Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection
exhibition records
ACMA.2003.7072

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.2003.7072
Creators:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters.
Dates:
1989-1994
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
159 video recordings
U-matic 3/4" video recordings
15 linear feet
15 boxes
1 video recording
VHS 1/2" video recording
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
The collection, which dates from 1989 to 1994 and measures 15 linear feet, documents the reminiscences of elderly members of various African-American churches in the Atlanta area, as well as individual church histories, outstanding personalities of the South, religious expression in the South, and styles of singing and worship. The collection is comprised of audiovisual materials.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters, Inc. is the nation’s largest regional interfaith cable network. AIB has been providing faith-based communities and nonprofit service organizations access to a larger audience since 1969. AIB remains a destination for international dignitaries and media representatives due to its unique programming platform, which promotes dialogue between all faiths, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds. Seen in over 1,000,000 homes across 19 metro area counties, AIB is a self-supporting organization and does not allow the solicitation of funds or attacks on other faiths. Viewers can find Christians, Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and others presenting their views.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Preferred Citation note
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection
exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
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King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.). Corporate 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