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EWP Biographical Primary Sources Collection

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Language Arts And English +1 Age Level Elementary (9 to 12 years old)

Primary sources for my African American Biography unit

George Washington Carver in Laboratory

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Photograph of Jackie Robinson and Roy Campanella with Brooklyn Dodger teammates

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks at 16 St. Baptist Church

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Coming Into Montgomery

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Coming Into Montgomery

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Roberto Clemente

National Portrait Gallery

Booker T. Washington

National Portrait Gallery

Photographic print of Carl Lewis with Jesse Owens and two others

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Jesse Owens

National Portrait Gallery

Dress sewn by Rosa Parks

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Dress sewn by Rosa Parks

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Rosa Parks

National Portrait Gallery

Poster for Jesse Jackson 1988 presidential campaign

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Newspaper insert for Jesse Jackson 1984 presidential campaign

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Newspaper insert for Jesse Jackson 1984 presidential campaign

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Barack and Michelle Obama, Chicago

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Pinback button for the BET's celebration of Barack Obama's Inauguration

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Derek Jeter, Tampa, Fl. 2003

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Frederick Douglass

National Portrait Gallery

Frederick Douglass

National Portrait Gallery

Frederick Douglass

National Portrait Gallery

Carte-de-visite portrait of Harriet Tubman

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Silk lace and linen shawl given to Harriet Tubman by Queen Victoria

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Harriet Tubman

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Postcard of Harriet Tubman, Nelson Davis, and daughter Gertie

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Jackie Robinson with his wife and son

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Life Magazine May 8, 1950

National Museum of American History

sound recording: Tiger Rag; St. Louis Blues

National Museum of American History

Photograph of Louis Armstrong recording at the CBS Studio in New York

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Marian Anderson

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Marian Anderson in Concert

Smithsonian Channel

Dr. King Delivering His Speech

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Coming Into Montgomery

National Museum of African American History and Culture

#APeoplesJourney - A Nation's Story

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Roberto Clemente

National Portrait Gallery

33c Roberto Clemente single

National Postal Museum

Beyond Baseball: The Life of Roberto Clemente

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

Rosa Parks

National Portrait Gallery

Sojourner Truth

National Portrait Gallery

Sojourner Truth

National Portrait Gallery

Print of Louis J. Redding and Thurgood Marshall

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Print of Louis J. Redding and Thurgood Marshall

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Marian Anderson

National Portrait Gallery

Ballet shoes worn by Misty Copeland

National Museum of American History

Ensemble associated with Marian Anderson's 1939 Lincoln Memorial concert

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Sojourner Truth

National Portrait Gallery

Carte-de-visite portrait of Harriet Tubman

National Museum of African American History and Culture