Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 349
Creators:
Anacostia Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
1972-1987
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records reflect the varied interests and activities of John R. Kinard as Director of the Anacostia Museum. The files consist primarily of official correspondence with museum professionals, community leaders and activists, officials of Washington, D. C., and Smithsonian management. Kinard's involvement with organizations such as the African American Museums Association, the Anacostia Historical Society, the Anacostia Coordinating Council, and the Afro-American Bicentennial Corporation is documented.
Materials include photographs and clippings from newspapers and magazines, some of which describe Kinard's May 5, 1987, speech at the 51st annual conference of the Southern African Museums Association held in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 349, Anacostia Museum. Office of the Director, Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Kinard, John, 1936-1989 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American Museums Association Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anacostia Museum. Office of the Director Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anacostia Historical Society Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anacostia Coordinating Council Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Afro-American Bicentennial Corporation Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
South African Museums Association Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Historical museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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