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An Evening of Poetry by American Negro Poets

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Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Subject:
Croxton, Darryl
Kinard, John 1936-1989
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
1 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Poetry
Literary readings (Radio programs)
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1978
Circa 1978
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording.
Summary:
Darryl Croxton reads poetry written by Paul Laurence Dunbar, Angelina Weld Grimke, Anne Spencer, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Claude McKay, Langston Hughes, Owen Dodson, Countee Cullen, Richard Wright, and other African American poets. John Kinard provides introduction to the poetry reading and encourages visitors to provide comments and suggestions via the suggestion box. Kinard provides a description for the current exhibit, The Sage of Anacostia, about Frederick Douglass.
Poetry reading. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.
Cite as:
An Evening of Poetry by American Negro Poets, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
Poets
African American poets
Poetry
Local number:
ACMA AV003443-1
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Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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