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Ella B. Howard Pearis papers, 1923-1998 bulk 1970-1981

view Ella B. Howard Pearis papers, 1923-1998 bulk 1970-1981 digital asset number 1
Creator:
Pearis, Ella B. Howard
Subject:
Pearis, Ella B. Howard
American Red Cross
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
2.32 linear feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Correspondence
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Papers
Photographic prints
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1923
1923-1998
bulk 1970-1981
Notes:
Ella B. Howard Pearis was a fourth generation resident of Anacostia in Washington, D.C. She came from a family of community activists and carried on that tradition through her work for organizations such as the Anacostia Historical Society, of which she was a founding member, and the Smithsonian's Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, now the Anacostia Community Museum.
Summary:
The collection, which dates from 1923 to 1998 and measures 2.32 linear feet, documents the career of community activist, Ella B. Howard Pearis The papers are comprised of correspondence with and documents from community organizations, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, scrapbooks, and photographs.
Cite as:
The Ella B. Howard Pearis papers, Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7054
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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