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Creators:
Asian American Arts and Media, Inc. (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1982-1997
Size:
0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-089
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Asian American Arts and Media, Inc., collection, which dates from 1982 to 1997 and measures .01 linear feet, documents an early era of Asian American art activism in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The collection includes flyers, photo postcards, clippings and newsletters, which highlight the organizations' activities aimed "to promote more p...

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Creators:
Eng, Miu, 1955-
Dates:
1973-1983
Size:
2.1 Linear feet (consisting of 1 oversized box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-102
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Miu Eng Eastern Wind Collection, which dates from 1973-1983 and measures 2.1 linear feet, speaks to Ms. Eng's role as an activist and artist in Washington D.C.'s early Asian American movement. The collection includes newsletters, photographs, and booklets documenting Ms. Eng's activities with Eastern Wind, a pan-Asian American youth organization formed in 1973 that sought to document and address Asian American issues in the D.C. area. The collection also includes posters designed by Ms. Eng for several D.C. Asian American community programs of the late 1970s and early 1980s.

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Creators:
Namkung, Johsel, 1919-2013
Takami, David
Lau, Alan Chong
Dates:
1989 Oct. 5-1991 Feb. 25
Size:
74 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.namkun89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Johsel Namkung conducted 1989 Oct. 5-1991 Feb. 25, by Alan Chong Lau (1989) and David Takami (1991), in Seattle, Wash., for the Archives of American Art Northwest Asian American Project. Namkung discusses his family background and the effect of living under Japanese occupation in Korea; U.S. immigration in the late 1940's; studies i...

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Creators:
Sato, Norie, 1949-
Dates:
1974-1991
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.satonori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Project files, exhibition files, teaching/workshop files, correspondence, and printed material relating to Sato's career as a video artist and printmaker and her involvement in professional video and artist organizations mainly in the Seattle, Washington area.

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Chinn, Andrew, 1915-1996
Kangas, Matthew
Dates:
1991 August 9
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.chinn91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Andrew Chinn conducted 1991 August 9, by Matthew Kangas, for the Archives of American Art Northwest Asian American Project.

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Yang, Chao-Chen, 1910-1969
Dates:
1945-1967
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.yangchao
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume, 1955; award certificates and letters of commendation, 1961-1967; 2 audio cassettes with corresponding transcript of Yang's autobiography, 1965; 4 sketches; miscellaneous writings; clippings; reproductions of art work; photographs of Yang, and copy prints of Yang's photographic works document his career as a professional photographer.

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Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992
Dates:
1954-1998
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.laigval
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; correspondence, 1954-1991, mainly regarding teaching positions at Seattle University and commissions; 7 sketches for mural projects; art inventories, 1970 and 1987; writings, including biographical notes, and a portion of his M.F.A. thesis "Hard Edge Variations," 1964; exhibition announcements; clippings; photographs of Laigo in his studi...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Asian Pacific American Center
Dates:
2013-2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Asian Pacific American Center (APAC) website and the "Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program News and Events" blog. The website, crawled September 15, 2014, includes announcements, online exhibitions, and information about events and physical exhibitions curated by APAC. Due to technical issues, much of the ...

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Creators:
Kingman, Dong, 1911-
Andersen, Irene Poon
Dates:
1996 Jul. 3-4
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording (60 min.), 2 x 1-1/4 in.)
18 Pages (Transcript: supplementary material)
Collection ID:
AAA.kingdong2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview conducted by Stan and Irene Poon Andersen on July 3-4, 1996, New York City, with Dong Kingman. Accompanying the interview are a few newspaper and magazine articles, and a photograph of Kingman, taken by Irene Poon Andersen, 1996. The material was compiled following the 1995 exhibition "With New Eyes: Toward An Asian American Art Histor...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center
Dates:
2009-2016
Collection ID:
Accession 16-198
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two blogs and one section of a website maintained by the Asian Pacific American Center. The "BookDragon" blog, crawled on October 23, 2015, reviews books which predominantly highlight the contributions of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans to the American experience and world cultures. The blog was opened in March...

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