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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

Invisible : the forgotten story of the black woman lawyer who took down America's most powerful mobster / Stephen L. Carter

Author:
Carter, Stephen L. 1954-  Search this
Subject:
Carter, Eunice Hunton  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Date:
2018
Topic:
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American authors  Search this
African American families  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105212

Becoming / Michelle Obama

Title:
Becoming Michelle Obama
Author:
Obama, Michelle 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Nonfiction
Autobiographies
Biographies
Place:
United States
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
2018
Topic:
Presidents' spouses  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
Legislators' spouses  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105723

Song in a weary throat : memoir of an American pilgrimage / Pauli Murray ; with a new introduction by Patricia Bell-Scott

Author:
Murray, Pauli 1910-1985  Search this
Writer of introduction:
Bell-Scott, Patricia  Search this
Subject:
Murray, Pauli 1910-1985  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 587 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
Feminists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093967

Michelle Obama : a photographic journey / introduction & text by Antonia Felix ; photo editor, Christopher Measom

Author:
Felix, Antonia  Search this
Editor:
Measom, Christopher  Search this
Subject:
Obama, Michelle 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
202 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
United States
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
2017
Topic:
Presidents' spouses  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082839

Michelle Obama : a life / Peter Slevin

Author:
Slevin, Peter B.  Search this
Subject:
Obama, Michelle 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
418 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2015
Topic:
Presidents' spouses  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American lawyers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047186

Michelle : a biography / Liza Mundy

Author:
Mundy, Liza 1960-  Search this
Subject:
Obama, Michelle 1964-  Search this
Obama, Barack  Search this
Physical description:
217 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Chicago (Ill.)
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Women lawyers  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
Legislators' spouses  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_903621

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