Unidentified artist
Dred Scott, after 1857
Oil on canvas
New-York Historical Society

Slave shackles, 1866
New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mrs. Carroll Beckwith
 

Alison Saar (b. 1956)
Swing Low: A Harriet Tubman Memorial, 2007
Bronze
New-York Historical Society, Purchase

United States Congress
Thirteenth amendment resolution, 1865
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, GLC00263

John Rogers
Uncle Ned’s School, 1866
Painted plaster
New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mr. Samuel V. Hoffman
 

Samuel C. Jollie (active 1857)
Ballot box, ca. 1857
Glass, iron
New-York Historical Society, Gift of George H. Dean
 

Winslow Homer (1836-1910)
A Visit from the Old Mistress, 1876
Oil on canvas
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans

Marriage certificate, 1874
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of
African American History and Culture, Gift of Louis
Moran and Douglas Van Dine

Quilt top, 1875–1900
From the Collections of the Kansas Historical Society

Kara Walker (b. 1969)
Maquette for the Katastwóf Karavan, 2017
New-York Historical Society, Purchase, Coaching Club Acquisition Fund

J. Ottmann Lith. Co. (New York)
Jim Crow Ten Pins, ca. 1890–1910
New-York Historical Society, The Liman Collection

Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Co.
Vegetable shampoo tin, ca. 1910-1920
New-York Historical Society, Gift of Lisa Kugelman in memory of Thomas P. Kugelman

Maggie Walker and accountants using an adding machine, St. Luke’s Hall, 1917
Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site, National Park Service

Photograph of young girls from The Crisis, May 1918
Indiana University Libraries

Charles Gustrine
True Sons of Freedom, 1918
The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, GLC09121

Creative: Tronvig Group