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Portraits in Black: Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Audiovisual Records

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Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
.05 linear feet
1 audio cassette sound recordings
2 open reel 1/4" sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Collection descriptions
Date:
1983
Circa 1983
Summary:
Audio recordings created for a portrait exhibition selected from the Harmon Foundation collection, on loan from the National Portrait Gallery, as well as biographical information and memorabilia. The exhibition was on view at the Anacostia Community Museum from April 17, 1983 - August 21, 1983. Likenesses of blacks who made significant contributions in the fields of civil rights, law, education, medicine, the military, and the arts were on display. Included were Marian Anderson, Joe Lewis, W.E.B. Du Bois, Thurgood Marshall, George Washington Carver, Charles Drew, William Ayres Campbell, and Richard Barthe.
Cite as:
Portraits in Black: Outstanding Americans of Negro Origin Audiovisual Records, Exhibition Records AV03-062, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Museum exhibits
Local number:
ACMA AV03-062
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Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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