Asian American Arts and Media, Inc., Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-089
Creators:
Asian American Arts and Media, Inc. (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1982-1997
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.01 Linear feet
1 folder
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Asian American Arts and Media, Inc., collection, which dates from 1982 to 1997 and measures .01 linear feet, documents an early era of Asian American art activism in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The collection includes flyers, photo postcards, clippings and newsletters, which highlight the organizations' activities aimed "to promote more positive and realistic images of Asian Pacific Americans through the arts and humanities, and to develop a greater appreciation ans awareness of Asian Pacific American art forms." Among the holdings is a program book from the first Annual Asian American Film Festival cosponsored by Gold Mountain Radio Collective and the Organization of Pan Asian American Women, Inc.

Administration
Processing Information
Machine-readable guide completed by Jennifer Morris, 2018 .
Author
ACMA staff

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at ACMarchives@si.edu
Preferred Citation
Asian American Arts and Media, Inc., Collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, gift of Wendy Lim.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Brochures Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Press releases Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Asian Americans Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picture postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Film festivals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Film festival programs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newspaper clippings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Asian art & culture (Unnumbered) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Washington (D.C.) Place 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