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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
2000
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item
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1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-004
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Opening of the exhibition 'Reflections in Black: African American Photography: 1840 to the Present' at the Anacostia Museum on February 3, 2000. Speakers included Steven Newsome, Larry Small, Debbi Jarvis, Linda Sullivan, and Sandra Allen. Reception and concert of doo-wop music followed the speeches.

Reception. Audio only. Related to exhibition 'Reflections in Black: African American Photography: 1840 to the Present.' Dated 20000203.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1992
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item
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1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-033
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Museum educator Joanna Banks discussed the meaning of prejudice and marching for justice with Brookland Elementary School students. The students visited the museum to view the exhibition 'To Achieve These Rights: The Struggle for Equality and Self Determination in D.C., 1791-1978'

Discussion. Related to exhibition 'To Achieve These Rights: The Struggle for Equality and Self Determination in D.C., 1791-1978.' Dated 19920410.

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

Docent training for the exhibition 'Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art' led by Mark Wright, curatorial assistant and researcher, at the Anacostia Museum. Wright explained the exhibition and its components during a talk and walk thru of the exhibition.

Docent training. Related to Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art. Dated 19990213.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
circa 1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-026
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

To a group of children, a woman told stories about inventors, including Benjamin Banneker, Norbert Rillieux, Elijah McCoy, Lewis Latimer, and Madame CJ Walker.

Event. Related to exhibition 'The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930.' Transcribed from physical asset: 'Eraka.' Undated.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
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item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Artist Malkia Roberts led docent training for the exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Roberts talked about docent techniques to reach museum visitors. With a slide presentation, she discussed art created by Black artists, not in the exhibition. Roberts also showed her two works, which would be in the exh...

Related to exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Dated 19901025.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
2 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

In coordination with the exhibition 'Speak to My Heart: Communities of Faith and Contemporary African American Life,' Dr. Cornel West spoke about the crisis in America as it relates to people who suffer, of all colors, of all faiths, and of all political persuasions. He stressed the importance of gathering community builders and provided guidance o...

Lecture/conversation. Audio only. Related to 'Speak to My Heart: Communities of Faith and Contemporary African American Life' exhibition. Dated 19981105.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
2005
Level:
item
Size:
3 Video recordings (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-049
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Photographer Robert Galbraith talked about his early life and how he eventually landed in the field of photography as well as his experience in the military. He detailed some of his explorations in the fields of photography and filmmaking. Specifically, Galbraith spoke about the making of 'All My Babies' and George C. Stoney, the director and produ...

Interview and exhibition tour. Related to the exhibition 'Reclaiming Midwives: Pillars of Community Support.' Dated 20051207.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-007
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Artist Georgette Seabrooke Powell led tour of exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell' to students of the Marie H. Reed Language Center; she also shared her memories with the students. After the tour, the students asked questions to Powell about art, and her work and life.

Exhibition Tour. Related to exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell.' Dated 19950308.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
circa 1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (audio recording , audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audio tour for the exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists' in Spanish. Narrator described the artists, their lives, and their works throughout the exhibition.

Audio tour. Sound only, Spanish. Related to exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Undated.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2011
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-056
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Alcione Amos led tour of the exhibition 'Word, Shout, Song: Lorenzo Dow Turner Connecting Communities through Language.'

Exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Word, Shout, Song: Lorenzo Dow Turner Connecting Communities through Language.' AV005132: dated 20110721. AV005133: dated 20110722.