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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1999
Size:
0.9 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-011
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring and examining religious imagery in African American art curated by Deborah Willis. The show was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Anacostia Gallery February 14, 1999 through June 15, 1999. This exhibit featured over 60 artists including David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, Radcliffe Bailey, Chester Higgins, Jr., and Valerie Maynard.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel.
Dates:
1979-02 - 1980-02
Size:
9.15 linear feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on the history of the transatlantic slave trade, organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood and held there from February 1979-February 1980. Curated by Louise Daniel Hutchinson. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2000
Size:
0.6 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-004
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This show presented photographs and photo media based art work produced by black photographers from 1840 to the present. The images in the exhibition form a technical history of the medium as well as a picorial history of African Americans. Curated by Deborah Willis , the show was exhibited at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery from February 4 to June 30, 2000.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1992-01 - 1992-07
Size:
13.04 linear feet (18 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-033
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on 187 years of civil rights activism in Washington, DC. The show was created by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and exhibited there from January 1992 to July 1992. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-03-04 - 1995-05-28
Size:
2.42 linear feet (3 boxes, 1 binder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-007
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on selected works created by Georgette Seabrooke Powell. The show was curated by Michelle Black Smith, and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from March 4, 1995 to May 28, 1995. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, education packets, floor plans, and catalogues.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1987-10 - 1988-10
Size:
27.63 linear feet (63 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on the growth of African American churches in the eastern United States. The exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from October 1987 to October 1988. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1993-03 - 1993-06
Size:
1.42 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-018
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on the history of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. The show was organized by the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts and exhibited at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from March 1993 to June 1993. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, and floor plans.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-1999
Size:
14 linear feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition examining the faith and spiritual traditions in African American religious life in the 1990s. The exhibition features members of Christian churches as well as those of other faiths. Special attention is given to the ways that African American congregations are responding to contemporary challenges affecting their families, neighborhoods, and communities. Curated by Gail Lowe, the show wa displayed in the Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building from May 1998 to December 1999.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2010
Size:
2.7 linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-056
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition documenting the historical journey made by people from Africa to the Americas, along with their language and music. In the 1930s, Lorenzo Dow Turner discovered that the Gullah people of Georgia and South Carolina retained parts of the culture and language of their West African enslaved ancestors. Turner's research produced a living treasury of previously unknown traditions, songs, and folkways that also uncovered and illuminated the connections with West African and Afro-Brazilian communities.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1993-07 - 1993-09
Size:
1.8 linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-20
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A traveling exhibition on the life and times of Frederick Douglass. The show was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. It was exhibited at the museum from July 1993 to September 1993. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include research files, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, floor plans, and catalogues.

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