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Anne Forrester Lecture on Early Kingdoms of Africa

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Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Subject:
Forrester, Anne 1941-2006
Kinard, John 1936-1989
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
3 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Lectures
Place:
Africa
Congo (Brazzaville)
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1969
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording and transcription of physical asset.
Summary:
Anne Forrester from Howard University talks about early kingdoms and rulers of Africa. She speaks of historical people, places, and events. Forrester speaks mostly about the Kingdom of the Congo and the Bakongo people. Other topics discussed include the Ashanti people, Mali, Zimbabwe, and trade in Africa, including weapons, slaves, gold, spices, cloth and pottery. Introduction by John Kinard. Lecture followed by question and answer session.
Lecture. Sound only. Contents on AV003128 overlaps with contents on AV003457 and AV003524. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV003457: part 1, dated 19690212. AV003524: part 2, dated 19690212. AV003128: undated.
Cite as:
Anne Forrester Lecture on Early Kingdoms of Africa, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
African culture
History
Blacks--History
Local number:
ACMA AV003457
ACMA AV003524
ACMA AV003128-1
ACMA AV003128-2
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Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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