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Creators:
Whitehead, Henry P. (Prenton), 1917-2002
Dates:
1843-2010
bulk 1940-1986
Size:
156.91 Linear feet (178 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-042
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The papers of historian Henry P. Whitehead measure 156.91 linear feet and date from 1843 to 2010 (bulk 1945-1986). The collection documents Whitehead's careers, as well as his family and personal life. The collection also includes the personal papers of Tomlinson D. Todd, Elizabeth B. Delaney and the Howard Theatre Foundation. The combined collection is comprised of black theatrical memorabilia; materials relating to civil rights activities in the District of Columbia; and the African American experience in general. Included are playbills, sheet music, admission tickets, newspapers, magazines, books, photographs, clippings, flyers, brochures, pamphlets, sound recordings, research files, and other material.

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Creators:
Maryland-National Capital park
Dates:
1990-1991, 1993
Size:
3 Posters (28 x 24 inches)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-004.19
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

"African Landscape Poster contest for Celebration --Black History Month 1990," artist Richard KIm, Eleanor Roosevelt High School, Greenbelt, Maryland -- "Celebrate Black History Month 1991," artist, Demarlo Simms, Suitland High School -- and "Celebration: Black History Month Sounds 1993," artist, Mark Elliott Payne, Suitland Center for the Arts, Su...

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Creators:
National Visionary Leadership Project
Dates:
June 4, 2003
Size:
0.25 Linear feet (1 box)
5 video recordings (5 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-005
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains five videotaped oral history interviews conducted in partnership with the National Visionary Leadership Project and the Anacostia Community Museum's Education Department in 2003. Interviewees include Georgette Seabrooke Powell,William Langford,Louise Daniel Hutchinson, Jeannine Clark, and Charles H. Clark.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1967-1989
Size:
12 Linear feet
392 sound recordings (50 open reel 1/4" sound recordings ; 5 microcassette sound recordings ; 337 audio cassette sound recordings)
266 video recordings (1 Super 8 film reel ; 152 open reel 1/2" video recordings ; 3 U-matic 3/4" video recordings ; 110 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains video and audio recordings of events, talks, and ceremonies hosted at or by the Anacostia Community Museum. It also contains audiovisual PR materials for the museum and its events. The collection includes recordings of a wide array of events, including the opening of the Anacostia Community Museum, award and dedication cere...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
November 12-13, 2010
Size:
0.15 Linear feet (1 box; 9 miniDV video recordings; 1 CD-R sound recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-013
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Connecting the Worlds of the African Diaspora: The Living Legacy of Lorenzo Dow Turner was a symposium held at the Anacostia Community Museum November 12-13, 2010. The keynote speaker was Emory Shaw Campbell, and other participants included Alcione M. Amos, Herb Frazier, Thomas B. Klein, Livio Sansone, and Kevin A. Yalvington. The symposium was hel...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1942-1998
Size:
21.6 Cubic feet (consisting of 17 cartons, 2 oversized boxes.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-027
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of an exhibition exploring the immigration of people of African descent from Central and South America and the Caribbean to the Washington Metropolitan Area. The show was organized and hosted by the Anacostia Museum from August 21, 1994 through August 7, 1995. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Dates:
1991
Size:
0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-096
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1967-1986
Size:
13591 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.PhotoLotGF01-008
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records consist of Anacostia Community Museum photographic negatives and contact sheets that document early museum exhibitions, programs, visitors, and the groundbreaking ceremony before construction of the current museum facility. Also includes lectures and seminars; musical performances; exhibition openings; portraits of staff; and images o...

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Creators:
Anacostia Historical Society
Dates:
1974-1992
bulk 1977-1980
Size:
1.65 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.M04-001
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Anacostia Historical Society records, which date from 1974 to 1992, document the history and activities of the Anacostia Historical Society. The records are comprised of correspondence, financial records, museum catalogs, newsletters, clippings and slides.

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Creators:
American Airlines, Inc.
Coors Brewing Company
Goya Foods, Inc.
Washington Post Company
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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (30 x 20 inches)
Collection ID:
ACMA.2014.7004
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This poster advertised the 21st. Latin American Festival in Washington, D.C. The event was supprted by AT&T, Smithsonian Institution, and the D.C. Committee to Promote Washington. Contributors were Citiback, D.C. Lottery, C & P Telephone, PEPCO, D.C. Commissionon the Arts and Humanities, Washington Gas, IBM, Sovran Bank, and UPO

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