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Creators:
MacDonald, Kevin John, 1946-2006
Dates:
1958-2006
Size:
8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.macdkevi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. painter and printmaker Kevin MacDonald measure 8 linear feet, and date from 1958-2006. The collection contains correspondence with friends and colleagues; journals, notebooks, and other writings; printed material; artwork by MacDonald and others; 29 sketchbooks; sound and video recordings; and home movies. Of note are several files regarding his work with the Washington Project for the Arts.

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Creators:
Washington Society of Landscape Painters
Dates:
1917-2000
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.washsocl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters measure 1 linear foot and date from 1917 to 2000. The collection documents the activities of the society through scrapbooks, general records, printed matter, correspondence, and photographs.

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Creators:
Getz, Ilse, 1917-
Dates:
1928-1999
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.getzilse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of collage artist Ilse Getz measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1928 through 1999, with the bulk of the papers dating from circa 1947-circa 1990. Her personal life is reflected through biographical material including a genealogy of the Bechhold family; marriage and death certificates; and writings that include journals, artist statement, poems and notes. The collection contains letters from friends, artists, collectors, and museum and art gallery representatives; exhibition files; and printed material relating to Getz's exhibitions. Also found are photographs, slides and transparencies of artwork.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-053
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Inner Voices group from the Lorton Correctional Complex use music, dancing, and dramatic skits to present the drug scene based on the experiences of the men in the group. Performance is followed by a question and answer session where the inmates talk about their experiences using drugs.

Dramatic and music performance. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Transcribed from AV004343: Lorton "Inner Voices" Pertormance at Drug Exhibit on the mall. Undated.

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Creators:
Livelli, VIncent
Dates:
undated
1991-2006
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0852
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ephemera collected primarily in New York City relating to Latino entertainment, especially music.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-053
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Formerly incarcerated individuals discussed the effect of penal institutions on their lives; rehabilitation; work and educational opportunities and assignments; description of maximum security versus minimum security; black youth in prison; length of prison sentences; public court system and court appointed lawyers; racism within the criminal justi...

Discussion. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Transcribed from physical asset: Rap Session on Lorton by Male Anacostia Resident. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum Black Heritage Puppet Theatre
Dates:
1981
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-029
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A puppet show, organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum Black Heritage Puppet Theatre, provides school children with an introduction to the exhibition, Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South. The main character in the puppet show is a student who needs to present a report on a black woman who lived in Washington, D.C. and who made an outstand...

Puppet show. Part of Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South Audiovisual Records. Dated 19810415.