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142 documents — Page 2 of 15
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
2006
Size:
3 Video recordings, 2 miniDV video recordings ; 1 VHS 1/2" video recording, 0.15 Linear feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains the audiovisual output of the Anacostia Community Museum's "Jubilee: African American Celebration" exhibition. The exhibition examines historical and contemporary African American holidays and celebrations from around the country. More than 50 holidays, celebratory traditions and occasions are presented in a season-based journey through a calendar year. Observances profiled include those no longer existing, ones created in response to significant events (such as Lincoln’...

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
2003-2004
Size:
10 Sound recordings, 5 CD-RW audio recordings ; 5 MiniDisc audio recordings, 45 Video recordings, 5 DigiBeta video recordings; 2 Betacam SP video recordings; 9 DVCAM video recordings; 19 miniDV video recordings; 10 DVD-R video recordings, 1 Boxes, 1 box of index card video logs, 0.75 Linear feet, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-060
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on the rich tradition of African American storytelling, which is celebrated through videotaped interviews with professional writers telling compelling stories drawn from their own experiences and revealing how the world in which they live impacts their writing. A portion of the exhibition is devoted to African American children's literature and original art used in books for young readers. The exhibition showcases some of the most engaging writers ...

Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture.
Dates:
circa 2000-2001
Size:
9 Sound recordings, 9 audio cassette sound recordings, 0.1 Linear feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-061
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on African American Dance, held at the Arts and Industries Building December 14, 2000 - June 1, 2001. More than 300 paintings, photographs, sculpture, and archival objects -- some dating to the early 1600s -- are used to trace African American dance from its roots in west and central Africa through the 20th century. On view are masks, robes, drums and musical instruments from Africa, along with works by such artists as Richmond Barthe, Romare Beard...

Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum.
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
3 Sound recordings, 1 audio cassette sound recordings ; 2 open reel 1/4" sound recordings, 0.05 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-062
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audio recordings created for a portrait exhibition selected from the Harmon Foundation collection, on loan from the National Portrait Gallery, as well as biographical information and memorabilia. The exhibition was on view at the Anacostia Community Museum from April 17, 1983 - August 21, 1983. Likenesses of blacks who made significant contributions in the fields of civil rights, law, education, medicine, the military, and the arts were on display. Included were Marian Anderson, Joe Lewis, W.E.B...

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
2002
Size:
11 Sound recordings, 11 VHS 1/2" video recordings, 0.5 Linear feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-009
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains the video interviews conducted with collectors, scholars, and and other specialists as part of the Anacostia Community Museum's On-Line Academy. The On-line Academy was presented to demonstrate the Museum's commitment to collections development, storage, and preservation, and it encourages patrons to use the information presented along with the database of artifacts in the museum's permanent collection to think about what role material culture plays in helping us to come...

Creators:
Smith, Morgan and Marvin, b. 1910
Dates:
circa 1954-1990, bulk 1970-1980
Size:
481 Sound recordings, 203 audio cassette sound recordings ; 6 vinyl sound recordings ; 272 open reel 1/4" sound recordings, 1 Floppy discs, 209 Video recordings, 21 16mm film prints ; 188 video recordings, 23 Linear feet, 27 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-012
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Morgan and Marvin Smith, twin brothers who lived and worked in Harlem, NY, are regarded as the premiere photographers of the area from the 1930s-1950s. The two brothers pursued many creative outlets outside of photography, including painting, film, and

Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
November 12-13, 2010
Size:
0.15 Linear feet, 1 box; 9 miniDV video recordings; 1 CD-R sound recordings
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-013
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Connecting the Worlds of the African Diaspora: The Living Legacy of Lorenzo Dow Turner was a symposium held at the Anacostia Community Museum November 12-13, 2010. The keynote speaker was Emory Shaw Campbell, and other participants included Alcione M. Amos, Herb Frazier, Thomas B. Klein, Livio Sansone, and Kevin A. Yalvington. The symposium was held in association with the Word, Shout, Song exhibition, which documented the historical journey made by people from Africa, their language, and their ...

Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture.
Dates:
1992-1998
Size:
3 Linear feet, 3 boxes, 1 Video recordings, 1 VHS 1/2" video recording, 87 Cubic feet, 1 DAT sound recording ; 6 microcassette sound recordings ; 80 audio cassette sound recordings
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-014
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains audiovisul documentation of the work conducted by the Center for African American History and Culture. It includes sound and video recordings of interviews, programs, and exhibit-related materials created before the Center for African American and Culture merged with the Anacostia Community Museum.

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:
Brown, Audrey
Dates:
1997-1998, bulk 1998
Size:
0.5 Linear feet, 2 boxes, 57 Sound recordings, 57 audio cassette sound recordings
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-016
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This is a collection of original audio interviews conducted by Audrey Brown for her 1999 Ph.D. dissertation at American University entitled "Imagining a Nation: Late Twentieth Century African American Women's Participation in cultural Politics and Transformative Social Action."

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