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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:
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 comprised of audiovisual materials.

Creators:
Layton, Benjamin
Dates:
circa 1865-1977
Size:
3.45 linear feet, 5 boxes; 1 folder
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Benjamin Layton collection documents the life, family history, and interests of Benjamin T. Layton. Items date from circa 1865 to 1977. The collection measures 3.45 linear feet and is composed of newsletters, clippings, pamphlets, newspapers, correspondence, certificates, photographs, memorabilia, books, stamps, etchings, and programs.

Creators:
Payne, Ethel L.
Dates:
circa 1960s-1980s
Size:
0.5 linear feet, 2 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-011
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Ethel Payne papers, which date from circa 1960s to 1980s and measure .50 linear feet, document the career of journalist Ethel Payne. The collection is comprised of passports, badges, photographs, press credentials, awards and ephemera.

Creators:
District of Columbia Art Association.
Dates:
1961-1990
Size:
1.91 linear feet, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1969 to 1991 and measures 1.91 linear feet, documents the history of the District of Columbia Art Association, which was founded in 1961 by D.C. public school teachers. The collection is comprised of business documents, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, and artist biographies.

Creators:
Kuhn, Jim, d. 2003.
Dates:
circa 1823-1996
Size:
0.54 linear feet, 2 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-007
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection, which dates from circa 1853-1996, contains material documenting the history of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, including the Harpers Ferry Armory, the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, and the incorporation of Murphy Farm into the Historical Park. A highlight of the collection is a framed copyprint of members of the Colored Women's League on the Murphy Farm after their annual meeting in Washington, D.C., July 1896. Also contains several issues of Gleason's Pictorial, dating ...

Creators:
Patterson, Frederick D. (Frederick Douglass), 1901-1988
Dates:
1882-1988
Size:
18.66 linear feet, 21 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-010
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

President of Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute (later Tukegee Institute; now Tuskegee University) from 1935 - 1953 and founder of the United Negro College Fund (1944). Patterson was born on October 10, 1901. Orphaned at age two, he was raised by his eldest sister, Wilhelmina (Bess), a school teacher in Texas. He studied at Iowa State College, where he received a doctorate in veterinary medicine in 1923 and a master of science degree in 1927. Five years later, he was awarded a second docto ...

Creators:
Plummer-Arnold family
Dates:
circa 1880-2005, circa 2005, bulk 1880-1955
Size:
1.44 linear feet, 2 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-038
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, spanning the late 19th century to 2005 with the bulk from circa 1880 to circa 1955, measures 1.44 linear feet and documents the daily lives and activities of the Plummer-Arnold family and the military career of Henry Vinton Plummer. The collection consists of 48 color and black-and-white photographs and a framed certificate, letter, and two DVDs regarding the honorable discharge of Henry Vinton Plummer. The photographs are undated.

Creators:
Lucus, Ethel Minns
Lucus, James William
Dates:
circa 1902-1990, bulk 1919-1960
Size:
0.53 linear feet, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from circa 1902 to 1990 and measures .53 linear feet, documents the personal and professional lives of James William Lucus and Ethel Minns Lucus. The collection is comprised of photographs, correspondence, postcards, newspaper clippings, diplomas, awards, pamphlets, leaflets, programs, and vital statistics records.

Creators:
Harris, Chester Lee
Dates:
circa 1884-2001, bulk 1940-1976
Size:
1.37 linear feet, 4 boxes
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-034
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Lee Harris papers, which dates from circa 1884 to 2001 and measures 1.43 linear feet, documents the activities of Chester Lee Harris and his extended family. The papers are comprised of certificates, diplomas, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, books, and photographs.

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