Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-065
Creators:
Burt, Catherine
Dates:
circa 1980s
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.42 Linear feet
(2 boxes)
Repository:
The collection, which dates from the 1980s and measures 1.42 linear feet, was compiled in the course of preparations for the "Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds" exhibit, which was staged at the Anacostia Museum from February 1976 to December 1976. This collection documents the lives and achievements of African American women in a variety of fields, including law, medicine, education, politics, science and the arts. The collection is comprised of documents, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence, photocopies, brochures and pamphlets.

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
Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Catherine Burt.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
The Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women was donated to the Anacostia Community Museum in 2008 by Catherine Burt.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Photocopies Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American women educators Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American women jazz singers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American women executives Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American women journalists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American clergy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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African American women poets Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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African American women judges Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Women clergy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American soldiers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American women Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamphlets Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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African American women entertainers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wright, Jane Cooke., Dr., 1919- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walker, Alice, 1944- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walker, Maggie Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coppin, Fanny Jackson Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dunham, Katherine Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Alexander, Sadie Tanner Mossell, 1898-1989 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rudolph, Wilma, 1940- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Powers, Harriet, 1837-1911 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lee, Jarena, b. 1783 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Parsons, Lucy E. (Lucy Eldine), 1853-1942 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C. 20020
ACMArchives@si.edu
http://www.anacostia.si.edu/Collections/ArchiveCollection