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Dates:
1954-2017
Size:
2.84 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records document the planning, organizing, and promotion of an exhibition exploring the triumphs and struggles of Latinx migrants and immigrants in four urban areas: Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, Raleigh-Durham, NC, and Charlotte, NC. The exhibition was organized and held at the Anacostia Community Museum from December 5, 2016 – January 7, 2018, and traveled to the Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School in Washington, DC, from October 2018 to Spring 2019. Materials include research files, exhibition files, oral history interviews, exhibition brochures, and media coverage.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 November 03
Level:
item
Size:
6 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
1 sound recording (MP3 Sound (.MP3), born digital)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Catalina Rodriguez-Lima, the Director of the Mayor's Office of Immigrant and Multicultural Affairs (MIMA) in Baltimore City, talked about her family and growing up in Cuenca, Ecuador; her experience learning English; her first impressions after moving to Baltimore County; and what she thought about United States prior to moving to the states. She s...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' Dated 20161103.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 November 04
Level:
item
Size:
4 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Julio Guity-Guevara, born in Ceiba, Honduras, talked about his family and where they lived; growing up in Honduras; and his earliest memories. He also talked about his arrival in the United States, particularly Washington, D.C.; his first impression of the United States; and his identity - Afro-Latino and Garifuna. Guity-Guevara described the Mayor...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' Dated 20161104.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 March 22
Level:
item
Size:
32 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
1 sound recording (MP3 Sound Recording )
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Cornelio Campos, a self-taught artist and activist from Cheran, Michoacan (Mexico), talked about his family and where they lived; growing up in Mexico; when and why he left Mexico; his arrival in the United States; and his first impression of the United States and Durham, North Carolina. He talked about his work as a farm laborer when he arrived in...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' The MP4 video files are grouped with related SMI files, PPN files, XML documents, and BIM files. Dated 20160322.

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Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1942-1998
Size:
21.6 Cubic feet (consisting of 17 cartons, 2 oversized boxes.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-027
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of an exhibition exploring the immigration of people of African descent from Central and South America and the Caribbean to the Washington Metropolitan Area. The show was organized and hosted by the Anacostia Museum from August 21, 1994 through August 7, 1995. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 November 04
Level:
item
Size:
6 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
1 sound recording (MP3 Sound (.MP3), born digital)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Eduardo Lopez, producer of the 'Linea Directa' public service television series, talked about birth in Mexico and growing up in El Salvador; why his family moved to Washington, D.C. area, specifically Silver Spring, MD; his first impressions of the United States; and growing up in Silver Spring, MD, and then San Francisco, CA in the late 60s, early...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' Dated 20161104.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 November 03
Level:
item
Size:
6 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
1 sound recording (MP3 Sound (.MP3), born digital)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dr. Ana Maria Schwartz Caballero, professor of Spanish and Second Language Education at University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), talked about her family, her childhood, and growing up in Havana, Cuba; when and where her family lived when they came to the states (United States); her arrival in Baltimore and first impression of the United Sta...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' Dated 20161103.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2016 March 26
Level:
item
Size:
24 Video recordings (MP4 Video (.MP4), born digital)
1 sound recording (MP3 Sound Recording)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Silvia Falconi, from Mendoza, Argentina, talked about her family and where they lived; her arrival in the United States and first impressions of the U.S.; and her early aspirations. She described living in New York - the challenges, the things she loved, and her memories; her arrival in North Carolina and first impressions of living in the South, p...

Interview. Related to exhibition 'Gateways/Portales.' The MP4 video files are grouped with related SMI files, PPN files, XML documents, and BIM files. Dated 20160326.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1994
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-027
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

While walking through an exhibition, Hector Corporan talked about the African American pioneers of Latin music in Washington, D.C., particularly the musicians who performed the mambo, cha-cha rhythm, and the merengue of the 1950s and 1960s; and the instruments used by the musicians.

Exhibition tour. AV002046: dated 19941018. AV002042: dated 19941119.

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