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1957-2009
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.ashtdore
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondents include Alfred Barr, Roland Barthes, Elizabeth Bishop and James Brooks.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1985
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

During the audio tour of exhibition, The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties, narrator Robert Hall presents the evolution and achievements of black creative expression beginning in Harlem and spreading across the United States during th 1920s. Literary, visual, performance, and cinematic achievements are profiled. Including brief biographical h...

Self guided audio tour narration. Part of The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties Audiovisual Records. AV001362: master. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Washington artist Prentiss Taylor recalled the Harlem Renaissance. Taylor once lived in New York City where he met and forged friendships wtih Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, Carl Van Vechten, Richmond Barthe, Zora Neale Hurston, and others. During his presentation, Taylor relived many of the memories of these relationships.

Lunch bag forum. Audio only. Poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Dated 19860606.

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Creators:
Sekula, Allan
Panzer, Mary
Dates:
2011 August 20-2012 February 14
Size:
12 Items (Sound recording: 12 sound files (6 hr.,14 min.), digital, wav)
143 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sekula11
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Allan Sekula conducted 2011 August 20-2012 February 14, by Mary Panzer, for the Archives of American Art at Sekula's studio and home in Los Angeles, California and at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

May Miller Sullivan, called a Washington treasure, is the daughter of the historian and educator Kelly Miller. This playwright and poet read from her works and discussed some of the black renaissance personalities she knew well.

Lunch Bag Forum and poetry reading. Sound only. Very poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dorothy Gilliam, Washington Post columnist and author of numerous articles and books including 'Paul Robeson: All American,' shares insights on Robeson's extraordinary life and career.

Lecture. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Undated.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Former museum staff member and professional puppeteer Schroeder Cherry returned with his unique puppets to tell exciting stories of the Harlem Renaissance. Performance was held at the Anacostia Museum on May 30, 1986.

Performance. Audio only. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Dated 19860530.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A'Lelia Walker, a central renaissance figure, was widely known as the heiress to a beauty fortune. Her mother was Madame C.J. Walker, the first black American millionaire businesswoman. A'Leila Bundles, journalist and great-granddaughter of A'Leila Walker, researches and writes extensively about both of her ancestors. On May 2, 1986, Bundles shared...

Lunch Bag Forum. Audio only. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Dated 19860503.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

On May 4, 1986, four educators and writers discussed black women writers of the 1920s. They explored common themes, their views on color and class, and how they dealt with loving, aging, impermanence, and death. Panelists included Jonetta Barras from the D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities; Joyce A. Joyce, Ph.D. from University of Maryland; ...

Panel discussion. Audio only. Poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties.' Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1985
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator speaks of the Black Musical Revues of the 1920s and the Golden Era of Broadway Musicals. He describes the music and dance of the black musical, including Shuffle-Along, Running Wild, Chocolate Dandies, Black Birds, Hot Chocolates. Individual singers, dancers, musicians, composers, playwrights, and lyrists are profiled.

Narration. AV003306 and AV003374-2: same content. AV003374-1: same content as other two assets but consistent beeping throughout recording. Part of The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties Audiovisual Records. AV003306: undated. AV003374: dated 19850823.

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