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Broadcast Programs

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Extent:
14 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
15 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
circa 1970s
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes news programs, television shows, and music recorded from local and national radio and television broadcasts as well as prerecorded programs, such as The Negro Texans and Alex Haley Lecture for the Doubleday Lecture Series. Anacostia Community Museum does not hold the copyright of the broadcast programs and prerecorded programs in this collection. Content includes news coverage of Anacostia and Washington, DC events; announcements about and coverage of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum events; broadcasts of Martin Luther King, Jr's speeches; interviews with civil right leaders; and short documentaries.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Community museums  Search this
Civil rights leaders  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Citation:
Broadcast Programs, Record Group 09-037, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.09-037
See more items in:
Broadcast Programs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa76864c60f-551a-43c4-ab84-a62755c532e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-037

Alex Haley Lecture for the Doubleday Lecture Series

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
United States.. National Archives and Records Administration  Search this
Haley, Alex  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Lectures
Place:
Africa
Africa, West
Gambia
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
circa 1976
Scope and Contents:
Author Alex Haley is a speaker for the Frank N. Doubleday Lecture Series; the theme of the lecture series is education in the real world. Haley speaks of researching and writing about his genealogical roots for his book, Roots, using oral history and archival materials, including those at the National Archives. He talks about traveling to Gambia and learning about the history of Kinte clan from a griot, a West African historian who is a repository of oral history for a particular African clan. Haley also speaks of black heritage and African heritage; his life in the coast guard and as a freelance writer; and his family as he was growing up.
Lecture. Part of Broadcast Programs. Undated.
General:
Title created by ACMA based on transcription from physical asset and contents of recording.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Family  Search this
African American families  Search this
Blacks -- History  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Lectures
Citation:
Alex Haley Lecture for the Doubleday Lecture Series, Record Group 09-037, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.09-037, Item ACMA AV003652
See more items in:
Broadcast Programs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa776ea1274-b783-4717-9751-fca8053dea7b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-037-ref1

Edmundo O'Gorman Lecture

Creator:
Blume, David  Search this
Subject:
O'Gorman, Edmundo 1906-1995  Search this
Bedini, Silvio A  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
January 11, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-618]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394795

Edmundo O'Gorman Lecture

Creator:
Blume, David  Search this
Subject:
O'Gorman, Edmundo 1906-1995  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
January 11, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-619]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394796

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Sir Peter Medawar

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Medawar, P. B (Peter Brian) 1915-1987  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
February 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1246]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394837

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Sir Peter Medawar

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Medawar, P. B (Peter Brian) 1915-1987  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Bedini, Silvio A  Search this
Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976  Search this
Challinor, David  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
February 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1247]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394838

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Sir Peter Medawar

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Medawar, P. B (Peter Brian) 1915-1987  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Bedini, Silvio A  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
February 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-1248]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_394839

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Arthur C. Clarke

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Clarke, Arthur C (Arthur Charles) 1917-2008  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
March 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-2115]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395071

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Arthur C. Clarke

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Clarke, Arthur C (Arthur Charles) 1917-2008  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Challinor, David  Search this
Bedini, Silvio A  Search this
Doyle, Vincent J  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
March 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-2116]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395072

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Arthur C. Clarke

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Clarke, Arthur C (Arthur Charles) 1917-2008  Search this
Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004  Search this
Brooks, Robert A (Robert Angus) 1920-1976  Search this
Bedini, Silvio A  Search this
Zisfein, Melvin B  Search this
Durant, Frederick C. 1916-  Search this
Collins, Michael 1930-  Search this
Powers, Peter G  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1973
March 15, 1973
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-2117]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395073

Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series Featuring Sir Peter Medawar

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Medawar, P. B (Peter Brian) 1915-1987  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1973
February 15, 1973
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [73-1248-05]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396076

NMHT Director Brooke Hindle with John Updike at Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series

Creator:
Harrell, Alfred  Search this
Subject:
Updike, John  Search this
Hindle, Brooke  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Doubleday & Company, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
December 8-9, 1976
Topic:
Lectures  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-17890-04A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397414

The Art of Jazz Improvisation: A Festival of Traditional and Contemporary Approaches

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 15-16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985 February 7-8
Scope and Contents:
Concert and colloquium held February 7-8, 1985, at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution. Program discussed and illustrated the various styles of jazz improvisation from its early twentieth century origins to its recent avant-garde forms. Jazz improvisation is considered one of the core elements of the jazz experience and a significant component in the forming of the jazz tradition. Improvisation is described as a spontaneous composition. It has been used in the musical expressions of all cultural groups. From unpublished program notes. See program guide for additional information about this colloquium and concert.

