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Creators:
Maynard, Thomas
Clark, Julie
Dates:
undated
1710-1865
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0786
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of a variety of legal documents that relate to slavery and African-Americans.

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undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1822 - 1850
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0653
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Michigan Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Berry-Jackson, Marguerite L.
Cross, Marie L.
Ahearn, Fred, 1910-1991
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Dates:
1987 June 24
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1987
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Marguerite Berry-Jackson, Marie Cross Mecosta; Fred Ahearn, Shirley Foster, Nellie Simons, Berdene "Bud" Simons, Burt Christenson; Mel Hammon, Les Raber, Ron Hammon, Paul Gifford Fugitive Slave Narratives; Great Sit-Down Strike; Comparative Fiddle Styles 1 Of 4

101 Fugitive Slave Narratives / Marguerite L. Berry-Jackson, Marie L. Cross. 102 The Flint Sit-Down Strike / Fred Ahearn, Berdene Simons, Shirley Foster, Nellie Simons. 103 Comparative Fiddle Styles / Les Raber, Mel Hammon. Fiddle.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Michigan Program 1987 Washington, D.C.
Wyss, David
Sedlecky-Borsum, Josephine F.
Stephan, Jay
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Dates:
1987 June 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1987
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Josephine Sedlecky, Jay Stephan, David Wyss; Marguerite Berry-Jackson, Marie Cross; Bill Stimac, Art Moilanen Riverlore; Fugitive Slave Narratives; Music And Community 1 Of 4

101 Riverlore / David Wyss, Josephine F. Sedlecky-Borsum, Jay Stephan. 102 Fugitive Slave Narratives / Marguerite L. Berry-Jackson, Marie L. Cross. 103 Music and Community / Art Moilanen, Bill Stimac. Accordion.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Vance, Jim
Dates:
circa 1987
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator Jim Vance presents a very short history of the Twelfth Baptist Church of Boston and the life of Reverend Leonard Grimes. The church's and reverend's work with the Underground Railroad and antislavery movement, and after the passing of Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 are highlighted. The arrests of Shadrach and Anthony Burns are also addressed. ...

Narration only. Might be part of Climbing Jacob's Ladder Audiovisual Records. Production elements: AV003356 and AV003428 [narration]. AV003356: begins at 000115 [first minute of recording related to The Times of Richard Allen]. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-041
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Footage of 'Frederick Douglass National Historic Site' sign and the exterior of the Frederick Douglass Memorial House. Title card for 'The Autobiography of Frederick Douglass.' This footage was used in the creation of 'Anacostia: Where We Live,' a product of the 1995 Lucy Moten Elementary School - Anacostia Museum partnership.

B-roll of unedited footage; title card. Related to exhibition 'Anacostia: Not the Same Old Story' and Moten Elementary School Audiovisual Materials 1994-1997 and 'Anacostia: Where We Live' [bib #387176]. Dated 19950501.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1993
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-032
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

To introduce the exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South,' performance artist Kwelismith portrayed Harriet Tubman on the Underground Railroad in a performance titled 'Freedom's Coming.' Question and answered session followed the performances.

Performance. Related to exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South.' AV002209: first performance. AV002210: second performance. Dated 19931204.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1994
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-032
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Footage of the installations, artifacts, and panels displayed throughout the exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South.'

Related to exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South.'Dated 19940301.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-032
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

After reading a story about a little girl in Africa who was enslaved and taken to America, Robert Hall led a group of students on a tour of the exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South." Participating students attended Stanton Elementary School, 6th Grade; Af. Ctrd School, 3rd Grade; and Beginning Elementary Sc...

Exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Before Freedom Came: African American Life in the Antebellum South.' Dated 19931213.

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