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Safe and snake plant on platform in corner, with signs inscribed "The Crippled Children" "Don't Forget To Help We Need You!" "We Need Your Help, The Crippled Children and the N.A.A.C.P. This Safe Will Not Open Until Dec.? 1956, Witness by the Checker Club Crippled Children of the N.A.A.C.P. Opening Day Will be Posted"

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Safe and snake plant on platform in corner, with signs inscribed "The Crippled Children" "Don't Forget To Help We Need You!" "We Need Your Help, The Crippled Children and the N.A.A.C.P. This Safe Will Not Open Until Dec.? 1956, Witness by the Checker Club Crippled Children of the N.A.A.C.P. Opening Day Will be Posted"
Date:1950-1970
Description:

Safe and snake plant on platform in corner, with signs inscribed "The Crippled Children" "Don't Forget To Help We Need You!" "We Need Your Help, The Crippled Children and the N.A.A.C.P. This Safe Will Not Open Until Dec.? 1956, Witness by the Checker Club Crippled Children of the N.A.A.C.P. Opening Day Will be Posted"

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Safes--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Plants--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | African Americans--Civil rights--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights movements--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Children--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American children--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh (Pa.) | Allegheny County (Pa.)
Collection:Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project
Institution:Carnegie Museum of Art
Contributors:Teenie Harris Archives (Carnegie Museum of Art) | Carnegie Museum of Art
Online Publisher:[Pittsburgh, Penn.] : Carnegie Museum of Art | 2006
Original Material:

black and white: Kodak Safety Film

Accession number: 2001.35.19006

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.19006

Multimedia identifier: 30817.jpg

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Persistent Link to Item:http://www.cmoa.org/CollectionDetail.aspx?item=30817