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Program in African American Culture Collection, 1979-1986

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Program in African American Culture
Collector:
Maltsby, Portia
Physical description:
Archival original: magnetic tape, 1/4", audiocassette
Archival original: magnetic tape, 3/4" Umatic video cassette
Reference copy: magnetic tape, 1/2" VHS video cassette
100 cu. ft
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Music
Audio cassettes
Audiotapes
Photographs
Date:
1979
1979-1986
1980-2000
Notes:
Collection created by the Program in African Amerian Culture at the Smithsonian Institution from 1979-1986.
Summary:
Audio and video documentation of concerts, lectures, seminars, and colloquia on African American historical and cultural topics including gospel music, African American religion, jazz music, and the civil rights movement.
Photographs: Are primarily documentation of the programs, rather than earlier, historic images.
Cite as:
Program in African American Culture Collection, 1979-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Civil rights
African American history
African Americans
Civil rights movements
African American religion
Gospel music
Jazz
Local number:
1993.3044 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Center for African American History and Culture Audiovisual Records 1992-1998

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Creator:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Physical description:
3 linear feet (3 boxes)
1 VHS 1/2" video recording
1 DAT sound recording
6 microcassette sound recordings
80 audio cassette sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Date:
1992
1992-1998
Summary:
This collection contains audiovisul documentation of the work conducted by the Center for African American History and Culture. It includes sound and video recordings of interviews, programs, and exhibit-related materials created before the Center for African American and Culture merged with the Anacostia Community Museum.
Cite as:
Center for African American History and Culture Audiovisual Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African American history
Local number:
ACMA AV09-014
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

African American Museums Association Audiovisual Records 1978-1995 1978-1979

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
African American Museums Association
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Physical description:
.2 linear feet
71 audio cassette sound recordings
4 microcassette sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Museum records
Collection descriptions
Conferences
Sound recordings
Date:
1978
1978-1995
1978-1979
Summary:
This collection contains audio recordings of meetings and conferences led by the African American Museums Association (AAMA). It includes recordings of AAMA events from the years 1978-1995, with the majority being created in 1978 and 1979.
Cite as:
African American Museums Association Audiovisual Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
ACMA AV09-019
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Willis, Deborah 1948-
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Physical description:
0.9 linear feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Correspondence
Slides
Negatives
Photocopies
Date:
1999
1990-2004
Summary:
An exhibition exploring and examining religious imagery in African American art curated by Deborah Willis. The show was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Anacostia Gallery February 14, 1999 through June 15, 1999. This exhibit featured over 60 artists including David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, Radcliffe Bailey, Chester Higgins, Jr., and Valerie Maynard.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, artist files, administrative records, education packagesK and brochures.
Topic:
African American photographers
African American artists
Art and religion
Local number:
ACMA 03-011
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Resonant Forms: Contemporary African American Women Sculptors

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Willis, Deborah 1948-
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Physical description:
1.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Correspondence
Exhibit scripts
Slides (photographs)
Photographic prints
Photocopies
Date:
1998
1990-2004
Summary:
An exhibition of sculpture and installation art featuring eight women artists, the show sought to decode the social imagery of black women's representation and experiences. Curated by Deborah Willis, the exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery from April 13, 1998 to September 30, 1998. Artist featured included: Denise Ward Brown, Beverly Buchanan, Carole Byard, Rashida Ferndinand, Kira Lynn Harris, Valerie Maynard, and Renée Stout, and Eve Sandler.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, research files, artist lists, administrative records, exhibit layouts and brochures.
Topic:
African American women artists
African American artists
Local number:
ACMA 03-006
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Records, 1989-1996

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Creator:
Smithsonian African American Association
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Manuscripts
Date:
1989
1989-1996
Summary:
These records consist of meeting minutes, planning and budgetary files, outreach program files, and conference files. Most of the records concern The Prophet, a newsletter produced by the Smithsonian African American Association.
Topic:
African Americans
Associations, institutions, etc
Local number:
SIA Acc. 99-016
See more items in:
Program Records 1988-1998 [Smithsonian African American Association]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

