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Septima Clark

Creator:
Lanker, Brian, 1947 - 2011  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (gelatin silver, 36 7/8 x 36 3/8 inches.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1985
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at ACMarchives@si.edu.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Portraits -- African American women  Search this
African American educators  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Citation:
Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution, gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Betsy Karel).
See more items in:
Brian Lanker Photograph
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-124-18-ref1

Catherine Burt vertical file on black women

Creator:
Burt, Catherine  Search this
Names:
Alexander, Sadie Tanner Mossell, 1898-1989  Search this
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000  Search this
Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924-  Search this
Coppin, Fanny Jackson  Search this
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911  Search this
Lee, Jarena, b. 1783  Search this
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005  Search this
Parsons, Lucy E. (Lucy Eldine), 1853-1942  Search this
Powers, Harriet, 1837-1911  Search this
Rudolph, Wilma, 1940-  Search this
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913  Search this
Walker, Alice, 1944-  Search this
Walker, Maggie  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931  Search this
Wright, Jane Cooke., Dr., 1919-  Search this
Extent:
1.42 Linear feet ((2 boxes))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Date:
circa 1980s
Summary:
The collection, which dates from the 1980s and measures 1.42 linear feet, was compiled in the course of preparations for the "Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds" exhibit, which was staged at the Anacostia Museum from February 1976 to December 1976. This collection documents the lives and achievements of African American women in a variety of fields, including law, medicine, education, politics, science and the arts. The collection is comprised of documents, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence, photocopies, brochures and pamphlets.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American women educators  Search this
African American women jazz singers  Search this
African American women executives  Search this
African American women journalists  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American women athletes  Search this
African American women authors  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African American women scientists  Search this
African American women political activists  Search this
African American women poets  Search this
African American women physicians  Search this
African American women librarians  Search this
African American women legislators  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American women judges  Search this
African American women singers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
Women clergy  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
African American women  Search this
African American women entertainers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Citation:
Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Catherine Burt.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-065
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-065

Looking for Lorraine : the radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry / Imani Perry

Title:
Radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry
Author:
Perry, Imani 1972-  Search this
Physical description:
237 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Dramatists, American  Search this
African American dramatists  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105220

Maya Angelou, and still I rise / a co-production of the People's Poet Media Group, LLC, Thirteen's American masters for WNET, and ITVS ; directed by Bob Hercules, Rita Coburn Whack ; produced by Rita Coburn Whack, Bob Hercules, Jay Alix, Una Jackman

Title:
And still I rise
Film producer:
Hercules, Bob  Search this
Whack, Rita Coburn 1958-  Search this
Alix, Jay  Search this
Jackman, Una  Search this
Director of photography:
Walker, Keith (Cinematographer)  Search this
Editor of moving image work:
Simpson, David E.  Search this
Benson, Lillian E.  Search this
Composer expression:
Taylor, Stephen James  Search this
Interviewee expression:
Angelou, Maya  Search this
Clinton, Bill 1946-  Search this
Winfrey, Oprah  Search this
Common (Musician)  Search this
Woodard, Alfre 1953-  Search this
Redmond, Eugene  Search this
Tyson, Cicely  Search this
Jones, Quincy 1933-  Search this
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Singleton, John 1968-  Search this
Johnson, Guy 1945-  Search this
Production company:
People's Poet Media Group  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Independent Television Service  Search this
Publisher:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)  Search this
Film distributor:
PBS Distribution (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Angelou, Maya Biography  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Biography
Feature films
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Date:
2017
2016
20th century
Topic:
African American women authors  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Call number:
`video 001560
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1080268

For freedom's sake : the life of Fannie Lou Hamer / Chana Kai Lee

Author:
Lee, Chana Kai 1962-  Search this
Subject:
Hamer, Fannie Lou  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Biographies
Place:
United States
Mississippi
Date:
1999
©1999
20th century
Topic:
Civil rights workers  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_589617

Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement / Janet Dewart Bell

Author:
Bell, Janet Dewart  Search this
Physical description:
224 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers--History  Search this
African American women--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Women  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1100065

Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers / Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers

Author:
Igus, Toyomi  Search this
Physical description:
107 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Biography
Juvenile literature
Juvenile works
Date:
1991
©1991
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084595

The house by the side of the road : the Selma civil rights movement / Richie Jean Sherrod Jackson

Author:
Jackson, Richie Jean Sherrod 1932-  Search this
Subject:
Jackson, Richie Jean Sherrod 1932-  Search this
Jackson, Richie Jean Sherrod 1932- Homes and haunts  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 161 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
Alabama
Selma
Selma (Ala.)
Date:
2011
20th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1077573

Coretta : the story of Coretta Scott King / Octavia Vivian

Author:
Vivian, Octavia B  Search this
Subject:
King, Coretta Scott 1927-2006  Search this
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 126 p., [18] p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
20th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_800443

Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching / Paula J. Giddings

Title:
Sword among lions
Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Author:
Giddings, Paula  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 800 p., [16] p. of plates : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American women  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Call number:
E185.97.W55 G53 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_840113

They say : Ida B. Wells and the reconstruction of race / James West Davidson

Author:
Davidson, James West  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Childhood and youth  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 242 p. : ill ; 18 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
To 1964
19th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
African American women educators  Search this
African Americans--Race identity  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Racism--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_895459

Ella Baker and the Black freedom movement : a radical democratic vision / Barbara Ransby

Title:
Ella Baker & the Black freedom movement
Author:
Ransby, Barbara  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Ella 1903-1986  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People  Search this
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 470 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Southern States
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
CT275.B185 R36 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710159

Witnessing and testifying : Black women, religion, and civil rights / Rosetta E. Ross

Title:
Witnessing & testifying
Author:
Ross, Rosetta E. 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 294 p., [7] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Religion  Search this
African American women civil rights workers--Religious life--History  Search this
Civil rights--Religious aspects--Christianity--History  Search this
Civil rights--Religious aspects--Islam--History  Search this
Civil rights--History  Search this
Womanist theology--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710816

Open wide the freedom gates : a memoir / Dorothy Height ; with a foreword by Maya Angelou

Author:
Height, Dorothy I (Dorothy Irene) 1912-  Search this
Subject:
Height, Dorothy I (Dorothy Irene) 1912-  Search this
National Council of Negro Women  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 322 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
1964-1975
1975-
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712416

Fight on! : Mary Church Terrell's battle for integration / Dennis Brindell Fradin & Judith Bloom Fradin

Author:
Fradin, Dennis B  Search this
Fradin, Judith Bloom  Search this
Subject:
Terrell, Mary Church 1863-1954  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 181 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African Americans--Segregation--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
CT275.T3 F73 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_715144

Mary McLeod Bethune / by Amy Robin Jones

Author:
Jones, Amy Robin 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. : ill. (1 col.), ports. ; 27 cm
Type:
Biography
Juvenile literature
Place:
United States
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Teachers  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717115

On the bus with Rosa Parks : poems / Rita Dove

Author:
Dove, Rita  Search this
Physical description:
95 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Poetry
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights movements  Search this
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_724892

Gender and the civil rights movement / edited by Peter J. Ling, Sharon Monteith

Author:
Ling, Peter J (Peter John) 1956-  Search this
Monteith, Sharon  Search this
Physical description:
276 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Women civil rights workers--History  Search this
African American women civil rights workers--History  Search this
Sex role--History  Search this
Sexism--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_772069

Women of the civil rights movement / by Linda Barrett Osborne

Author:
Osborne, Linda Barrett 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
61 p. : ill. ; 17 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
20th century
Topic:
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African American women civil rights workers--History  Search this
Women civil rights workers--History  Search this
African American women civil rights workers--Biography  Search this
Women civil rights workers--Biography  Search this
Civil rights movements--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_796046

Let it shine : stories of Black women freedom fighters / Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Stephen Alcorn

Author:
Pinkney, Andrea Davis  Search this
Ill:
Alcorn, Stephen  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 107 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_796924

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