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Topic:
Tumblr (Electronic resource)
American History Through an African American Lens (Blog)
Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2012-2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Tumblr blog of the National Museum of African American History and Culture as it existed on March 8, 2018. The blog, titled "American History through an African American Lens," highlights events, objects, and research. It was first launched in February 2012 and was taken offline shortly after this capture. Some embedded videos may be missing from this accession. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
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Museums -- Public relations  Search this
African Americans  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 20-008, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 20-008
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa20-008

Website Records

Topic:
American History Through an African American Lens (Blog)
Tumblr (Electronic resource)
Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Date:
2014
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of National Museum of African American History and Culture's website and Tumblr blog as they existed on October 1, 2014. The website includes information about the museum and the building it is constructing; collections and traveling exhibitions; public and school programs; and ways to get involved. It also includes press releases. The blog, titled "American History Through an African American Lens," highlights events, objects, and research. Materials are in electronic format.
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Web sites  Search this
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Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
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African Americans  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-041, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-041
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-041

Website Records

Topic:
Tumblr (Electronic resource)
American History Through an African American Lens (Blog)
Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Web sites
Date:
2012-2018
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the Tumblr blog of the National Museum of African American History and Culture as it existed on March 8, 2018, and again on March 19, 2018. The blog, titled "American History through an African American Lens," highlights events, objects, and research. It was first launched in February 2012 and was taken offline shortly after the crawls in this accession. In addition, the Tumblr content was exported as individual posts in early March 2018. Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Web sites
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 19-109, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 19-109
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa19-109

Website Records

Topic:
Tumblr (Electronic resource)
American History Through an African American Lens (Blog)
Facebook (Electronic resource)
YouTube (Electronic resource)
Storify (Electronic resource)
Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Electronic records
Date:
2012-2017
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of several websites and social media accounts documenting the promotion and marketing of the National Museum and African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) which opened to the public on September 24, 2016.

NMAAHC's primary website was crawled on August 26 (twice) and 28, September 16, 22, 23 (twice), 24 (three times), 25, and 27, 2016. The website includes information about visiting, exhibitions, events, and collections. Some crawls only include top-level pages of the website and extensive detailed collections information is not included in any of the crawls. Due to technical issues, some features of the website may not function properly in this accession.

NMAAHC's Tumblr blog, titled "American History through an African American Lens," was crawled on September 9 and October 4, 2016. Launched in February 2012, it highlights events, objects, and research.

The fundraising website established for the NMAAHC's "Giving Day," also September 24, 2016, was crawled on September 12 and 16, 2016.

The Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (CFCH) website was crawled on September 21, 2016. CFCH organized the "Freedom Sounds: A Community Celebration" festival in honor of the opening of NMAAHC. The festival ran September 23-25, 2016.

The top pages of the Smithsonian Institution website which announce the opening of the museum were crawled on September 24, 2016.

NMAAHC's Twitter account, a platform used for microblogging, was crawled on September 8, 21, 23, and 24 (twice), and October 7, 2016. The AskNMAAHC Twitter account, used to answer questions from the public about visiting NMAAHC, was crawled on February 7, 2017, but had been inactive since October 13, 2016. Tweets using two hashtags promoted by NMAAHC and used both for official tweets and by other institutions and the public were also captured. Tweets using "#illuminateNMAAHC" were captured between November 3, 2015, and September 30, 2016, and exported to a spreadsheet. Tweets using "#APeoplesJourney" were crawled on October 3, 2016.

NMAAHC's Storify account, used to document social media campaigns by combining content from several sources, was crawled on October 4, 2016.

NMAAHC's YouTube channel, used for sharing videos, was crawled in two pieces on October 5, 2016.

NMAAHC's Facebook account, used to communicate and share with the public, was crawled on both October 7 and 27, 2016.

Materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Web sites  Search this
Blogs  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Special events  Search this
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Online social networks  Search this
Genre/Form:
Electronic records
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-110, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
Identifier:
Accession 17-110
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa17-110

"American History through an African American Lens" blog, 2012-2016, crawled September 9, 2016

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Container:
Electronic Records
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-110, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
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Website Records
Website Records / Electronic Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-110-refidd1e514

"American History through an African American Lens" blog, 2012-2016, crawled October 4, 2016

Collection Creator::
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Container:
Electronic Records
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-110, National Museum of African American History and Culture, Website Records
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Website Records
Website Records / Electronic Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-110-refidd1e535

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