The concert and colloquium formed part of the Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series and was presented by the National Museum of American History and the Doubleday Book and Music Clubs, Incorporated. Program content was created by Bernice Johnson Reagon, director of the Program in African American Culture (PAAC). Program number AC408.29.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access and use of audiovisual materials available in the Archives Center reading room or by requesting copies of audiovisual materials at RightsReproductions@si.edu
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions exist. Collection items available for reproduction Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Program in African American Culture Collection
Program in African American Culture Collection / Series 1: Program Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep839b98774-a6c9-42c4-9840-dca2789e4f82
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0408-ref1154

The Art of Jazz Improvisation: A Festival of Traditional and Contemporary Approaches, Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series, photographs, 1985 February 7

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985-02
Scope and Contents:
Event performed on February 7, 1985 in the Flag Hall, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Performances by Doc Cheatham and the Sweet Basil Quintet featuring Eddie Barefield and Bobby Pratt, Clark Terry and his Jolly Giants, and the Archie Shepp Quartet.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access and use of audiovisual materials available in the Archives Center reading room or by requesting copies of audiovisual materials at RightsReproductions@si.edu
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions exist. Collection items available for reproduction Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Program in African American Culture Collection
Program in African American Culture Collection / Series 1: Program Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep872d322d6-0721-43cc-9186-494023e9e919
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0408-ref1156

Black American Gospel Music, A Twentieth-Century Song and Performance Tradition

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 17, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988 May 12
Scope and Contents:
Program presented at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) as part of the Frank Nelson Doubleday lecture series. It featured Robert Anderson, the Sterling Jubilees and the Richard Smallwood Singers.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access and use of audiovisual materials available in the Archives Center reading room or by requesting copies of audiovisual materials at RightsReproductions@si.edu
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions exist. Collection items available for reproduction Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Program in African American Culture Collection
Program in African American Culture Collection / Series 1: Program Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82d298dc6-f4d5-45f3-bc83-7660bd9d0a9a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0408-ref1223

Black American Gospel Music Series, A Twentieth Century Song and Performance Tradition, lecture, 1988 May 12, audio cassette, OTC 408.57.1

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 144, Cassette 26
Type:
Archival materials
Audio
Date:
1988-05-11
Scope and Contents:
Program concieved by Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon and the first occasion on which Smithsonian research took the stage. The Black American Gospel Music Series: A Twentieth Century Song and Performance Tradition presented a concert in the Departmental Auditorium, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, entitled "We'll Understand It Better By and By.". The program featured performances by the Sterling Jubilees, Robert Anderson, and the Richard Smallwood Singers. The program formed part of the Frank Nelson Doubleday Lecture Series and was presented by the National Museum of American Historroy and the Doubleday Book and Music Clubs, Incorporated. Program number AC408.57.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Access and use of audiovisual materials available in the Archives Center reading room or by requesting copies of audiovisual materials at RightsReproductions@si.edu
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions exist. Collection items available for reproduction Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Program in African American Culture Collection
Program in African American Culture Collection / Series 1: Program Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep880b92fca-2f02-439d-8ada-1fb3d7bdc3f0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0408-ref2424

Special Events Records

Extent:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1980-2010
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audio and video recordings of special events at the National Museum of American History documenting exhibitions; visits of American politicians and foreign dignitaries; receptions; music and dance performances; dinners; meetings; commemorative and anniversary events; lectures, including speakers at the Doubleday Lecture Series; fund raising; and conferences. Materials include audiotapes and videotapes.
Topic:
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Special events  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-291, National Museum of American History. Office of Special Events., Special Events Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-291
See more items in:
Special Events Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-291

Doubleday Lecture Series: Eleanor Roosevelt Centennial, September 12, 1984 (6 audiotapes)

Container:
Box 4 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-291, National Museum of American History. Office of Special Events., Special Events Records
See more items in:
Special Events Records
Special Events Records / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-291-refidd1e1026

Doubleday Lecture Series: Frederick Starr, March 2, 1983 (2 audiotapes)

Container:
Box 4 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-291, National Museum of American History. Office of Special Events., Special Events Records
See more items in:
Special Events Records
Special Events Records / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-291-refidd1e970

Doubleday Lecture Series: Dance Theater of Harlem, April 6, 1983 (3 audiotapes)

Container:
Box 4 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-291, National Museum of American History. Office of Special Events., Special Events Records
See more items in:
Special Events Records
Special Events Records / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-291-refidd1e981

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