An exhibition to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Anacostia Community Museum, formerly known as the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, organized by the museum and held there September 15, 2007 through November 9, 2008. The exhibit explored the development of community life of neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River, beginning with the original inhabitation by Native Americans up to the present.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include research files, compact disc, and photo copies.
African American neighborhoods
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu