace

Subject of:
Norman Studios, American, 1920 - 1928  Search this
John L. Criner, American, 1898 - 1965  Search this
Kathryn Boyd, American, 1897 - 1965  Search this
Harold Platts  Search this
Lions Daniels, American  Search this
George Colvin, American, born 1864  Search this
Sam Jordan  Search this
R.L. Brown  Search this
Steve Reynolds, American, 1892 - 1945  Search this
Created by:
Boise De Legge, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 13 15/16 in. (27.9 × 35.4 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1926
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Race films  Search this
United States--History--1919-1933  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.105.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.105.1
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Lobby card for "Harlem on the Prairie"

Subject of:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Consuela Harris, American, 1910 - 2000  Search this
Jed Buell, American, 1897 - 1961  Search this
Sam Newfield, American, 1899 - 1964  Search this
Created by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 13 3/4 in. (27.9 × 34.9 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
United States--History--1933-1945  Search this
Western films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.111.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.111.1
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Lobby card for "Harlem on the Prairie"

Created by:
Toddy Pictures Company, American, 1941 - 1970s  Search this
Subject of:
Herb Jeffries, American, 1913 - 2014  Search this
Flournoy Miller, American, 1885 - 1971  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Consuela Harris, American, 1910 - 2000  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1937
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Advertising  Search this
American West  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Race films  Search this
United States--History--1933-1945  Search this
Western films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.111.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.111.3
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Lobby card for "Pinky"

Subject of:
Darryl F. Zanuck, American, 1902 - 1979  Search this
Jeanne Crain, American, 1925 - 2003  Search this
Ethel Barrymore, American, 1879 - 1959  Search this
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
William Lundigan, American, 1914 - 1975  Search this
Darryl F. Zanuck, American, 1902 - 1979  Search this
Elia Kazan, Greek American, 1909 - 2003  Search this
Philip Dunne, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Dudley Nichols, American, 1895 - 1960  Search this
Cid Ricketts Sumner, American, 1890 - 1970  Search this
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Race films  Search this
Race relations  Search this
United States--History--1945-1953  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.132.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.132.1
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Lobby card for "A Raisin in the Sun"

Subject of:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Sidney Poitier, Bahamian American, born 1927  Search this
Claudia McNeil, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Lorraine Hansberry, American, 1930 - 1965  Search this
Philip Rose, 1921 - 2011  Search this
David J. Cogan, Romanian American, died 2002  Search this
David Howard Susskind, American, 1920 - 1987  Search this
Daniel Mannix Petrie, Canadian, 1920 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 15/16 × 14 in. (27.8 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1961
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.134.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1961 Columbia Pictures Corporation. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
A Cinema Apart: African American Film Memorabilia (Larry Richards Collection)
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.134.2
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