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

Elvera Patrick talked about her work in the community. She managed a child development home; organized tea parties, fashion shows, and talent shows; and taught private sewing lessons. Patrick also talked about her home, called The Pink Palace; and led a short tour through a portion of her home. She was raised in the same house.

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

Charles Thomas, a resident of Anacostia, talked about his family history, where his family lived in Anacostia, and the businesses owned by the family, which included a funeral home and apartment buildings. He also talked about other neighborhood families and businesses; Anacostian history; relationship between Bolling Air Force Base (the military) ...

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

Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner (ANC 8B05) Tijwanna Phillips described her constituency and their concerns about the development in the community. She talked about the young men in the neighborhood and lack of employment opportunities; the education system and school buses; raising her children and life priorities; and what her community means t...

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

Youth spoke about the neighborhoods they lived in in southeast Washington, D.C.; the schools they attended; their thoughts about their neighborhoods; and other people's impressions/thoughts about their neighborhoods. Darnitra House and Anthony Franklin lived in Barry Farms. Darren McIntyre lived on Yuma Street. Keagoe Stith lived in Parkchester, ne...

Interviews. Created in conjunction with the Anacostia Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Transcribed from physical asset: youth videographers. Dated 20070721.

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

Butch Hopkins of the Anacostia Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) explained the history of AEDC and how the organization was formed. He also talked about the development of business in southeast Washington, D.C.

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

Brenda Jones spoke about growing up east of the Anacostia River in Ward 7; differences in the educational system between today and when she was a child; moving out of southeast Washington, D.C. in 1958 and then moving back to southeast with her children; the violence and deterioration of quality of life in communities; her vision for and developmen...

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

Image of maps of the various neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River, Washington, D.C.

Images of maps. Related to the exhibition 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070901.

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

Frieda Murray talked about her interest in historic preservation; her involvement in the preservation of Anacostia; older residents of Anacostia and Uniontown; her work with the Garden Club; and her future vision for the community of 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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Dates:
June 1866–July 1868
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file
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1906
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

Unbound Assistant Commissioner's reports of officers on duty and monthly reports of changes in personnel, June 1866–July 1868, are arranged chronologically.

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Feb. 1, 1866–Mar. 1, 1869
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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M999
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The monthly reports of changes of officers and agents on duty, February 1, 1866–March 1, 1869, are arranged chronologically and indicate names, ranks, stations, and duties of officers and civilians; numbers, sources, and dates of orders assigning officers; and other pertinent remarks. The reports include rosters of personnel on duty.