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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:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2007 - 2008
Size:
2.75 linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-052
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Anacostia Community Museum, formerly known as the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, organized by the museum and held there September 15, 2007 through November 9, 2008. The exhibit explored the development of community life of neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River, beginning with the original inhabitation by Native Americans up to the present.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1982-11-14 - 1983-02-27
Size:
0.9 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-054
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on selected works by John N. Robinson and Larry Lebby. The exhibition, held at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, ran from November 14, 1982 --February 27, 1983. 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:
1970-10 - 1970-11
Size:
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-053
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring artistic expression, poetry, and performance created by Lorton Reformatory inmates. The exhibit was held at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from October 1970 to November 1970. 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:
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:
Bazy, Hector, 1851-
Dates:
1910
Size:
30 pages
11 photographs
Typescript documents
Collection ID:
ACMA.M10-003.3
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The manuscript documents Bazy's life as an African American cowboy throughout the Southwest prairies. Also included are photographs and two camp songs.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1969
Size:
3 folders
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-081
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An innovated exhibition exploring contemporary problems of rats in urban areas. The show included a stimulated environment of a back yard with live rats. The exhibit was created and exhibited at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum in November 1969.

Creators:
Wesley, John.
Dates:
circa 1920s-1930s
Size:
0.5 linear feet ((1 box))
Collection ID:
ACMA.M10-003.4
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains a handwritten manuscript of approximately 200 pages by John Wesley. The manuscript gives a history of several generations of the Wesley family in Maryland.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1981-02 - 1982-09
Size:
11.38 linear feet (23 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-029
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on Anna J. Cooper, Washington D. C. educator and author. It was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from February 1981 to September 1982. Louise Daniel Hutchinson served as curator. 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, and floor plans.

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