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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:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
5 Video recordings (VHS)
1 Video recording (U-matic, 3/4")
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-041
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Lucy Moten Elementary School students participated in tours of the Anacostia community which were conducted by former Anacostia resident James Banks and current Anacostia resident Josephine Wharton. The tours were part of the Anacostia Museum/Moten Elementary School Partnership. ['Anacostia: Where We Live' was also tentative title of exhibition.]

Tour. Related to exhibition 'Anacostia: Not the Same Old Story' and Moten Elementary School Audiovisual Materials 1994-1997. AV002085: dated 19950613. AV000854: dated 19950614. AV002188: work in progress, review tape, copy from edit master, undated. AV002250: undated. AV002178: footage of the credits only, dated 19950612. AV002174: Josephine Wharto...

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Creators:
Washington, Rico, Music Journalist
Yanagawa, Shino, Photographer
Dates:
2009-2011
Size:
4 Linear feet (2 boxes; 4 linear ft., 3.58 GB)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the varied stigmas and stereotypes applied to New York City's Housing Authority sites and the residents (past and present) who live in them. Journalist Rico Washington and photographer Shino Yanagawa collaborated on this exhibit which offers an in-depth look at how New York City public housing has impacted society-at-large by producing some of the world's most influential and dynamic artists, entrepreneurs, athletes, musicians, politicians, and thinkers. It was exhibited at the World Festival of Black Arts and Culture in Dakar, Senegal, 2010, at the Gordon Parks Gallery at the College of New Rochelle (NY), 2013, and the Brooklyn Historical Society from 2014-2015.

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Creators:
Adams, Robert McC. (Robert McCormick), 1926-2018, interviewee
Dates:
1984
Size:
3 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9602
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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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

Moten Elementary School Choir sang 'All That I Am and Hope to Be.' Footage also included title card for 'All That I Am and Hope to Be.' This recording was used in the creation of 'Anacostia: Where We Live,' a product of the 1995 Lucy Moten Elementary School - Anacostia Museum partnership.

Music; 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:
Blanc, Giulio V.
Dates:
1920-1995
Size:
11 Linear feet
0.001 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.blangiul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The dates for the Giulio V. Blanc papers range from 1920-1995. Measuring a total of eleven linear feet and 0.001 GB, the collection provides documentation of the art exhibitions Blanc curated during his career, including original writings and exhibition catalogs. The extensive artists files in the collection provide information on numerous Latin American and Caribbean artists. The collection also provides historical information on the life and culture of Cuba.

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Dates:
2005-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (2 half document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9619
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. P...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Political History
Dates:
circa 1946-1982
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Margaret Brown Klapthor, former Scientific Aide in the Civil Section of the Division of History, United States National Museum (USNM), 1944-1946; Assistant Curator of the Section of Civil History, in the Division of History, USNM, 1947-1948; Assistant Curator, 1949-1953, and Associate Curator, 1954-195...

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Creators:
Gordon, Elizabeth, 1906-2000
Dates:
1958-1987
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1988.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers, 1959-1987, of Elizabeth Gordon, editor of the periodical, House Beautiful from 1941-1964, mostly related to her research for the August and September 1960 issues of House Beautiful regarding the Japanese aesthetic concept of "shibui", and the subsequent travelling "shibui exhibition" from 1961-1964. Included are correspondence, some photocopies, 1959-1963; notes; drafts for articles and lectures; printed material including magazine and newspaper clippings, 1959-1987; 2 books, and exhibition announcements; drawings of paper and foil art; a photo album containing photos of exhibition installations; and photographs, slides, color transparencies, and lantern slides depicting people, sites, and objects reflecting the "shibui" aesthetic.

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