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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:
Dale, Dianne
Dates:
1866 - 1990.
Size:
5 boxes (3.80 linear feet)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-074
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Dale-Patterson family papers, which date from 1866 to 1990 and measure 3.80 linear feet, document the personal and professional lives of the Dale-Patterson family who came to live in Hillsdale, Anacostia, area of Washington, D.C., in 1892.

Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum.
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1975 February-1975 June
Size:
3.52 Linear feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on African American contributions to America's westward expansion. Organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. The show was held at the museum from February --June, 1975. 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:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2004
Size:
0.25 linear feet (1 box)
86 video recordings (84 DVD-R video recordings ; 2 DVCAM video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.6
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains the audiovisual materials that were selected from the Anacostia Community Museum Archives collection for a digitization project funded by The Rockefeller Foundation in 2004. Materials include DVD copies of interviews, musical performances, documentaries, and news reels created from analog versions in the ACMA collection.

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.

Dates:
circa 1901-1940
Size:
3.4 linear feet ((37 books) (1 box))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-108
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1901-1940, contains 37 books from African-American authors associated with the Harlem Renaissance. These materials were purchased in support of the exhibit "The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties" which was held at the Anacostia Community Museum from September 1985--December 1986.

Creators:
United States. Army
Dates:
1974-1986
Size:
3 linear feet (3 boxes)
29 video recordings (29 U-matic 3/4" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-015
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains United States Army-produced videos collected by the Center for African American History and Culture. The video programs focus on race relations and blacks in the military.

Creators:
Turner, Geneva Calcier
Dates:
1895-1999
bulk 1930-1970
Size:
1.8 cubic feet (consisting of 1 box and 3 oversized flat boxes.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-069
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1895-1999, contains the personal papers of Geneva Townes Turner and documents her family and her life with Dr. Lorenzo Dow Turner. Materials include clippings, correspondence, marriage certificates, photographs, portraits, programs and scrapbooks.

Dates:
circa 1850 - 1871
Size:
1.27 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-046
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1850-1971, contains materials relating to abolitionist Frederick Douglass. It includes 3 books (Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, LIfe and Times of Frederick Douglass, and My Bondage and My Freedom), a carte-de-visite, various portraits of Douglass, including an etching and lithograph, clippings from Harper's Weekly and the Evening Star, and photographs of Douglass in various settings, including one of Douglass in Key West with members of the Santo Domingo mission.

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1983-1994
bulk 1983-1990
Size:
0.25 linear feet
38 sound recordings (38 audio cassette sound recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-020
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains audio recordings of meetings and conferences led by the American Association of Museums, which is now known as the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). It includes recordings of AAM events from the years 1976-1994, with the majority being created in the 1980s.

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