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Exhibits Lab Construction Site and Building Plans

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Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Subject:
Kinard, John 1936-1989
Jones, Alton
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
3 open reel 1/2 inch video recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1973
Circa 1973
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on transcription from physical asset and contents of recording.
Summary:
At construction site, John Kinard and Alton Jones talk about the origin of the idea for the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, involving the community in museum operations, and the development and purpose of the Exhibit Design and Production Laboratory to be located in Fort Station (southeast Washington, D.C.). S.D. Ripley, R. Brooks, and L. Thomas tour the Exhibit Lab during construction process of structure. Footage of work on the construction site, various stages of building development, neighborhood surrounding the construction site, and discussion about the building plans for the Exhibits Lab.
Discussion, and b-roll or unedited footage. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV004334: recording is distorted and a recording of a Video Camera Demonstration interrupts discussion; content of discussion on AV004334 overlaps with content on AV004314. AV003564: exhibition lab from 001109 - 001345 and 001447 - 003135 [also on recording: Conversation about Penn State Student Visit, Anacostia Neighborhood Museum: Exhibition Construction and Exterior of Museum]. Undated.
Cite as:
Exhibits Lab Construction Site and Building Plans, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
Communities
Museums
Community museums
Museums and community
Local number:
ACMA AV004314
ACMA AV004334
ACMA AV003564
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Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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