Johari M. Rashad playbills and other material, circa 1974-2003
ACMA.06-028

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-028
Creators:
Rashad, Johari
Dates:
circa 1974-2003
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 linear feet
4 boxes
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
This collection, which dates from circa 1974-2003, contains approximately 120 playbills and programs relating to black theater in Washingon D.C., including memorabilia from Arena Stage and the Kennedy Center. One playbill bears the autograph of Debbie Allen. Also present are magazines, newspaper clippings, posters, photographs of community events and 23 record albums. The albums include performances by Richard Pryor and various soul and R&B singers.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Preferred Citation note
Johari M. Rashad playbills and other material, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Johari M. Rashad.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Johari M. Rashad, 2003.

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Pryor, Richard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C., 20020
Phone: 202-633-4853
ACMArchives@si.edu