Query: Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Alexander family papers relating to Henry Ossawa Tanner
Creators:
Alexander family
Dates:
1912-1985
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.alexande
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Alexander family papers relating to African American painter Henry Ossawa Tanner. The collection includes correspondence between Tanner and Raymond Alexander (1924-1937) and court documents concerning Tanner's legal action against the Bethel A.M.E Church. Included in the Sadie Aleander materials are personal letters from Tanner; correspondence …

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in AAA.alexande for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
The Times of Richard Allen
Level:
item
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Howell, Michael W.
Vance, Jim
Smithsonian Institution
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Dates:
1994
Size:
1 Video recording (AV000961, open reel, 1 inch)
2 Sound recordings (AV003353, AV003356, open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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in ACMA.03-036 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Climbing Jacob's Ladder
Level:
item
Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Smith, Edward D.
Reinckens, Sharon A.
Nelson, Stanley, 1955-
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Dates:
circa 1992
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1 inch)
1 Video recording (MiniDV)
1 Item (film , color interpositive, 16mm)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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in ACMA.03-036 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Church Songs of Black Americans 1740 - 1877
Level:
item
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Smith, Edward D.
Boyer, Horace Clarence, 1935-
Anacostia Museum
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Dates:
1994, c1987
Size:
2 Video recordings (AV000962, AV003327, open reel, 1 inch)
1 Video recording (AV002642, VHS)
3 Sound recordings (AV002679, AV003345, AV003421, open reel, 1/4 inch)
1 Sound recording (AV003336, cartridge, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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in ACMA.03-036 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Music of the Black American Composer, Juneteenth: Richard Allen Hymnal of 1801
Level:
file
Dates:
1986 June 7
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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in NMAH.AC.0408 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1987 October - 1988 October
Size:
27.63 Linear feet (63 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-036
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on the growth of African American churches in the eastern United States. The exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from October 1987 to October 1988. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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in ACMA.03-036 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Creators:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters
Dates:
1989-1994
Size:
159 Video recordings (U-matic 3/4" video recordings)
1 Video recording (VHS 1/2" video recording)
15 Linear feet (15 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1989 to 1994 and measures 15 linear feet, documents the reminiscences of elderly members of various African-American churches in the Atlanta area, as well as individual church histories, outstanding personalities of the South, religious expression in the South, and styles of singing and worship. The collection is comprised …

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in ACMA.09-001 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Program in African American Culture Collection
Creators:
Maltsby, Portia
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture
Dates:
1850-2004, undated
Size:
100 Cubic feet (309 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection primarily documents the activities of the National Museum of American History's Program in African American Culture (PAAC) dating from 1979 through 2004. The Program in African American Culture (PAAC) created public programs documenting the black experience in the United States, as well as, other countries. Archival materials include photographs, programs, administrative files, magnetic tape, audiocassettes, U-matic and VHS video cassettes.

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in NMAH.AC.0408 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Creators:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Custom Craft
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005
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Dates:
1929-1989
Size:
87 Boxes
The subseries consists of black and white silver gelatin negatives.
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, D.C. from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Subseries 4.6 consists of black and white silver gelatin negatives. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records

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in NMAH.AC.0618.S04.06 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
1972-1977
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-093
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence; exhibition scripts and captions; excerpts from books, journals, articles and other published sources; news releases; loan agreements; newspaper clippings; brochures; pamphlets; photographs and prints; and negatives for the exhibition The Black Presence in the Era of the American Revolution, 1770-1800.

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in Accession 91-093 for Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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