When the Spirit Moves: African American Dance in History and Art c. 2000-2001

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Creator:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Physical description:
.1 linear feet (1 box)
9 audio cassette sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa, West
Africa, Central
Date:
2000
c 2000-2001
Summary:
Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on African American Dance, held at the Arts and Industries Building December 14, 2000 - June 1, 2001. More than 300 paintings, photographs, sculpture, and archival objects -- some dating to the early 1600s -- are used to trace African American dance from its roots in west and central Africa through the 20th century. On view are masks, robes, drums and musical instruments from Africa, along with works by such artists as Richmond Barthe, Romare Bearden, John Biggers, Elizabeth Catlett, Archibald Motley, Sam Gilliam, and Howardena Pindell. Dancers featured include the Nicholas Brothers, Josephine Baker, Carmen de Lavallade, and Alvin Ailey. Organized by the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center, Wilberforce, Ohio. Sponsored by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture. This collection of audiovisual records contains sound recordings of the exhibition script.
Cite as:
When the Spirit Moves Audiovisual Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Dance
African American dance
Museum exhibits
History
Exhibitions
Local number:
ACMA AV03-061
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Jubilee: African American Celebration 2006

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Curator:
James, Portia P
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
.15 linear feet (1 box)
2 miniDV video recordings
1 VHS 1/2" video recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Date:
2006
Summary:
This collection contains the audiovisual output of the Anacostia Community Museum's "Jubilee: African American Celebration" exhibition. The exhibition examines historical and contemporary African American holidays and celebrations from around the country. More than 50 holidays, celebratory traditions and occasions are presented in a season-based journey through a calendar year. Observances profiled include those no longer existing, ones created in response to significant events (such as Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation), regional favorites and black traditions associated with mainstream holidays. Also covered are leisure-time activities, college and church homecomings, black Greek organizations' events, family reunions and recent holidays like Kwanzaa and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The video recordings in this collection document New Orleans Mardi Gras celebrations and docent training for the exhibition.
Cite as:
Jubilee: African American Celebration Audiovisual Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Celebrations
Holidays
Mardi Gras
Museum exhibits
Local number:
ACMA AV03-055
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Horace Pippin notebooks and letters, circa 1920, 1943

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Creator:
Pippin, Horace, 1888-1946
Subject:
Carlen, Robert
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
8 items
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series. Series 1: Horace Pippin Notebooks and Letters, circa 1920s, 1943; 8 items
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Collection consists of three notebooks, notebook fragments, and two letters created by African American primitive painter Horace Pippin. The notebooks recount Pippin's World War I experiences, including his being wounded. One of the notebooks is illustrated.
Citation:
Horace Pippin notebooks and letters, circa 1920, 1943. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Biography Note:
Horace Pippin (1888 - 1946) was a self-taught painter from West Chester, Pa. Pippin was inspired to paint by his experiences in World War I. He lost the use of his right arm when wounded during the war and, when painting, had to use his left hand to guide his right. He gained a national reputation as "a true American primitive" for his paintings depicting childhood memories, war experiences, heroes, and religious subjects.
Provenance:
WWI journals were purchased from Pippin's dealer, Robert Carlen, in 1956. This collection was microfilmed on reel 138 in 1973, and scanned in 2006.
Digitization Note:
The notebooks and letters of Horace Pippin in the Archives of American Art were digitized in 2006. The papers have been scanned in their entirety, and total 114 images.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
African American painters
African American soldiers
Diaries
World War, 1914-1918
Self-taught artists
Painters
Painting
Folk art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8586
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210765
AAA_collcode_pipphora
Theme:
Diaries
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
Additional Online Media:

Reginald Gammon papers, 1927-2007, bulk 1960-2005

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Creator:
Gammon, Reginald A. (Reginald Adolphus), 1921-2005
Subject:
Lee-Smith, Hughie
Greenberg, Joseph J.
Bearden, Romare
Andrews, Benny
Overton, Harry
King, Patrick
Browne, Vivian E.
Wynberg, Jonathan
Fray, Thomas
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2.4 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
COLLECTION IS BEING PREPARED FOR DIGITIZATION AND IS CLOSED TO RESEARCHERS.
Summary:
The Reginald Gammon papers measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1927 to 2007 (bulk 1960-2005). The papers contain biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings and artwork by Gammon, printed material, and photographs regarding Gammon's career as a painter, educator, and prominent member of the African American art scene.
A small selection of biographic information about Gammon includes certificates, military documentation, and interviews. Approximately half of the collection consists of correspondence with other artists, museums, galleries and arts organizations. Correspondence documents his work with a number of African American arts organizations across the country. Of note is correspondence with Benny Andrews, Romare Bearden, Vivian Browne, Thomas Frey, Joseph Greenberg, Patrick King, Hughie Lee-Smith, Harry Overton, and Jonathan Wynberg. Writings by Gammon including personal and lecture notes as well as project drafts. Printed materials consist primarily of exhibition catalogs. Artwork includes pencil and ink sketches, advertisement mock-ups, collages, and paintings. Photographs depict Gammon at school, in the Navy, with other artists friends, and in his studio.
Citation:
Reginald Gammon papers, 1927-2007, bulk 1960-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Reginald A. Gammon (1921-2005) was a painter and art educator, working in New York City, Michigan, and Albuquerque, New Mexico. Gammon was a founding member of Spiral, an African American artist's collective and member of the New Mexico Afro-American Artist Guild. Gammon also taught in the New York public schools and at Western Michigan University.
Provenance:
The collection was donated in 2007 and 2008 by Janice Gammon, Gammon's widow.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Collages
Sketches
Art teachers
Art
Artists' studios
Painters
Paintings
Photographs
Interviews
African American artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13635
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)272096
AAA_collcode_gammreg
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
Additional Online Media:

Orator, 1993-1995

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Creator:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Serials (publications)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1993
1993-1995
Summary:
This accession consists of a reference set of the publication "Orator."
Topic:
African Americans
Periodicals
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-276
See more items in:
Orator 1993-1995 [Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sullivan family papers 1860-1994, bulk 1920-1960

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Creator:
Sullivan family
Subject:
American Legion
Physical description:
7 boxes (2.25 linear feet)
Culture:
African American
Type:
Autograph albums
Collection descriptions
Books
Correspondence
Ephemera
Financial records
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Tintypes (prints)
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
Long Island (N.Y.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1860
1860-1994
bulk 1920-1960
Summary:
The Sullivan Family papers, which date from 1880 to 1994 and measure 2.25 linear feet, document the personal lives of four generations in the Sullivan Family. The papers are comprised of personal correspondence, school materials, legal documents, financial records, clippings, books, posters, and photographs.
Cite as:
Sullivan Family papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Savina Martin, Dominga Martin and Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper
Topic:
African American families
African American musicians
African American soldiers
American Red Cross
World War, 1914-1918--African Americans
World War, 1939-1945--African Americans
Local number:
ACMA2005.7002
See more items in:
Sullivan family papers 1860-1994 bulk 1920-1960
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Ethel Payne papers, circa 1960s-1980s

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Creator:
Payne, Ethel L
Subject:
Payne, Ethel L
Carter, Jimmy 1924-
Johnson, Lyndon B (Lyndon Baines) 1908-1973
Kennedy, John F (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963
Kissinger, Henry 1923-
Stokes, Louis 1925-
Physical description:
1 box (.27 linear feet)
Type:
Awards
Collection descriptions
Ephemera
Passports
Photographic prints
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1960
1960-1989
circa 1960s-1980s
Notes:
Known as the "First Lady of the Black Press," award-winning journalist Ethel Payne was the first African-American female commentator employed by a national network when she was hired by CBS in 1972. In particular, she was known for combining journalism and advocacy in her coverage of the civil rights movement.
Summary:
The Ethel Payne papers, which date from circa 1960s to 1980s and measure .27 linear feet, document the career of journalist Ethel Payne. The collection is comprised of passports, badges, photographs, press credentials, awards and ephemera.
Cite as:
Ethel Payne papers, Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution Archives, gift of Avis R. Johnson
Topic:
African American journalists
African American women
Politicians
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7053
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Benjamin Layton collection, circa 1870-1980

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Creator:
Layton, Benjamin
Subject:
Agnew, Spiro T. 1918-1996
Layton, Benjamin
Ford, Gerald R. 1913-2006
Marshall, Thurgood 1908-1993
Nixon, Richard M (Richard Milhous) 1913-1994
Physical description:
5 boxes, 1 folder (1.54 linear feet)
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Collection descriptions
Cabinet photographs
Cartes-de-visite
Color photographs
Copy prints
Correspondence
Etchings
Newsletters
Pamphlets
Photographic prints
Photographs
Portraits
Postcards
Programs
Tintypes
Place:
United States
Date:
1870
1870-1980
circa 1870-1980
Summary:
The Benjamin Layton collection, which dates from circa 1870 to 1980 and measures 1.54 linear feet, includes portraits of African American men, women and children, images taken during the Nixon era and materials documenting the personal and professional life of Benjamin Layton. The collection is comprised of black-and-white photographs, color photographs, cabinet photographs, cartes-de-visite (card photographs), copy prints, correspondence, etchings, newsletters, pamphlets, postcards, programs and tintypes.
Cite as:
Benjamin Layton collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Benjamin Layton
Topic:
African Americans
African American soldiers
African Americans--Social life and customs
Politicians
Local number:
ACMA 2004.7007
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Benjamin Layton collection circa 1870-1980
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Anna J. Cooper: a voice from the South

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Cooper, Anna J. Dr. 1858-1964
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
11.38 linear feet (23 boxes)
Type:
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Correspondence
Exhibit scripts
Photographic prints
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1981
1981-1982
1967-1989
Summary:
An exhibition on Anna J. Cooper, Washington D. C. educator and author. It was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from February 1981 to September 1982. Louise Daniel Hutchinson served as curator.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, and floor plans.
Topic:
African American women
African Americans
Museum exhibits
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7029
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South Audiovisual Records

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Curator:
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel
Subject:
Cooper, Anna J. Dr. 1858-1964
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
0.5 linear feet
5 open reel 1/2" video recordings
1 open reel 1/4" sound recordings
12 audio cassette sound recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1981
1981-1983
Summary:
Audiovisual materials associated with an exhibition on Anna J. Cooper, Washington D. C. educator and author. The exhibition was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from February 1981 to September 1982. Louise Daniel Hutchinson served as curator. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the exhibit and includes recordings of exhibit tours, gallery talks, and lectures related to the exhibit.
Cite as:
Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South Audiovisual Records, Exhibition Records AV03-029, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Museum exhibits
African American women
Local number:
ACMA AV03-029
See more items in:
Anna J. Cooper: A Voice from the South Audiovisual Records
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Col. West A. Hamilton papers, circa 1887-1991

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Creator:
Hamilton, West A. Col
Subject:
Hamilton, West A. Col
Dunbar High School (Washington, D.C.)
District of Columbia Board of Trustees of Public Schools
Public Schools of the District of Columbia
Physical description:
9 boxes; 1 folder oversize (4.5 linear feet)
Type:
Awards
Collection descriptions
Books
Greeting cards
Certificates
Correspondence
Diaries
Ledgers (account books)
Magazines (periodicals)
Minutes
Photographic prints
Photographs
Reports
Yearbooks
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1887
1887-1991
circa 1887-1991
20th century
1940-1950
Summary:
The collection, which dates from circa 1887 to 1991 and measures 4.4 linear feet, documents life and career of Col. West A. Hamilton. The collection is comprised of books, photographs, correspondence, awards, certificates, cards, diaries, ledgers, reports, magazines, yearbooks and minutes.
Cite as:
Col. West A. Hamilton papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of the Estate of Col. West A. Hamilton
Topic:
African American soldiers
African American educators
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7048
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Gathered Visions: selected works by African American women artists 1990

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Hall, Robert L. 1950-
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
0.5 linear feet
4 audio cassette sound recordings
7 VHS 1/2" video recordings
Culture:
African American
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Date:
1990
Summary:
Audiovisual materials related to an exhibition on contemporary African American women artists curated by Robert L. Hall and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from November 1990 to April 1991. Artists included in the exhibit were: Erlena Chisolm Bland, Lilian Thomas Burwell, Yvonne Pickering Carter, Margo Humphrey, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, Viola Burley Leak, Winnie Owens-Hart, Stephanie E. Pogue, Malkia Roberts, Gail Shaw-Clemons, Sylvia Snowden, Renée Stout, Denise Ward-Brown, Joyce E. Wellman, and Adell Westbrook.This collection contains the audiovisual materials related to the exhibit, including artist interviews, exhibit tours and docent training recordings.
Cite as:
Gathered Visions Audiovisual Records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Museum exhibits
Women artists
African American women artists
Local number:
ACMA AV03-044
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Always there: the African American presence in American quilts

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Benberry, Cuesta
Kentucky Quilt Project
Physical description:
1 linear foot (1 box)
Type:
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Contact sheets
Exhibition catalogs
Photographic prints
Date:
1993
1990-2004
Summary:
An exhibition on the history of African American quilt-making. The show was organized by the Kentucky Quilt Project, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky and exhibited at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from July 1993 to October 1993.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, photographs, brochures, educational materials, and floor plans.
Topic:
African American quilts
Quilts
Museum exhibits
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7014
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Gathered visions: selected works by African American women artists

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Subject:
Hall, Robert L. 1950-
Anacostia Community Museum
Physical description:
1.25 linear feet (4 boxes)
Type:
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Exhibitions
Correspondence
Photographic prints
Transparencies
Date:
1990
1990-1991
1990-2004
Summary:
An exhibition on contemporary African American women artists curated by Robert L. Hall and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from November 1990 to April 1991.
Artists included are: Erlena Chisolm Bland, Lilian Thomas Burwell, Yvonne Pickering Carter, Margo Humphrey, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, Viola Burley Leak, Winnie Owens-Hart, Stephanie E. Pogue, Malkia Roberts, Gail Shaw-Clemons, Sylvia Snowden, Renée Stout, Denise Ward-Brown, Joyce E. Wellman, and Adell Westbrook.
Topic:
African American women artists
Museum exhibits
Women artists
Local number:
ACMA 2003.70
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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