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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-1999
Level:
series
Size:
56 Sound recordings (56 audio cassette sound recordings)
14 Video recordings (7 U-matic 3/4" video recordings ; 7 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition examining the faith and spiritual traditions in African American religious life in the 1990s. The exhibition features members of Christian churches as well as those of other faiths. Special attention is given to the ways that African American congregations are responding to contemporary challenges aff...

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Creators:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.
Dates:
1965-2006
bulk 1975-1998
Size:
5.67 Linear feet ((1 box, 6 binders))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-059
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from circa 1965 to 2006 and measures 5.67 linear feet, documents the built and natural environment of the Anacostia neighborhood, as well as the activities of the Anacostia Coordinating Council, which sponsored the Historic Anacostia Revitalization Project, a survey of all buildings in the Anacostia Historic District. The collection consists of slides, photographs, negatives, correspondence, newsletters, reports, printed material and ephemera.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-1999
Size:
14 Linear feet (17 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition examining the faith and spiritual traditions in African American religious life in the 1990s. The exhibition features members of Christian churches as well as those of other faiths. Special attention is given to the ways that African American congregations are responding to contemporary challenges affecting their families, neighborhoods, and communities. Curated by Gail Lowe, the show wa displayed in the Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building from May 1998 to December 1999.

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file
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1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:46:03). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((2 sound cassettes))
1 Sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-006
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An interview of Almore Dale conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Almore Dale discusses growing up in Anacostia and attending the Birney School and Howard University. He talks about the typical family structure and church going, naming Our Lady of Perpe...

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Creators:
Davis, Norman
Dates:
circa 1930 - 1977
Size:
0.06 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-070
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from circa 1930 to 1977 and measures .17 linear feet, includes images of African American baseball players from the Anacostia community, as well as documents the youth activities organized by the Metropolitan Police Boys Club #11 in the neighborhood. The collection is comprised of photographic prints.

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1 Sound recording (1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:05:44). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (00:28:41). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound cassette (01:05:44)))
1 Sound recording ((1 sound cassette (00:28:41)))
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-006
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An interview of Pierre McKinley Taylor conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Pierre McKinley Taylor remembers his time growing up in Anacostia, describing the housing and shacks that were built under Army Chief of Staff Douglas MacArthur and his memorie...

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Level:
file
Size:
1 Sound recording ((1 sound disk CD-R (01:18:17). digital, 16-bit 44.1 KhZ))
1 Sound recording ((2 sound cassettes))
1 Sound recording ((1 data disk DVD-R digital, 24-bit 96kHz WAV.)))
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-006
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An interview of Lue Blalock conducted in 1975 for the Anacostia Oral History Project through the Center for Anacostia Studies and the Anacostia Community Museum.; Lue Blalock her life in Anacostia, mostly after the death of her husband in 1940. Topics include her occupation as an operator and the difficulty of finding work as a colored person durin...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1921-1973
Size:
38 cu. ft. (76 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 190
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records contained in this record unit are essentially those of Frank A. Taylor in his capacity as Director, United States National Museum (1962-1971) and Director General of Museums (1968-1971). However, some records as Chairman of the Exhibits Modernization Committee (1943-1959) and Director of the National Museum of History and Technolog...

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Creators:
Raab, Susana (photographer)
Dates:
2018 January 15
Level:
item
Collection ID:
ACMA.CDC.1
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Residents in the Barry Farms neighborhood watch the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Peace Walk and Parade in historic Anacostia.

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Creators:
Raab, Susana (photographer)
Dates:
2018 January 15
Level:
item
Collection ID:
ACMA.CDC.1
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Residents in the Barry Farms neighborhood watch the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Peace Walk and Parade in historic Anacostia.