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Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s

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Creator:
Burt, Catherine
Subject:
Alexander, Sadie Tanner Mossell 1898-1989
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955
Brooks, Gwendolyn 1917-2000
Cobb, Jewel Plummer 1924-
Coppin, Fanny Jackson
Davis, Angela Y (Angela Yvonne) 1944-
Dunham, Katherine
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins 1825-1911
Lee, Jarena b. 1783
Parks, Rosa 1913-2005
Parsons, Lucy E (Lucy Eldine) 1853-1942
Powers, Harriet 1837-1911
Rudolph, Wilma 1940-
Smith, Bessie 1894-1937
Truth, Sojourner d. 1883
Tubman, Harriet 1820?-1913
Walker, Maggie
Walker, Alice 1944-
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931
Wright, Jane Cooke. Dr. 1919-
Physical description:
2 boxes (1.42 linear feet)
Type:
Articles
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Correspondence
Clippings
Pamphlets
Photocopies
Date:
1980
1980-1989
circa 1980s
Summary:
The collection, which dates from the 1980s and measures 1.42 linear feet, was compiled in the course of preparations for the "Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds" exhibit, which was staged at the Anacostia Museum from February 1976 to December 1976. This collection documents the lives and achievements of African American women in a variety of fields, including law, medicine, education, politics, science and the arts. The collection is comprised of documents, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence, photocopies, brochures and pamphlets.
Cite as:
Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Catherine Burt
Topic:
African American clergy
African American soldiers
African American women
African American abolitionists
African American women artists
African American women athletes
African American women authors
African American women civil rights workers
African American women educators
African American women entertainers
African American women executives
African American women jazz singers
African American women journalists
African American women judges
African American women lawyers
African American women legislators
African American women librarians
African American women physicians
African American women poets
African American women political activists
African American women scientists
African American women singers
African American women social reformers
Women clergy
Local number:
ACMA 2008.7010
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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