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Creators:
Whitehead, Henry P. (Prenton), 1917-2002
Dates:
1843-2010
bulk 1940-1986
Size:
156.91 linear feet (178 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-042
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The papers of historian Henry P. Whitehead measure 156.91 linear feet and date from 1843 to 2010 (bulk 1945-1986). The collection documents Whitehead’s careers, as well as his family and personal life. The collection also includes the personal papers of Tomlinson D. Todd, Elizabeth B. Delaney and the Howard Theatre Foundation. The combined collection is comprised of black theatrical memorabilia; materials relating to civil rights activities in the District of Columbia; and the African American experience in general. Included are playbills, sheet music, admission tickets, newspapers, magazines, books, photographs, clippings, flyers, brochures, pamphlets, sound recordings, research files, and other material.

Creators:
Bazemore, Henry
Dates:
circa 1940s
Size:
0.42 linear feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-067
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, dated circa 1940s and measuring .42 linear feet, documents the lives and activities of the residents of the Frederick Douglass Dwellings. The collection is comprised of black-and-white photographs.

Creators:
Coppin, Kerry Stuart
Dates:
2006
Size:
0.08 linear feet ((6 folders))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-053
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 2006 and measures .08 linear feet, documents community life in Senegal, Barbados and Cuba, as well as African-American community life in the United States. The collection is comprised of giclée prints.

Creators:
Guillaume, Robert
Dates:
circa 1960-2000
Size:
14 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-048
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1960-2000, documents the career of actor Robert Guillaume. Materials include scripts from various television shows (including Benson, Soap and Sports Night), postcards, promotional material, VHS and Beta tapes, audiocassettes and compact discs, reel-to-reel recordings, certificates, photographs, correspondence, clippings, magazines, illustrations and posters.

Creators:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.).
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
2 Video recordings (2 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
2 Sound recordings (2 audio cassette sound recordings)
0.05 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-016
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

In the 1980s, the National Air and Space Museum created an exhibit, with a correlating text called Black Wings: The American Black in Aviation. The exhibit and book were dedicated to the American Black Aviator, who has anonymously played a historic role in shaping the growth of modern aviation. Black Wings encompasses the men and women who had to o...

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1987
Size:
3 Sound recordings (3 audio cassette sound recordings)
19 Video recordings (19 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
1 Video recordings (1 U-matic 3/4" video recordings)
1 Sound recordings (1 open reel 1/4" sound recording)
1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-012
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Contemporary Visual Expressions was a 1987 exhibition on Black American artists of the 20th century. It featured the work of Washington artists Sam Gilliam, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, and Keith Morrison, as well as guest artist William T. Williams of New York City. It was the inaugural exhibition in the gallery space in the new home of the Anacostia Mu...

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1973-1986
Size:
31 Sound recordings (10 vinyl sound recordings ; 16 audio cassette sound recordings ; 5 open reel 1/4" audio recordings)
15 Video recordings (2 VHS 1/2" video recordings ; 1 U-matic video recordings ; 1 open reel 1" video recordings ; 10 35mm filmstrips ; 1 16mm film reel)
1.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on the history and art of the Harlem Renaissance. The exhibition, held at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, ran from September 1985–December 1986. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the exhibit, including video and audio created for display within the exhibit along with outtakes and r...

Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture.
Dates:
1994-1995
bulk 1995
Size:
10 Video recordings (5 Betacam SP video recordings ; 1 U-matic 3/4" video recording ; 4 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-034
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on the struggle for equal rights that was exhibited in the Arts and Industries Building, Smithsonian Institution, from September 22, 1995 to March 3, 1996. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the exhibit, including video interviews on the topic and compilation tapes used within the exhi...

Creators:
Kass, Stephen M.
Dates:
circa 1930s
Size:
0.27 linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-061
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from circa 1930 to 1939 and measures .27 linear feet, is comprised of 6 musical scores and one small Luzianne coffee can. Musical scores include: 1) Minstrel Book; 2) Cotton Club Parade 27th edition; 3) O Death Where is Thy Sting?; 4) The Moon Shines on the Moonshine; 5) Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah; 6) When You Sang Hush-a-bye Baby to Me.

Dates:
circa 1985
Size:
29 linear feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-057
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1985, consists of clippings and booklets relating to the First Baptist Church, Norfolk, Virginia.

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