Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
0.4 linear feet (1 box)
An exhibition exploring artistic expression, poetry, and performance created by Lorton Reformatory inmates. The exhibit was held at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from October 1970 to November 1970.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, and administrative records.
Arts in prisons
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu