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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1972
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item
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1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Coolidge Gospel Choir, a youth musical group, performs at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum.

Musicial performance. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19720301.

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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 350
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
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item
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1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A group of museum professionals discuss how to best present their recommendation report to a group of trustees. The report includes recommending existing museums survey their home cities and metropolitan areas; verifying the need and the opportunity for the area; and moving to assist in the establishment and maintenance of a system of neighborhood ...

Meeting. Undated.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970
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item
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1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Photographs of the Carver Theater and the opening of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum - speakers, ribbon cutting, artifacts from the opening day exhibition, visitors, and Anacostia community leaders. Subjects of exhibition artifacts include science and technology, artwork, Frederick Douglass, slavery, Dred Scott case, and African history and cultu...

Photographs. Images only; no sound. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1967
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Anacostia Neighborhood Museum (ANM) opening day festivities: invocation, singing of the National Anthem, welcome address, speeches, benediction, and ribbon cutting. Speakers include S. Dillon Ripley, Robert Hooks, and Stanley Anderson; and a performance by a group from Our Lady of Perpetual Help. S. Dillon Ripley presents John Kinard with a guest b...

Ceremony. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19670915.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Stanley Anderson talks about the origin of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum (ANM); the community's reaction to the museum coming to Anacostia; and the collaboration between the community, ANM, and Smithsonian to create the museum.

Interview. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV003555: from 000358 - 000930 [also on recording: Anacostia Neighborhood Museum: Exhibition Construction and Exterior of Museum]. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Students from Nichols Avenue Elementary School sing Christmas songs and recite stories in celebration of Christmas. Following the children's performances, Santa Claus arrives and tells the children a story about black Santa.

Christmas program. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Richard Pryor presents John Kinard with a painting by Pleasant Burke, an artist and inmate at Lorton Reformatory. Pryor and Kinard both speak about Lorton Reformatory and the inmates at Lorton Reformatory. Pryor performs a short comic routine.

Presentation and performance. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 1974.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A group of museum professionals discuss the specifics of a report containing recommendations of how museums can better serve local neighborhoods. Discussion includes defining neighborhood museums; how to work with the community in creating exhibits and museum programs; how to use the resources of the museum in new and innovative manner; and what de...

Meeting. Undated.