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Visual journal : Harlem and DC in the thirties and forties : a study of an exhibition presented by the Center for African American History and Culture / Audrey E. Kindlon, Kerry DiGiacomo

Author:
Kindlon, Audrey E  Search this
DiGiacomo, Kerry R  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Institutional Studies Office  Search this
Subject:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.) Evaluation  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 34 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Museum exhibits--Public opinion  Search this
Museum attendance--Evaluation  Search this
Exhibitions--Evaluation  Search this
Call number:
AM101.W3 K5128 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_568081

Morgan and Marvin Smith Audiovisual Collection

Creator:
Smith, Morgan and Marvin, b. 1910  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Smith, Marvin, 1910-2003  Search this
Extent:
481 Sound recordings (203 audio cassette sound recordings ; 6 vinyl sound recordings ; 272 open reel 1/4" sound recordings)
1 Floppy disc
209 Video recordings (21 16mm film prints ; 188 video recordings)
23 Linear feet (27 boxes)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Floppy discs
Video recordings
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
circa 1954-1990
bulk 1970-1980
Scope and Contents note:
Morgan and Marvin Smith, twin brothers who lived and worked in Harlem, NY, are regarded as the premiere photographers of the area from the 1930s-1950s. The two brothers pursued many creative outlets outside of photography, including painting, film, and
Related Archival Materials note:
Morgan and Marvin Smith's photograph collection is housed at the New York Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York City.
Provenance:
This collection was donated to the Center for African American History and Culture, a Smithsonian Initiative which operated in the 1990s before merging with the Anacostia Museum.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Many materials in the collection are inaccessible due to their obsolete formats and fragile state. Please contact the archivist at ACMarchives@si.edu.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Topic:
African American photographers  Search this
Music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Citation:
Morgan and Marvin Smith Audiovisual Collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-012
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-012

Orator, 1993-1995

Creator:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Uniform title:
Orator (Serial)  Search this
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Serials (publications)
Date:
1993
1993-1995
Topic:
Periodicals  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01268
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted reference set of publications. Open
Non-circulating record set of publications Permanently closed
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Orator 1993-1995 [Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_254287

Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.) [Folder]

Additional name:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for African American History and Culture  Search this
National African American Museum  Search this
National African-American Heritage Memorial Museum  Search this
Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Topic:
Art Organizations  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_105753

In search of balance : the artistscholar : November 13, 1997-March 11, 1998, Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 900 Jefferson Drive, SW, Washington, DC

Title:
Artistscholar
Author:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
33 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 x 11 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
[1997]
20th century
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American art  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 I6 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_708045

Visual journal : Harlem & D.C. in the thirties & forties / [curator, Deborah Willis]

Author:
Willis, Deborah 1948-  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
15 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Washington (D.C.)
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1996
[1996]
20th century
Topic:
Documentary photography--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
TR820.5 .V572 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_736149

Culture Wars Won and Lost, Part II: The National African-American Museum Project

Author:
Ruffins, Fath Davis  Search this
Subject:
African American Museum Project  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
National African American Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
National African American Museum Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 24; Page numbers: 78-101
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1998
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
Museums--History  Search this
Museums  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12975

Mythos, memory, and history : African American preservation efforts, 1820-1990

Author:
Ruffins, Fath Davis  Search this
Ed:
Kreamer, Christine Mullen  Search this
Karp, Ivan  Search this
Lavine, Steven D  Search this
Subject:
African American Museum Project  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
National African American Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
National African American Museum Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages : 105; Page numbers : 506-611
Date:
1992
Topic:
Museums--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
Cultural property--Protection  Search this
Historic preservation  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12976

Down Through the Years Opens at Anacostia

Subject:
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Down Through the Years: Stories From the Anacostia Museum Collection (Exhibition)  Search this
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Date:
October 1996
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2367

Footsteps from North Brentwood Opens at Anacostia

Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Footsteps from North Brentwood (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Place:
Prince George's County (Md.)
Date:
October 1996
Topic:
Municipal government  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2368

"Points of Entry" Exhibit at AM, 1996

Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Center for African American History & Culture (U.S.)  Search this
Points of Entry (Exhibition) (1996: Anacostia Museum)  Search this
Date:
November 1, 1996
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Emigration and immigration  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2414

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