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Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1989-01 - 1989-03
Size:
0.84 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-005
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition of selected works by artists affiliated with the DCAA. The show was curated by William Dorsey, Delilah Pierce, and Peter L. Robinson Jr. and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from January 1989 to March 1989. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, administrative records, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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WABC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-010
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

'Like It Is' was a program focused on issues concerning African Americans and people of the African diaspora, hosted by Gilbert Edward Noble from 1968 until his death in 2012. In this episode, Dr. Frederick Douglass Patterson - former president of Tuskegee Institute and founder of the United Negro College Fund - was interviewed about black colleges...

Television program. Sound only. Part of the Frederick Douglass Patterson collection. Dated Nov. 9.

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WTOP-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
WMAL-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

At the district building in Washington, D.C., John Duncan - former commissioner - recognizes services of those who previously served on the city council. James Lynn - secretary of Housing and Urban Development (H.U.D.) - delivers statement regarding the significance of D.C. home rule. Swearing in of city council members, including Marion S. Barry, ...

Inauguration ceremony. Part of Broadcast Programs. Dated 19750102.

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Eliot Elisofon Productions
Elisofon, Eliot
Angelou, Maya
Group W Productions
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Dates:
1972
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Slave Coast is third in the series, Black African Heritage. The segment focuses on the tradition, the cultures, the beauty, and the history of the people of the rainforest and the coast of West Africa. Watch dancers of Nigeria, examine sculptures made 2000 years ago, listen to the talking drums of Yoruba, see bronze portraits, visit the women w...

Documentary. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.

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WRC-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
WJLA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
WMAL-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1973
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

News clips from News 4 Washington and On the Scene Newsfilm 7 (The Scene Tonight 7) about the controversy over the public's participation in the selection of the school superintendent for Washington, D.C. public schools. John Kinard, a member of the Citizen's Committee, charges the committee's involvement in the selection of the D.C. school superin...

News program until 000654 (followed by The Magic Door with Louise Hutchinson; and Children Singing in Outdoor Concert). Part of Broadcast Programs. Dated 19731005.

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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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Dates:
1975
Level:
series
Size:
1 video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Includes footage of the exterior of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and the large posters for the exhbition, Blacks in the Westward Movement, handing on the exterior. Also contains unedited or b-roll footage of the exhibition

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Creators:
Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-016
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed in her home in Washington, D.C., Nikki Smith (born 1967 MD) spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She talked about her work as Executive Director of the Museum of African-American History and Culture Commission for Maryland, and the planning of an African American heritage ...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. Dated 19981101.

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Dates:
1975 - 1985
Level:
series
Size:
0.23 Linear feet (This series is comprised of the Society's correspondence with its members, political representatives, and the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum. Also included in this series is correspondence generated by Alice Bell Finlayson in her effort to prevent the demolition of Birney School, where she served as principal for fourteen years. )
Collection ID:
ACMA.M04-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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Creators:
Brown, Audrey
American University (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
2 sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-016
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Interviewed at DuSable Museum of African American History in Chicago, IL., Margaret Taylor Goss Burroughs spoke about her early life, family, and education as well as the individuals who most influenced her. She explained how she identifies herself. Burroughs expressed her thoughts on ethnicity and how ethnic identification affected her life; her t...

Interview. Part of Audrey Brown PhD Dissertation Interviews 1997-1998. AV000184 and AV000185: same content. Dated 19980810.