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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1967-1989
Size:
12 Linear feet
392 Sound recordings (50 open reel 1/4" sound recordings ; 5 microcassette sound recordings ; 337 audio cassette sound recordings)
266 Video recordings (1 Super 8 film reel ; 152 open reel 1/2" video recordings ; 3 U-matic 3/4" video recordings ; 110 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains video and audio recordings of events, talks, and ceremonies hosted at or by the Anacostia Community Museum. It also contains audiovisual PR materials for the museum and its events. The collection includes recordings of a wide array of events, including the opening of the Anacostia Community Museum, award and dedication cere...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1967-2008
bulk 1990s
Level:
series
Size:
9.5 Linear feet
167 Video recordings (VHS, 1/2")
1 Video recording (Betacam)
3 Video recordings (BetacamSP)
6 Video recordings (miniDV)
66 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains audiovisual documentation of educational programs, lectures, and events held by Anacostia Community Museum's Education Department between the years 1968 and 2008, with most of the recordings being created in the 1990s. It includes audio and video recordings of workshops, lectures, and other educational events held both on- ...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1997
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

In celebration of Kwanzaa and for the Anacostia Museum's 1997 Kwanzaa program, Steven Newsome provided a welcome introduction, and Andrew Humphrey introduced the speakers and performers throughout the program. The program also included a drum processional and dance performance by Melvin Deal and his group of African Heritage Dancers and Drummers; a...

Event. Dated 19971229.

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Anacostia Museum
Octagon (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

To a group of docents, Curator Kym S. Rice explained the context of the exhibition 'Southern City, National Ambition: The Growth of Washington, D.C. 1880-1860' and answered questions at The Octagon Museum.

Lecture. Dated 19950930.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1994
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-035
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Art historian and writer Kellie Jones, formerly of The Studio Museum in Harlem and the Broida Museum, led a tour of the 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon' exhibition, which she organized for the Walker Art Center.

Exhibition Tour. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940416.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1999
Level:
item
Size:
3 Video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-011
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Curator Deborah Willis leads a walk thru tour, or informal gallery walk, of exhibition 'Locating The Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art' at the Anacostia Museum.

Exhibition tour. Related to Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art. Dated 19990210.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1994
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-035
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Robert Hall talked to a group of students about Malcolm X's life, and then led them on a tour of the exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'

Education program with exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940407.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-086
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Actor, poet and educator Douglas Johnson led children in poetry reading, song, and dance. Johnson taught the meaning of the poems to the children.

Workshop. Related to exhibition 'Whose Art is it, Anyway?: The Arts in Public Places.' Dated 19900723.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Level:
series
Size:
1 Linear foot
8 Video recordings (U-matic, 3/4")
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2")
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4")
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains the audiovisual output of the Kwanzaa events hosted by Anacostia Community Museum's Education Department between the years of 1976-1989. It includes video documentation of Kwanzaa workshops and school events as well as Kwanzaa-related films, plays, and storytelling.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-018
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Miller - choreographer, educator, and historian - provided insight into Black dance in America and the Alvin Ailey phenomenon; she detailed the history of Black dance, Alvin Ailey, and Katherine Dunham. Berryman-Miller and the docents viewed performances by Alvin Ailey's dance company and discussed them. This lecture was docen...

Lecture. Related to exhibition 'Body & Soul: The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.' Dated 19930318.