Prop from dance recital performance "Dance to Glory" by Studio A

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Created by
Studio A Modeling, Etiquette, and Dance Academy, American, founded 2002
Medium
ink and plastic with adhesive on cardboard with wood
Dimensions
H x W (sign): 27 15/16 × 21 13/16 in. (71 × 55.4 cm)
H x W (handle): 20 3/16 × 1 1/2 × 3/16 in. (51.2 × 3.8 × 0.5 cm)
Type
signs
Place used
Morgan State University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date
2015
Description
This cardboard sign is a rectangular piece of cardboard with text in plastic cutout letters attached via adhesive, and also handwritten in black marker. The text reads "We/ Shall/ Over/ come" There is a narrow flat stick of wood as a handle mounted to the back with adhesive. There are also five strips of black tape across the handle and the back of the sign. The back is blank.
Topic
African American
Dance
Justice
Politics (Practical)
Race relations
Violence
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Studio A Modeling, Etiquette and Dance Academy of Baltimore, MD
Object number
2016.22.8
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Tools and Equipment-Props and set design
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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