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East of the River: Interview with Marion Barry

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (MiniDV)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
2007
Scope and Contents:
Marion Barry, Jr. talked about the landmarks and other highlights which can be found in far southeast Washington, D.C. He also talked about the history and media perception of far southeast Washington, D.C. Specifically, he spoke of change in housing patterns, community development, changes he observed in regards to schools and recreation, and the economic and health challenges of the area. Barry also spoke about his accomplishments while in public office, and his work with the Youth on the Rise program, which helped youth to learn how to politically organize.
Interview. Created in conjunction with the Anacostia Museum's 40th Anniversary Oral History Project and the exhibition, 'East of the River: Continuity and Change.' Dated 20070801.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Communities  Search this
African American neighborhoods  Search this
Neighborhoods  Search this
Civic leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
East of the River: Interview with Marion Barry, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-052, Item ACMA AV005343
See more items in:
East of the River: Continuity and Change Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-052-ref554

News Reports: John Kinard on the Selection of D.C. Superintendent

Creator:
WRC-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
WJLA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
WMAL-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Washington (D.C.).. Board of Trustees of Public Schools  Search this
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014  Search this
Kinard, John, 1936-1989  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Television programs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1973
Scope and Contents:
News clips from News 4 Washington and On the Scene Newsfilm 7 (The Scene Tonight 7) about the controversy over the public's participation in the selection of the school superintendent for Washington, D.C. public schools. John Kinard, a member of the Citizen's Committee, charges the committee's involvement in the selection of the D.C. school superintendent was a fraud and explains the importance of citizen input in the selection of the superintendent. The News 4 Washington news report includes a response by Marion Barry, the D.C. School Board President, to Kinard's comments.
News program until 000654 (followed by The Magic Door with Louise Hutchinson; and Children Singing in Outdoor Concert). Part of Broadcast Programs. Dated 19731005.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Schools  Search this
School superintendents  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Television programs
Citation:
News Reports: John Kinard on the Selection of D.C. Superintendent, Record Group 09-037, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.09-037, Item ACMA AV003222
See more items in:
Broadcast Programs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-037-ref8

Mayor For Life : The Incredible Story of Marion Barry, Jr. / Marion Barry, Jr. and Omar Tyree

Author:
Barry, Marion 1936-2014  Search this
Tyree, Omar  Search this
Subject:
Barry, Marion 1936-2014  Search this
Physical description:
340 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2014
1967-1995
1995-
Topic:
African American mayors  Search this
Mayors  Search this
City council members  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095692

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