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Art Changes Things: Exhibition Opening and Reception

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Seabrooke, Georgette, 1916-2011  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1995
Scope and Contents:
Georgette Seabrooke Powell discussed her work and her life as an artist and as a community activist. After a slideshow presentation, Powell led a tour through the exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell.' The exhibition tour was followed by a reception where Powell was presented with an award for over sixty years of outstanding contributions to the arts by the Women's Caucus for Art. The event was held on March 4, 1995.
Presentation and exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell.' Dated 19950304.
Biographical / Historical:
'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell' was a retrospective exhibition featuring works by post-Harlem Renaissance artist Georgette Powell. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from March 4, 1995 - May 28, 1995.
General:
Title created by ACM staff based on transcription from physical asset, contents of recording, and title of exhibition.
Series 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
Artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Communities  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Art Changes Things: Exhibition Opening and Reception, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-007, Item ACMA AV002167
See more items in:
Art Changes Things: the Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-007-ref510

Gray Panthers Reference Collection

Collector:
Medicine and Science, Division of, (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Creator:
Gray Panthers  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Press releases
Minutes
Newsletters
Papers
Brochures
Date:
1981 - 1983
Scope and Contents:
Printed materials issued by the senior citizen advocacy group, the Gray Panthers. including press releases, meeting minutes, newsletters, flyers, brochures, and other papers.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
The Gray Panthers, an activist group supporting the rights of senior citizens, was founded in 1970 by Maggie Kuhn and several others. The original name of the group was "Consultation of Older and Younger Adults for Social Change.". It was nicknamed Gray Panthers, a name that the group later officially adopted.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Aging  Search this
Older people  Search this
Activism  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Press releases -- 1980-1990
Minutes -- 1980-1990
Newsletters -- 1980-1990
Papers
Brochures -- 1980-1990.
Citation:
Gray Panthers Reference Collection, 1981-1983, Achives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1354
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1354

Naitonal Association of Human Rights Workers

Collection Creator:
National Tribal Chairmen's Association  Search this
Collection Source:
Toda, Chinzu  Search this
Youpee, William  Search this
Container:
Box 43
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1975
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Records of the National Tribal Chairmen's Association, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
National Tribal Chairmen's Association records
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-014-ref305

Art and activism : projects of John and Dominique de Menil / edited by Josef Helfenstein and Laureen Schipsi ; [essays by] Suzanne Deal Booth ... [et al.]

Author:
Helfenstein, Josef  Search this
Schipsi, Laureen  Search this
Booth, Suzanne Deal  Search this
Menil Collection (Houston, Tex.)  Search this
Subject:
Menil, John de Art collections  Search this
Menil, Dominique de Art collections  Search this
Menil Collection (Houston, Tex.)  Search this
Physical description:
342 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Texas
Houston
Date:
2010
Topic:
Art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Call number:
N576.H68 A78 2010
N576.H68 A68 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_931895

World’s Largest Refugee Camp Ordered to Stay Open

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 14:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e1f6c55dfd00f26125254372faf0f2d6

Helen Suzman : fighter for human rights / [convenor and consultant, Milton Shain ; concept, research, and text, Millie Pimstone ; exhibition design and digital artwork, Linda Bester]

Title:
Exhibition catalogue
Author:
Pimstone, Millie  Search this
Shain, Milton  Search this
Isaac and Jessie Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies and Research  Search this
South African Jewish Museum  Search this
Subject:
Suzman, Helen  Search this
Physical description:
48 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 33 cm
Type:
Biography
Exhibitions
Place:
South Africa
Anti-apartheid activists
Date:
2005
C2005
1948-1994
Topic:
Legislators  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_811688

Beyond the White House : waging peace, fighting disease, building hope / Jimmy Carter

Author:
Carter, Jimmy 1924-  Search this
Subject:
Carter, Jimmy 1924-  Search this
Carter, Jimmy 1924- Political and social views  Search this
Emory University Carter Center  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 272 p. : ill ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Case studies
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
Topic:
Presidents  Search this
Presidents--Retirement  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Humanitarianism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_841574

Underground people / Lewis Nkosi

Author:
Nkosi, Lewis  Search this
Physical description:
263 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Fiction
Political fiction
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Human rights workers  Search this
Revolutionaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_897391

Maze of injustice : the failure to protect indigenous women from sexual violence in the USA / Amnesty International

