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

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 co...

Creators:
Gordon, Lori K.
Dates:
2001-2004
Size:
1.31 linear feet (2 boxes; audiocassettes, videocassettes, floppy disk, CDs)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-082
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Labat: A Creole Legacy project records, which dates from 2001 to 2004 and measure 1.31 linear feet, contain materials documenting the creation of artist Lori K. Gordon's quilt, titled "Labat: a Creole Legacy," and the life of Celestine Labat. The collection is composed of audiocassettes, videocassettes, floppy disks, CDs, transcripts, newspaper clippings, writings, notes, correspondence, notecards, and postcards.

Creators:
Jackson, Frank R. 1908-2007
Dates:
circa 1932 - 1999
Size:
2 linear feet (3 boxes; 1 mapcase folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-068
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1932-1999, documents the personal and professional life of Frank R. Jackson, as well as daily life in Anacostia. Materials include color and black-and-white photographs, negatives, clippings, programs, certificates, scrapbooks, programs, and crossword puzzles. Many of the photographs depict the dismantling of the Frederick Douglass housing project and the construction of Henson Ridge.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service.
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-002
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This show featured 36 portraits--27 oil paintings and 9 color photo reproductions--selected from the Harmon Foundation collection, from the National Portrait Gallery, as well as biographical information and memorabilia. Likenesses of blacks who made significant contributions in the fields of civil rights, law, education, medicine, the military, and the arts are on display. Included are Marian Anderson, Joe Lewis, W.E.B. duBois, Thurgood Marshall, George Washington Carver, Charles Drew, William Ayres Campbell, and Richard Barthe. It was exhibited at the Anacostia Neigborhood Museum from April 17, 1983 to August 21, 1983.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1998 January-1998 March
Size:
0.83 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-013
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on African American male quilt makers organized by Dr. Gladys-Marie Fry and exhibited at Anacostia Community Museum from January 1998 --March 1998. Quilters included: Elroy Atkins, Paul Buford, Charles Carter, Thomas Covington, Raymond Dobard, David Driskell, Benjamin Jackson, Dennis Jones, Thomas Mack, Jeff Martin, Herbert Munn, Charles Palmer, Joe Washington, and Warren Wise. 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:
1983-1984
Size:
8 Linear feet
68 Video recordings (16mm film reels)
19 Sound recordings (Open reel 1/4" sound recordings)
13 Sound recordings (Audio cassette sound recordings)
1 Video recordings (VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition featuring the works of artists Lou and Di Stovall organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from September 18 – December 18, 1983. This collection contains the includes a film created for use within the exhibit along with production elements and outtakes, as well as audio recording...

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 linear foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-014
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on the history of African American quilt-making. The show was organized by the Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky and exhibited at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from July 1993 to October 1993. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, photographs, brochures, educational materials, and floor plans.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-009
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection include correpsondence, brochures, biographical files, artist's statements, interview transcripts, loan agreements, contact sheets, and photographs. All research gathered in prepartion for an exhibition on the art of Ed Dwight that was cancelled in 1983. Of interest is photographic documentation of Mr. Dwight in his studdio taken by museum staff.

Creators:
Cummings, Steven M.
Dates:
1993-2005
Size:
11 photographic prints (gelatin silver.)
0.06 Linear feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.2006.7063
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from 1993-2005, contains 11 gelatin silver photographic prints by Steven M. Cummings. The images depict African-American men in scenes of daily life in the Washington, D.C. area.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1972-2006
bulk 1972-1980
Size:
47 Video recordings (27 VHS 1/2" video recordings ; 20 open reel 1/2" video recordings)
46 Sound recordings (45 audio cassette sound recordings ; 1 microcassette sound recording)
3.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-018
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains audio and video recordings of administrative meetings throughout the Anacostia Community Museum's history. It includes recordings of board, committee, staff, school board, and Anacostia Historical Society meetings from the years 1972-2006, with the majority being created in the 1970s. Some of the original video recordings f...

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