The collection - Kwanzaa Programs 1976-1989: ACM Education Department - contains the audiovisual output of the Kwanzaa events hosted by Anacostia Neighborhood Museum's Education Department between the years of 1976-1989. It includes video documentation of Kwanzaa workshops and school events as well as Kwanzaa-related films, plays, and storytelling.
Leader and youth sing Kwanzaa songs. Leader teaches vowels and words in Swahili. Youth learn Swahili words used during the Kwanzaa celebration.
Music. Part of Kwanzaa Programs 1976-1989: ACM Education Department Audiovisual Records. Transcribed from AV002689: U. - D.C. Van Ness; Mr. Fletcher Smith. Dated: 19781011.
Kwanzaa Sound Tape, Record Group AV09-007.3, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu