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National Public Housing Conference

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5217, Frame 109-112
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e048186f-bd1e-4df8-9559-981314b62b46
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref2697

Pinback button promoting public housing in New York City

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Commissioned by:
New York City Housing Authority, American, founded 1934  Search this
Medium:
aluminum alloy, ink on paper, plastic laminate
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 x 1/4 in. (5.1 x 0.6 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Communication  Search this
Communities  Search this
Justice  Search this
Politics  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.178.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5589f4a4c-7618-4e7b-b174-3a7862756f42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.178.5

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Contract Modification Form

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1978
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e935c78c-c5a1-47b4-b722-65fdc0fe4f52
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1250

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Draft

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bb51dd51-e456-4b00-a97e-b1ca81ea7a18
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1252

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Summary Project Proposal

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1978
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f674183d-79c8-4416-9d81-34806056b192
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1253

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Worksite Contracts

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1978
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9047a0847-8bc1-4935-bef0-e497f3cefe25
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1254

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Monthly Worksite Evaluation Report

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1978
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98d3628ad-be13-47a3-b3b1-e71981db09ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1255

Public Housing Program

Collection Creator:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Container:
Box 293
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Collection Title, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Congress of American Indians records
National Congress of American Indians records / Series 6: NCAI Committees and Special Issues Files / 6.17: Health and Welfare / Housing
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4d96fe666-d7f2-465f-b81a-86d875fa5604
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-010-ref3551

Comprehensive Employment and Training Act (CETA) Application - Graphics Workshop, Women's Publication House, and Video Community Outreach - Appeal for Denial of Grant

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 6: Grants
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90173e3c7-3c3b-47b4-a676-7e9974a59f27
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1251

"Public Housing Past, Present, Future" (Nov. 17-27, 1953)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 66, Folder 87
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 5: Exhibitions / 5.2: Exhibitions (Chronological) / 1953 Exhibitions
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b70f8f63-4e3b-428d-852e-70de4e31af9c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref1731

Public Housing Dinner and Meeting, H. Myers Award Presented to Lewis Mumford (Nov. 24, 1953)

Collection Creator:
Architectural League of New York  Search this
Container:
Box 86, Folder 60
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Architectural League of New York records, 1880s-1974, bulk 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Architectural League of New York records
Architectural League of New York records / Series 6: Functions and Events / 6.1: League-Sponsored Functions and Events / 1953 League-Sponsored Functions and Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a0ee391e-2522-4c03-af32-fe1583d9140a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archleag-ref2715

"The Design of Low-rent Public Housing - A Statement for the Housing Yearbook"

Collection Creator:
Isaacs, Reginald R., 1911-  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962 April
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Reginald R. Isaacs papers, circa 1842-1991, bulk 1928-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Reginald R. Isaacs papers
Reginald R. Isaacs papers / Series 7: Writings, 1940-1986 / 7.1: Lectures and Articles
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9aa56b83b-e7f5-4941-bd6d-304d9b9ce51e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-isaaregi-ref129

Bendix Trophy Races, Mounted Photographs

Collection Creator:
Bendix Corporation.  Search this
Bendix Aviation Corp  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931-1962
Scope and Contents:
Historic portraits; large-format print photographs retouched for publication, housed in the original retoucher's folders. August 1985. All but last two have no identification.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Collection Citation:
Bendix Air Races Collection, Acc. NASM.1988.0115, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Bendix Air Races Collection
Bendix Air Races Collection / Series 5: Bendix Corporation, Miscellaneous
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2a4e355ce-6be2-4a24-90c6-61e5ac78ba9f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1988-0115-ref740

Kisangani Matete

Photographer:
MacGaffey, Wyatt  Search this
Collection Photographer:
MacGaffey, Wyatt  Search this
Extent:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 2.5 x 3.5 cm.)
1 Photographic print (b&w, 9 x 12 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1980
Scope and Contents:
Accompanying text reads, " Public housing (ONL)."
General:
Title source: Mr. Wyatt MacGaffey.
Note source: Mr. Wyatt MacGaffey.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Commerce  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Photographic prints
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Wyatt MacGaffey photographs, EEPA 2003-004, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.2003-004, Item EEPA 2003-040079-24
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Wyatt MacGaffey photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7c9019033-a014-43d5-a4c8-cefc0d460974
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2003-004-ref653

