Stationery Materials

Object Details

Scope and Contents
This subseries also contains many postcards that have images of stereotyped black children and adults printed on them. Others use photographs as a sort of documentary tool to show its recipient the economic circumstances faced by African--mericans in the South. The series also contains three postcards from France and one postcard from England which display stereotyped and caricatured images of African--escended people. Additionally, greeting cards and birthday cards that feature Black males gambling and serving food are also in the Diane Isaacs Collection of Black Memorabilia. These cards and postcards date from 1893 until 2000.
Date
1907-2000; undated
Extent
0.36 Linear feet
Type
Archival materials
Collection Citation
The Diane Isaacs Collection of Black Memorabilia was donated to the Anacostia Community Museum in 2003 by Diane Isaacs.
Identifier
ACMA.06-020, Subseries 1.4
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