Query: Urban Life
Alejandro Orengo Photograph collection
Creators:
Orengo, Alejandro
Dates:
2011-2016
Size:
90 Digital images
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-085
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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Carol and Katie Davis Collection of Adams Morgan Ephemera
Dates:
1973-1974
Size:
1.29 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-084
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Carol and Katie Davis Collection of Adams Morgan Ephemera, which dates from 1973-1974 and measures 1.29 linear feet, documents the growth and flourishing of neigborhood activism in Washington, DC both before and after the arrival of Home Rule. The collection includes copies of The Columbian newspaper, the self-proclaimed "Community Newspaper of Adams Morgan," also published as "Noticierio Columbian."

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Marie Satenik Nahikian papers
Creators:
Nahikian, Marie Satenik, 1946-
Dates:
1971-1998
Size:
3.46 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-123
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The papers of community organizer and affordable housing developer Marie Satenik Nahikian measure 3.46 linear feet and date from 1971 to 1998. The collection contains correspondence; certificates; photographs; newsletters; campaign ephemera; editions of various Washington, DC community newspapers; as well as recordings of Nahikian's speeches. The bulk of the collection contains documents pertaining …

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Arnold D. Kates Film Collection
Creators:
Kates, Arnold D.
Dates:
1929-1931, undated
Size:
1 Film reel
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0259
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Arnold D. Kates was an officer in the Association of Young Advertising Men of New York in the 1930s. As an officer, he visited Washington, D.C., to attend the annual meeting of the Advertising Federation of America and took home movies of the capital, including a formal reception at the White House, the Washington Monument, and the Lincoln Memorial. Additional film footage includes scenes on a ship, cityscapes and industrial landscapes of New York City.

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Oral history interview with Jack Perlmutter
Creators:
Perlmutter, Jack, 1920-2006
Haifley, Julia Link
Dates:
1979 Aug. 20-Sept. 11
Size:
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.perlmu79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jack Perlmutter conducted 1979 Aug. 20-Sept. 11, by Julia Link Haifley, for the Archives of American Art.

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Through the Gates of Splendor
Creators:
Saint, Nathaniel, 1923-1956
Elliot, Elisabeth
Dates:
circa 1960
Size:
Film reels (37 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.23
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film documenting ill-fated 1956 missionary expedition to the country of the Aucas, an Amazonian tribe located near the border of Peru and Ecuador. Five men were killed by the Aucas after attempting to make friendly contact. The film is narrated by Betty Elliott, wife of one of the unfortunate men …

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Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History
Dates:
1946-2001
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-095
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of curatorial records that document the research and work of Robert C. Post. After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1973, Post was hired as a museum technician in the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT …

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Community Documentation Photographs
Dates:
2016-2019
Size:
XXX Gigabytes
Collection ID:
ACMA.CDC.1
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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Publications
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Public Programs. Publications Office
Dates:
1994, 2003, 2005
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications of the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Areas of coverage include NMAI, exhibitions, and Native American identity and culture. Publications include: National Museum of the American Indian: A Postcard Book; Meet Mindy: A Native Girl from the Southwest by Susan Secakuku; James Luna …

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Productions
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1970, 1972, 1980, 1982, 1996, undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-075
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of films and videotapes related to educational programming. Productions include "Museums: Where Learning is Fun;" "Around the Clock at the Smithsonian;" "Museum: A Modern Urban Dilemma;" "Communication: It's More Than Sound;" and "Leaf Making: Or the Secret Life of Museum Plants." "Museums: Where Learning is Fun" was …

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