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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-009
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection include correpsondence, brochures, biographical files, artist's statements, interview transcripts, loan agreements, contact sheets, and photographs. All research gathered in prepartion for an exhibition on the art of Ed Dwight that was cancelled in 1983. Of interest is photographic documentation of Mr. Dwight in his studdio taken by museum staff.

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WHUR (Radio station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Music recorded from radio program, Quiet Storm, from station WHUR-FM in Washington, D.C. Songs by Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Moments, Rufus, Moments, Kool & the Gang, Lou Rawls, Stevie Wonder, Ramsey Lewis, The Emotions, Garnet Mimms and The Enchanters, Earth, Wind & Fire, and others.

Music. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator talks about the history of negroes in Texas beginning in the early 16th century until the early 20th century. Focus on Estevan's and other slaves' participation in European expeditions; negro slaves, escaped slaves, and freedmen; participation of negro soldiers in the Civil War and the Indian Wars, including the Buffalo Soldiers; and negro...

Narration. Part of Broadcast Programs. Consistent beeping sound throughout recording. Undated.

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WRC-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
circa 1980
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Martin Luther King, Jr . . . No Greater Love, hosted by Fred Thomas, consists of 1968 footage documenting the last days of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life. The television program includes portions of speeches delivered by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy, an account of MLK's assassination, post-assassination riots, and an interview with...

Television program. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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ABC News
Dates:
circa 1968
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

ABC News Washington broadcast covers riots, civil rights, and other news post-assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK). The focus of the broadcast is the spirit of Dr. King's optimism and a tribute to MLK via songs, speeches, prayer by others. The recording also includes coverage from Morehouse College and of Dr. King's funeral at Ebenezer Bap...

News broadcast. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Jones, Brian
Dates:
1983
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
5 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Brian Jones provides the narration for the self guided audio tour for the exhibition, Through Their Eyes: The Art of Lou and Di Stovall. The life history of Lou and Di Stovall and their work with the Stovall Workshop Inc., Lou's relationship with Sam Gilliam and Lloyd McNeill, Lou's work with the Corcoran Gallery, Di's education at the Corcoran Sch...

Audio tour script - unedited audio narration. Part of Through Their Eyes: The Art of Lou and Di Stovall Audiovisual Records. AV003296-3: sound distorted. Dated 19831026, 19831027. AV001367 and AV001377: dated 198310. AV001368 and AV001369: dated 19831020. AV001365: undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1983
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviews with Dana Cook, Francis Fralin, and David Bronson for Stovall Workshop Inc. Slide Show, which focused on the formation of Workshop by Lou Stovall and Lloyd McNeill from its origins at the Corcoran Gallery of Art to its current location in northwest Washington, D.C. Cook, an illustrator and printmaker, discusses her experience working wit...

Interviews for slide show about Stovall Workshop Inc. Part of Through Their Eyes: The Art of Lou and Di Stovall Audiovisual Records. Dana Cook interview dated 19830801: AV003309-1. Frances Fralin interview dated 19830809: AV003309-1 and AV003309-2. David Bronson interview dated 19830810: AV003314. All recordings have some distortions or skips in so...

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Creators:
CBS News Productions
Dates:
circa 1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A segment of the television program, 60 Minutes, profiles the life and work of U.S. Representative Barbara Jordan. The news segment covers Jordan growing up and living in the fifth ward of Houston, Texas; challenges of becoming and being an African American woman politician; and how she and other politicians in Congress and Texas worked together.

Interview. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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Creators:
WMAL-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Last Will and Testament: The Bethune Legacy presents Mary McLeod Bethune's life and work as an educator and civil rights leader to inspire African Americans with Bethune's philosophy and virtues. Includes interviews with Lucille Warren Stevens, Richard V. Moore, Alice A. Dunnigan, and Dorothy I. Height.

Short documentary film. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1985
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-024
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

During the audio tour of exhibition, The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties, narrator Robert Hall presents the evolution and achievements of black creative expression beginning in Harlem and spreading across the United States during th 1920s. Literary, visual, performance, and cinematic achievements are profiled. Including brief biographical h...

Self guided audio tour narration. Part of The Renaissance: Black Arts of the Twenties Audiovisual Records. AV001362: master. Undated.