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Anacostia Community Museum
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2007
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1 Video recording (MiniDV)
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Catherine M. Keen spoke about her family moving to, growing up, and living in Naylor Gardens in southeast Washington, D.C.; her memories attending St. Frances Xavier School, Notre Dame Academy, and George Washington University; how and when Naylor Gardens changed; why she stayed in southeast Washington, D.C.; her thoughts and concerns about the dev...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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2007
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Pastor Franklin Senger, of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Comforter, spoke about the work of Southeast Neighbors (now known as Hillcrest Community Civic Association), which endeavored to promote a harmonious, integrated neighborhood; the creation of the Hillcrest Recreation Center; and working with the mayor and bishop in Washington, D.C. He also ...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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2007
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

7th District Commander Joel Maupin talked about his career, including his early years as a police officer and what he experienced in the mid-1980s in the neighborhood; changes he has witnessed in the community; police force initiatives teaching and working with youth in schools; and his future vision for Anacostia.

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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bulk Aug.–Dec. 1865, Jan. 1867–Dec. 1868
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NMAAHC.FB.M1027
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National Museum of African American History and Culture

The series of monthly reports of changes in personnel, August–December 1865, and January 1867–December 1868, is arranged chronologically. Entries are arranged by type of personnel action taken (assignment, relief, or change of duty station) and include name, rank, occupation, dates of service, and other information.

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2007
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

John N. Robinson, Jr. and Rita Robinson talked about where they grew up in Washington, D.C.; the schools they attended; and the recreation in which they participated as children/youth. They discussed how they met. Rita talked about the role of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in the community; growing up poor using the outhouse and water pump in W...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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2007
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1 Video recording (MiniDV)
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Anacostian Resident Sandy Allen described the sites in far southeast Washington, D.C. (Ward 8) where she leads visitors on sightseeing tours, and how Anacostia has changed from her childhood in the 1980s to today (2007). She talked about her contributions to East of the River (EOR) communities as an activist and elected official, including combatin...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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2007
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1 Video recording (MiniDV)
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ACMA.03-052
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dr. Gabrielle Tayac, a historian at the National Museum of the American Indian, discussed the history and culture of the Nacotchtank Indians who lived within the boundaries of present-day Washington, D.C., and the Anacostia area. She also spoke of the Algonquian languages as well as the destruction of the Nacotchtank people, language, and culture.

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504

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2007
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ACMA.03-052
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Roberta Harrod-Brooks - a third generation Anacostian - talked about her family history and their life living in Anacostia; the history of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, the church and the school; other Anacostian families and where they lived; Anacostian businesses, particularly those on Nichols Avenue, and where her family shopped; and the different...

Interview created in conjunction with the Anacostia Community Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070504