Lace tablecloth from the home of Lucinda Todd

Created by
Unidentified
Owned by
Todd, Lucinda Wilson, American, 1903 - 1996
Subject of
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909
Medium
lace
Dimensions
L x W: 59 x 80 3/4 in. (149.9 x 205.1 cm)
Type
tablecloths
Place used
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1950
Description
Dining room tablecloth owned by Lucinda Todd. The cloth is made of a cream-colored lace knit in a circular pattern.
Topic
African American
Civil rights
Domestic life
Education
Segregation
United States--History--1953-1961
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Judge Paul L. Brady
Object number
2012.174.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Textiles
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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