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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943  Search this
Kinard, John, 1936-1989  Search this
Martin-Felton, Zora  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
1 video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
African American  Search this
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
circa 1970s
Scope and Contents:
Speakers talk about publicity, and how to promote an organization or event. Specifically, they talk about different types of media or external publicity, the difference between external publicity and internal publicity, and how to decide which type of publicity is best for a particular circumstance. Zora Martin-Felton explains the difference between a news article and a feature article, and how to develop a public relations packet. Workshop participants work together to create a public relations packet for an exhibition on George Washington Carver. John Kinard talks about George Washington Carver, making something out of nothing, and the under representation of African Americans in museum exhibits.
Workshop. Part of ACM Education Department Programs Audiovisual Records 1967-2008. Transcribed from physical asset: Tape 2 - PR Workshop, Fill-in. Undated.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at
African Americans  Search this
Museums  Search this
Community museums  Search this
Museums and community  Search this
Publicity  Search this
Education  Search this
Education -- Museums  Search this
Video recordings
PR Tape: Mobile DC, YAC, Staff Titles, and History, Record Group 09-007.7, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
ACMA.AV09-023, Item ACMA AV003169
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Museum Events, Programs, and Projects, 1967-1989
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives