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Demolition contact sheet of Frederick Douglass Dwellings

Catalog Data

Collection Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , 8 1/2 x 12 in. (21.6 x 30.5 cm))
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Contact prints
Photographs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 2000
Scope and Contents:
Built as temporary housing for World War II workers, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were located near land previously owned by Tobias Henson, a former slave. Deemed uninhabitable in 1998, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were demolished in 2000 to make way for a new mixed-income community.
Collection Restrictions:
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Topic:
Public housing  Search this
Demolition  Search this
Genre/Form:
Contact prints -- 1990-2000
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-067, Item ACMA PH2009.7008.54
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Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-067-ref564