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1986 January 18
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

On January 18, 1986, a program on African American Culture's Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. commemoration held on January 18, 1986 in the Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution. A video presentation and lecture were given by Mary Ethel (Jamila) Jones, Civil Rights Movement activist, and a song workshop w...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
circa 1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-007.28
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Through an oral history interview, Mary Dawkins talks about growing up and being raised by her grandparents in Lusbee, Maryland. She talks about her enjoyment as a clam and oyster shucker and her ability to earn money to send her children to college. Prior to working for Warren Denton Seafood House (Calvert County, Maryland), Dawkins worked as cook...

Interview. Part of Behind the Apron oral history project. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
April 15, 1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-007.28
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Through an oral history interview, William Bourne talks about his family and growing up, and working on his family's tobacco farm in Calvert County, Maryland. Bourne describes his experience as an oyster shucker for 64 years at the Warren Denton Seafood House (Calvert County, Maryland). He explains the drop in the oyster population and the changes ...

Interview. Part of Behind the Apron oral history project. Dated 19970415.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
circa 1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-007.28
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Through an oral history interview, Christine Gray speaks of her experience working as a clam shucker at the Warren Denton Seafood House (Calvert County, Maryland). In addition to describing her enjoyment for the job, Gray talks about some of the fastest shuckers and changes in the clam shucking industry, including the changing demographics of the e...

Interview. Part of Behind the Apron oral history project. Undated.

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Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Dates:
1969
Level:
item
Size:
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The radio broadcast program - Martin Luther King Speaks - consists of clips from speeches delivered by Martin Luther King; the program broadcasted weekly. This particular episode of Martin Luther King Speaks contains clips of speeches which highlight MLK's calls for nonviolent, revolutionary change, including questioning the whole of society and se...

Radio broadcast program. Part of Broadcast Programs. Broadcast date (from contents of recording): 19690112. AV003516, AV003533: same content, undated. AV003481: includes a portion of MLK's Drum Major speech from 003010-003348, undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1976
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

John Kinard presents a speech he titled "The Museum: A Revolutionary Institution in a Conservative Society." Kinard talks about the past, present, and future of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum (ANM), particularly how ANM must be an advocate and how ANM can best serve the community. He talks about social responsibility and strong work ethic despit...

Speech. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19760919.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Archives
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 12-071
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the websites and blog maintained by the Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) as they existed in the summer of 2011. The main SIA website includes information about Archives programs and divisions; collection information; and publications. This website was crawled on September 2, 2011 and the files were also copied...

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Dates:
Feb. 1866–June 1870
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M810
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The monthly school reports of the Superintendent of Education, February 1866–June 1870, are generally arranged in chronological order. The information given on the form is largely statistical and relates to pupils, teachers, and schools. A change in the form during the summer of 1866, and another change in early 1869 that required the submission of...

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Creators:
Mekeel, H. Scudder (Haviland Scudder), 1902-1947
Dates:
undated
Size:
104 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7088
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes brief introductory statement of author's theory concerning the acculturation problems of Indians; chronologically arranged ethnographic study of Dakota Indian reservation life in the White Clay District of Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota; and current opinions as well as reminiscences about past Dakota history, customs, religion, kinsh...

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Dates:
1936-1971
Level:
series
Size:
3.13 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0166
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The largest section of this series is Freeman's notes and diaries from her field trips. Her studies involved the Arapaho, Shoshone, and Navajo in particular. There is also material on the Alaskan land question, general Indian problems, the Hoover Commission on Indian Affairs (of which she was a member), the Southwest Indians, and Oklahoma Seminole...