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Education and Public Programs, Department of (NMAH, SI)
National Museum of American History (U.S.)
Dates:
2002-2003.
Size:
20 Cubic feet (21 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0848
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Comment cards, on which museum visitors recorded their memories of the events of September 11, 2001, and their opinions on how their lives have changed as a result of those events. Comment cards have been made available in the exhibition hall in every venue for visitors to record their comments.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Octagon (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Joanna Banks discussed slaves and slavery with a group of young students. After the discussion, Banks read a story about the life of African Americans in Washington, D.C. from 1800-1860; specifically, the story about Addy and her life as a house slave. After the story, there was a discussion about freedom and singing of a 'Sweet Honey in the Rock' ...

Education program. Related to the exhibition 'Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Washington, D.C. 1800-1860.' Dated 19951204.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Octagon (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

To a group of docents, Curator Kym S. Rice explained the context of the exhibition 'Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Washington, D.C. 1880-1860' and answered questions at The Octagon Museum.

Lecture. Dated 19950930.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
2 video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Walk thru tours, led by Kym Rice, for the exhibition 'Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Washington, D.C., 1800-1860.' Tours were given to docents as part of their training. Steven Newsome and others spoke at the opening of the exhibition; speeches followed by a reception.

Exhibition Tour and Exhibition Opening. Related to exhibition 'Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Washington, D.C., 1800-1860.' Dated 19951014.

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Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Defender (film manufacturer)
Dates:
ca. 1930-1940
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Display of jars, toy airplanes, unidentified equipment, and a board with a heading, "Industrial Home for Colored Children". On the board is an organizational chart showing the Superintendent of the Industrial Home School for Colored Children under the Board of Public Welfare Director, who is under the Commissioners of the District of Coulmbia. Also...

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Creators:
Meghelli, Samir
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 August 18
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (MP3)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-119
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interview created as part of the research for the Anacostia Community Museum's "A Right to the City" exhibition.

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Creators:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Defender (film manufacturer)
Dates:
1935
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 8" x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wall display of thirty-one posters for the Robert T. Freeman dental poster contest. All the posters promote healthy teeth and dental care. Ink on negative: caption. "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2007
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-052
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

John N. Robinson, Jr. and Rita Robinson talked about where they grew up in Washington, D.C.; the schools they attended; and the recreation in which they participated as children/youth. They discussed how they met. Rita talked about the role of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in the community; growing up poor using the outhouse and water pump in W...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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Creators:
Meghelli, Samir
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2017 April 17
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (MP3)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-119
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interview created as part of the research for the Anacostia Community Museum's "A Right to the City" exhibition.

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Creators:
Meghelli, Samir
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 September 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (MP3)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-119
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interview created as part of the research for the Anacostia Community Museum's "A Right to the City" exhibition.

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