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A Raisin in the Sun Historical Exploration

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Playbill for A Raisin in the Sun with insert essay ‘Sweet Lorraine'

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Playbill for A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume drawing by Judy Dearing for the Moving Men in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lorraine Hansberry

National Portrait Gallery

Costume design drawing by Judy Dearing for Karl Lindner in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume drawing by Judy Dearing for George Murchison in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume design drawing by Judy Dearing for Joseph Asagai in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume drawing by Judy Dearing for George Murchison in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume design drawing by Judy Dearing for Bobo in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Costume drawing by Judy Dearing for the Moving Men in A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

See/Think/Wonder: Project Zero Visible Thinking Routine

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

Bar and Grill

Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Way of Life of the Northern Negro: Untitled

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Think / Puzzle / Explore: Project Zero Visible Thinking Routine

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

Photograph of Nina Simone, Lorraine Hansberry, Theodore Bikel, James Forman

National Museum of African American History and Culture

A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of American History

Lobby card for A Raisin in the Sun

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Photograph of Nina Simone, Lorraine Hansberry, Theodore Bikel, James Forman

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lunch counter stool from Greensboro, North Carolina sit-ins

National Museum of African American History and Culture