Author:
Amnesty International  Search this
Physical description:
v, 100 p. : col. ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
Topic:
Sexual abuse victims--Protection  Search this
Sexual abuse victims--Services for  Search this
Indigenous women  Search this
Indigenous women--Social conditions  Search this
Human rights  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_897481

Taking liberties : four decades in the struggle for rights / Aryeh Neier

Author:
Neier, Aryeh 1937-  Search this
Subject:
Neier, Aryeh 1937-  Search this
Physical description:
xxxiv, 406 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Civil rights workers  Search this
Human rights workers  Search this
Call number:
CT275.N41 A1 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710445

The courage of strangers : coming of age with the human rights movement / Jeri Laber ; with a preface by Václav Havel

Author:
Laber, Jeri  Search this
Havel, Václav  Search this
Subject:
Laber, Jeri  Search this
Physical description:
405 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Women social reformers  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Call number:
CT275.L118 A1 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712703

Teaching and testimony : Rigoberta Menchú and the North American classroom / edited by Allen Carey-Webb, Stephen Benz

Author:
Carey-Webb, Allen 1957-  Search this
Benz, Stephen Connely 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Menchú, Rigoberta Me llamo Rigoberta Menchú y así me nació la conciencia  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 391 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Guatemala
Latin America
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Education--Biographical methods  Search this
Study and teaching  Search this
Women human rights workers--Study and teaching  Search this
Multicultural education  Search this
Critical pedagogy  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_725032

Rigoberta Menchú : defending human rights in Guatemala / Michael Silverstone

Author:
Silverstone, Michael  Search this
Subject:
Menchú, Rigoberta  Search this
Physical description:
112 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Juvenile literature
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1999
Topic:
Quiché women  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Mayas--Civil rights  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_727459

The Rigoberta Menchú controversy / Arturo Arias, editor ; with a response by David Stoll

Author:
Arias, Arturo 1950-  Search this
Stoll, David 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Menchú, Rigoberta Me llamo Rigoberta Menchú y así me nació la conciencia  Search this
Menchú, Rigoberta  Search this
Stoll, David 1952- Rigoberta Menchú and the story of all poor Guatemalans  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 418 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Quiché women  Search this
Mayas--Government relations  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Mayas--Civil rights  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_661928

No regrets : the life of Marietta Tree / Caroline Seebohm

Author:
Seebohm, Caroline  Search this
Subject:
Tree, Marietta 1917-  Search this
United Nations Commission on Human Rights Biography  Search this
Physical description:
447 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Women political activists  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Journalists  Search this
Call number:
CT275.T774 S4 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_527636

Rigoberta Menchú and the story of all poor Guatemalans / David Stoll

Author:
Stoll, David 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Menchú, Rigoberta  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 336 p. : 2 maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1999
Topic:
Quiché women  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Mayas--Civil rights  Search this
Mayas--Government relations  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_558220

The crusades of Cesar Chavez : a biography / Miriam Pawel

Author:
Pawel, Miriam 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Chavez, Cesar 1927-1993  Search this
United Farm Workers History  Search this
Physical description:
548 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2014
20th century
Topic:
Human rights workers  Search this
Labor leaders  Search this
Agricultural laborers--Labor unions--History  Search this
Mexican Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1025373

Maalika : my life among the Afar nomads of Africa / Valerie Browning and John Little

Author:
Browning, Valerie  Search this
Little, John 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Browning, Valerie  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 264 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
2008
Topic:
Human rights workers  Search this
Nurses  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047864

The thunder before the storm : the autobiography of Clyde Bellecourt / as told to Jon Lurie

Title:
Autobiography of Clyde Bellecourt
Author:
Bellecourt, Clyde H (Clyde Howard) 1936-  Search this
Lurie, Jon 1967-  Search this
Subject:
Bellecourt, Clyde H (Clyde Howard) 1936-  Search this
American Indian Movement  Search this
Physical description:
336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Personal narratives
History
Place:
United States
Wounded Knee (S.D.)
Date:
2016
1934-
Indian occupation, 1973
Topic:
Human rights workers  Search this
Government relations  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1066779

Rigoberta Menchú and the story of all poor Guatemalans / David Stoll

Author:
Stoll, David 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Menchú, Rigoberta  Search this
Physical description:
xxix, 352 p. : maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
2008
C2008
Topic:
Quiché women  Search this
Women human rights workers  Search this
Mayas--Civil rights  Search this
Mayas--Government relations  Search this
Ethnic relations  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902538

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