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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1999
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Cherie Ward performs her empowerment poetry. Community arts experience performed by Life Pieces to Masterpieces, a nonprofit arts organization for boys so they can experience love, security and expression by telling their stories through poetry, song, dance, and art. In addition to performing, the boys explain the principles of Life Pieces to Maste...

Poetry, and music and dance performances. Audio only. Related to exhibition 'Speak to My Heart: Communities of Faith and Contemporary African American Life.' Dated 19990803.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

During an interview with Beverly Lindsay-Johnson, Joe King, born and raised in southeast Washington, D.C., talked about his experiences growing up in a working class, ethnically mixed neighborhood in southeast Washington, D.C. where 'there was no complete segregation.' King explained when and how he learned to dance, specifically hand dancing; his ...

Interviews. Poor audio quality. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19980618.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Theresa Knight Johnson, who grew in the neighborhood of Congress Heights, talked about how she learned about Teenarama, her experience dancing on Teenarama, others' perception of her participation with Teenarama, and her style of dancing. Mike Goodwin of northeast Washington, D.C., spoke about assisting in picking of the regulars, memorable experie...

Interviews. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Timecode burnt into image. Dated 19981010.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
circa 1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Donald Thoms, a former performer on 'The Buddy Dean Show,' explained how he became a teenage dancer on the show; how people in his school and neighborhood reacted to his participation in the show; and his feelings about the segregation practices of the show. Arlene Kozak spoke about Buddy Dean, 'The Buddy Dean Show,' and her role as a producer for ...

Interviews and b-roll footage. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Timecode burnt into image. Undated.

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Creators:
North Brentwood Historical Society (North Brentwood, Md.)
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Howard University
Dates:
circa 1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-019
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Former and present residents of North Brentwood speak about growing up and raising their families in North Brentwood. They discuss education, schools, churches, family histories, incorporation of the town, desegregation, and community as a family. They reminiscence about a time when the area was rural, everyone knew everyone, and neighbors discipli...

Interview clips. Part of Footsteps from North Brentwood Audiovisual Records. Undated.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Membership and Development
Dates:
1964-1980
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (2 half document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 82-111
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists mostly of information copies of reports submitted by Smithsonian Institution bureaus (including the National Museum of American History, Anacostia Neighborhood Museum [ANM], Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental Studies [CBCES], National Museum of American Art [NMAA], and National Museum of Natural History) documentin...

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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 363
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This series consists of records created by the Office of Exhibits, the Office of Exhibit Programs, and the NMNH Office of Exhibits. The records consist of correspondence, memoranda, blueprints, photographs, plans, and related materials mostly documenting special exhibits at NMNH, as well as at the Museum of History and Technology, National...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Administration
Dates:
1989-1990
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-084
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the activities of the former office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration. Topics include the search for the Office of Human Resources director; the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum; budget planning documents; and the Step Up 90 program.

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file
Collection ID:
Accession 98-053
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 477
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives