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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
1964
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Clips of music performed by Brenda Holloway, Valerie & Nick, the Temptations, the Carltons, Otis Leavill, and Mary Wells on WOOK radio program. Bob King was a Teenarama host.

Radio program. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19640502.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
circa 2000
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Dance class for the documentary 'Dance Party: The Teenarama Story.' Teens learned the dances of the 1960s, particularly hand dance, for the authenticity of the documentary. The original footage from the television show 'The Teenarama Dance Party' could not be located so the filmmaker created reenactments of the show.

Performance. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Transcribed from physical asset: Eclipse. Undated.

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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, singer and songwriter Gene Chandler, also known as 'The Duke of Earl' or 'The Duke,' spoke about the importance of the 1960 teenage dance shows to the beginning of his career and exposing his music to a wider audience, particularly nationally on American Bandstand; the differences when performing at...

Interview. Audio only. Poor audio quality. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19980523.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
1999
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Mike and Donna Leake talked about their experience as performers on 'The Teenarama Dance Party.' The couple discussed how they gained access to the show; why they were a part of the show; how they met; how long they have been married; and whether or not they reminsce about their days performing on the Teenarama television show. The interviews were ...

Interviews. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Physical asset: undated. Contents of recording: dated 19990203.

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

Al Jefferson, Bobby Lane, and Charles 'Chaz' Hall discussed the Teenarama radio program and how it evolved into the Teenarama dance program. Jefferson explained his role in the development of WOOK radio and the radio station's history, including a description of the radio station's programming and other on-air personalities. Jefferson and Lane talk...

Interviews. Audio only. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19980927.

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Creators:
Martin, Edith T.
Dates:
1961-2004
bulk 1970-2000
Size:
11.16 Linear feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-050
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1961 to 2004 and measures 11.16 linear feet, documents the career of artist, curator, and museum technician Edith T. Martin. The papers in the collection include education documents, professional correspondence, sketches, promotional material, news clippings, newsletters, catalogues/magazines from exhibits and arts organizations, and exhibit photographs and slides.

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Creators:
District of Columbia Art Association
Dates:
1961-1990
Size:
1.91 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from 1969 to 1991 and measures 1.91 linear feet, documents the history of the District of Columbia Art Association, which was founded in 1961 by D.C. public school teachers. The collection is comprised of business documents, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, and artist biographies.

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WPFW (Radio station : Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
circa 1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Arthur Crier talked about the upcoming event 'Salute to the Pioneers of Rhythm and Blues, and Doo-Wop Presentation at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem' in which Doo-Wop and Rhythm and Blues artists from 1940s and early 60s will pose for a historical photograph in New York City. The photograph donated to Schomburg Center ...

Radio Program. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19981109.

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Haynes, Rhonda L.
Lou's Production Association
Third World Newsreel (Firm)
Dates:
c 2003
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-049
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

'Bringin' in Da' Spirit' celebrates the history of the midwives, particularly Granny Midwives, in the United States from the earliest days of slavery until today. The documentary film documents the contributions of 'Aunt Margaret' Charles Smith, Maude Callen, Onnie Lee Logan, Gladys Milton to midwifery and health care. Midwives 'Aunt Margaret' Char...

Documentary film. Screened as part of the Reclaiming Midwives: Pillars of Community Support exhibition. Undated.