Ford-Deas family papers, circa 1900-1969

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-062
Creators:
Ford-Deas family
Dates:
circa 1900-1969
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3.42 Linear feet
(10 boxes)
Repository:
The collection, which dates from approximately 1900-1969 and measures 3.42 linear feet, documents the lives and activities of the Ford-Deas family. The collection is comprised of black-and-white photographs, color photographs, photograph albums, clippings, correspondence, postcards, bankbooks, blankbooks, diplomas, sheet music, scrapbook, poems, sketches and drawings.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Preferred Citation note
Ford-Deas family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Theresa Ford Allen.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
The Ford-Deas family papers were donated to the Anacostia Community Museum in 2008 by Theresa Ford Allen.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Color photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C. 20020
ACMArchives@si.edu
http://www.anacostia.si.edu/Collections/ArchiveCollection