Photographic print of Nas and friends at Queensbridge Houses

Photograph by:
Danny Clinch, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Nas, American, born 1973  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 × 14 in. (27.8 × 35.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 8 9/16 × 12 13/16 in. (21.8 × 32.6 cm)
Type:
black-and-white photographs
Place captured:
Queens, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1993; printed 2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Housing  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.132.177
Restrictions & Rights:
© Sony Music
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip-Hop Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd529ca7128-f5db-4496-aa69-bc1d65dacd09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.132.177
Online Media:

Community Forum: East of the River: Community Issues

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Barry Farms (Washington, D.C.)
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
2009
Scope and Contents:
Discussion about growing up and living in the projects (public housing). Discussion participants detailed their experiences, including activities and events that were important to them. Frederick Douglass Dwellings, Stanton Dwellings, and Barry Farms were part of the discussion.
Discussion. Audio only. Dated 20090519.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV005146_B

ACMA AV005147_A
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Communities  Search this
Neighborhoods  Search this
African American neighborhoods  Search this
Housing  Search this
Public housing  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Citation:
East of the River: Community Issues, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-052, Item ACMA AV005146_A
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East of the River: Continuity and Change Exhibition Records
East of the River: Continuity and Change Exhibition Records / Series 3: Interviews
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa72269bf56-87bd-4ce5-996f-2a8e8a670bd9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-052-ref551

Demolished Frederick Douglass Dwellings homes

Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Collection Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm))
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 2000
Scope and Contents:
Built as temporary housing for World War II workers, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were located near land previously owned by Tobias Henson, a former slave. Deemed uninhabitable in 1998, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were demolished in 2000 to make way for a new mixed-income community.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Public housing  Search this
Demolition  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-067, Item ACMA PH2009.7008.43
See more items in:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa77fadabd8-d5e8-45d8-b29c-3c956601ddda
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-067-ref2

Frederick Douglass Dwellings home before demolition

Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Collection Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm))
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 2000
Scope and Contents:
Built as temporary housing for World War II workers, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were located near land previously owned by Tobias Henson, a former slave. Deemed uninhabitable in 1998, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were demolished in 2000 to make way for a new mixed-income community.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Public housing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-067, Item ACMA PH2009.7008.44
See more items in:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs / Photographs / Prints / Frederick Douglass Dwellings
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa72bcd2b43-355b-4348-a612-c4cd21c1c048
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-067-ref555

Demolition contact sheet of Frederick Douglass Dwellings

Collection Creator:
Bazemore, Henry  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic print , 8 1/2 x 12 in. (21.6 x 30.5 cm))
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Contact prints
Photographs
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
circa 2000
Scope and Contents:
Built as temporary housing for World War II workers, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were located near land previously owned by Tobias Henson, a former slave. Deemed uninhabitable in 1998, the Frederick Douglass Dwellings were demolished in 2000 to make way for a new mixed-income community.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Public housing  Search this
Demolition  Search this
Genre/Form:
Contact prints -- 1990-2000
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-067, Item ACMA PH2009.7008.54
See more items in:
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs / Photographs / Prints / Frederick Douglass Dwellings
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa771d896ca-6700-487a-9c56-626f4c6eaaed
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-067-ref564

Interview with Linda Leaks

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
2 Video recordings (MiniDV)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Interviews
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
2011
Scope and Contents:
Linda Leaks - co-founder of Empower DC - talked about her passion for limited equity housing cooperatives. She detailed her experiences while organizing and forming housing cooperatives, and the obstacles she and the community overcame in regards to securing housing cooperatives. Leaks talked extensively about housing, including public housing, rental housing, and mixed income communities, in Washington, D.C. She also detailed Empower DC's work with residents in Ivy City.
Interview. Dated 20110525.
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 to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection 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:
African Americans  Search this
Civic leaders  Search this
Communities  Search this
Housing  Search this
Housing, Cooperative  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Interview with Linda Leaks, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.01-007.16, Item ACMA AV005224
See more items in:
Community and Creativity Project Records
Community and Creativity Project Records / Series 2: Oral History Interviews
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa75baae56c-cd66-4827-827f-a9701a310654
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-01-007-16-ref124

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