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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1978
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item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Footage of museum staff constructing exhibit displays in gallery; and footage of museum staff working in labs and offices.

Unedited or b-roll footage. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV003212: Museum Staff at Work begins at 000927 (preceded by How to Turn Your Classroom into a Museum: Education, Research, Display Construction, Title Cards). Transcribed from physical asset: G. Jones, N. Rhodes, J. Daniels, J. Mayo. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Meeting attendees discussed specifics regarding the African American Museums Association's support of the proposed creation of a black cultural and historical museum at Wilberforce, supported by the state of Ohio. They also discussed securing endorsements and congressional support for the proposed museum. John Kinard was one of the meeting attendee...

Meeting. Audio only. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Dates:
circa 1972
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-040
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Introductory narration for museum exhibit, Evolution of a Community, draws parallel between the greed and ignorance of Europeans enslaving and dehumanizing Africans beginning in 1442, and the racism and inequality of African Americans 500 years later. The museum exhibit examines the social ills - unemployment, feeble health care, starving bodies, p...

Narration. Part of Evolution of a Community Audiovisual Records. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1977
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

To a group of children, Bob Gibbs talked about the Civil War, military service, and notable Black regiments. He also explained the role of Anacostia during the Civil War years, specifically the forts in Anacostia.

Education program. Audio only. Poor audio quality. Dated 19770330.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

With consideration of African heritage, John Kinard spoke about American life and history, perspectives on African culture and history, and directions for the future of the museum. The lecture was part of the 60th anniversary convention for the Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History, which was held from October 15-19, 1975 in A...

Conference. Dated 19751018.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1977
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Black Museum Seminar meeting included a summary of the Black Seminar Conference in San Francisco, specifically the reading and discussion of articles for the National African American Museum Association. Reading, discussion, and voting of bylaws. John Kinard was present at meeting.

Meeting. Audio only. Poor audio quality. Dated 19770429.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1972
Level:
item
Size:
7 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-040
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Evolution of a Community Part 1 Narration presents a short history of Uniontown/Anacostia and Barry Farms from 1680 until a few years after World War II for the exhibition Evolution of a Community Part 1. The walking tour showcases replicas of Douglass Hall (black shopping center), Old Birney School, a black home, and a black church representative ...

Narration. Part of Evolution of a Community Audiovisual Records. AV003125: introductory narration for exhibit. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1989
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Panelists John Kinard of ANM, Marian Moore of Museum of African American History in Detroit, and Clifton Johnson of the Amistad Research Center in New Orleans discussed collecting artifacts of African and African American heritage. Specifically, they focused on the problems of collecting such artifacts, how the problems vary from institution to ins...

Panel discussion. Audio only. Dated 1989.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Campbell, James
Dates:
circa 1972
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-040
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Through narration and street interviews conducted by James Campbell, Anacostia residents talk about the tight knit, safe community prior to the rise in crime; insignificant employment and recreation opportunities after increased migration to Anacostia as a result of Southwest Urban Renewal projects; how increased population and lack of opportunitie...

Narration and interviews. Part of Evolution of a Community Audiovisual Records. Interviews product of Street Interviews. AV003499: street interviews and narration from 001505 - 001710 [also on recording: Narration about West African Slave Trade and Out of Africa Narration]. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1976
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

At John Wesley A.M.E. Zion Church, located in northwest Washington, D.C., John Kinard delivered sermon titled 'Safe but Lost,' and spoke of the life of Jesus. Sermon was a part of religious service with music. Sermon titled 'The State of the Church Today' also included; this sermon was not delivered by John Kinard.

Religious service. Audio only. Dated 19760403.