Brochure announcing the partnership Freelon/Bond Architects

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Created by
Freelon Bond, American, 2006 - 2008
Subject of
Freelon, Philip G., American, 1953 - 2019
Freelon Group, American, 1990 - 2014
Bond, J. Max Jr., American, 1935 - 2009
Davis Brody Bond, American, founded 1990
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003
Owned by
Freelon, Philip G., American, 1953 - 2019
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 4 × 9 1/4 in. (10.2 × 23.5 cm)
Type
brochures
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2006
Description
Brochure for Freelon/Bond Architects. The rectangular brochure has text and images on both sides. The front has black-and-white images of Philip Freelon and J. Max Bond, Jr. Below the images red and black text reads [Freelon/Bond An association of Davis Brody Bond and the Freelon Group]. The left side of the cardstock has [FREELON / BOND / Architects] within a design of red rectangles. The reverse of the card is titled in red [Freelon/Bond / Pursuing an American Dream]. There are five (5) images of building interiors and exteriors. Black text below reads [An historic opportunity - the planning and design for the new National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) - is finally in sight. We are pleased to announce the teaming of our two architecture firms, The Freelon Group and Davis Brody Bond, in a joint affiliation to pursue the NMAAHC design commission]. Text on the right side begins [The collective strengths of this historic collaboration include:]. Signatures for J. Max Bond and Philip Freelon are at the bottom.
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Topic
African American
Architecture
Business
Museums
United States--History
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Philip G. Freelon
Object number
TA2017.51.2.1.2.1
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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