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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.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Musical group, The Colombians, of Washington, D.C., and narrator Wendell Cheathum of WGTS-FM provide a historical profile and performance of the black spiritual.

Music. Part of Broadcast Programs. AV003443-2: music performance until 005919 (followed by Discussion on Revolution and Insurrection). Undated.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1990
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item
Size:
5 Sound recordings (cartridge, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-086
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narration regarding art in the community from the perspective of an artist, a business person, and a community person.

Narration. AV003332 (copy #1) and AV003344 (copy #2): same content. AV003334 (copy #1) and AV003333 (copy #2): same content. Dated 19900726.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1971
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Mention of Frederick Douglass as "father of Civil Rights." A man talks about his experience teaching and states "there are no labels, that's what I've been talking about in schools . . . I'm tired of the people who did go to these children, who have destroyed their minds, who have said they love them, who have charged them to tell them how to hate....

Clip of broadcast recording. Part of Broadcast Programs. Broadcast from 002022-002122 [also on recording: Benjamin Banneker Park Dedication]. Dated 19711124.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Cakewalk and Ragtime Music consists of musical recordings including Eli Green's Cakewalk, Doc Brown's Cakewalk, and Maple Leaf Rag.

Music. Transcribed from physical asset: Black Films. Undated.

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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Instrumental and vocal music from African cultures including Akonodey by Akan Adowa musicians, Dance Of The Witch Doctor by Festival Music Of The Princess Of Dahomey, and Ewe Chorus with drum, rattle, gong.

Music. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
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item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator descibes the West African slave trade and the conditions of the slaves, particularly on the ship. African drumming in the background.

Narration. AV003499: also on recording Out of Africa Narration and Evolution of a Community Part III: Crime, Unemployment, Education. Undated.

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

Presentation to encourage tribal and other organizations to start their own archives program. Narrator explains what an archive is, types of archival materials, the value of an archive to the organization and the commmunity, and the basic requirements for starting an archives program. Narrator also describes specific archival materials found in tri...

Presentation. AV003381: narration and music only, consistent beeping throughout recording. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1973
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Thomas Cantwell speaks of the history of Anacostia and how the government has treated the neighborhood of Anacostia through efforts to isolate and divide the community. Lecture on history of Anacostia includes the meeting of John Smith and the Nacotchtank Indians; the establishment of Uniontown; development of Barry Farms by the Freedman's Bureau; ...

Presentation/Lecture. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19730116.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1977
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Zora Martin-Felton talks about the upcoming exhibition, The Anacostia Story: 1608-1930. In a panel discussion, Dorothy Webb (elementary school reading teacher), Michael Ball (Community Resources Coordinator at RENP - Response to Educational Needs Project), Judy Banks (French teacher), Rebecca Mead (Museum of National History), Mary Johnson (math sp...

Meeting. Part of ACM Education Department Programs Audiovisual Records 1967-2008. AV003270: part one. AV003468: part two. Dated 19770224.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-039
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

At a staff meeting, Dr. James Savace (psychology department) shared his perceptions about the exhibition 'The Anacostia Story' from a psychological point of view, and what he thinks might be the impact on visitors who visit the exhibition. Staff discussed ways to improve the exhibition, particularly with regard to the amount of text in the exhibiti...

Meeting. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'The Anacostia Story.' Undated.