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The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930 Audiovisual Materials

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Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
0.25 linear feet
12 VHS 1/2" video recordings
1 open reel 1" video recordings
1 open reel 1/4" sound recordings
2 audio cassette sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Date:
1989
1989-1990
Summary:
Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on African American inventors and innovators, from prominent figures such as the 19th century inventor Elijah McCoy to the anonymous men and women who made important contributions to the development of American technology. The show was curated by Portia James and organized by the Anacostia Museum. It was held at the museum from May 1989 - May 1990. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the exhibit, including video created for use within the exhibit and video and audio recordings of guided exhibit tours.
Cite as:
The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930 Audiovisual Materials, Exhibition Records AV03-026, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Museum exhibits
Local number:
ACMA AV03-026
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The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930 Audiovisual Materials
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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