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Inspiration 1961-1989: Self Guided Tour

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
District of Columbia Art Association  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1988
Scope and Contents:
Narration for the self guided tour for the exhibition 'Inspiration 1961-1989,' which featured works of art by the District of Columbia Art Association (DCAA).
Audio Tour. Audio only. Related to exhibition 'Inspiration: 1961-1989.' Dated 19881211.
Biographical / Historical:
Inspiration: 1961-1989 celebrated twenty-eight years of the District of Columbia Art Association's (DCAA) existence and productivity of services to the arts in the Washington metropolitan area. Exhibiting artists include Erlena Chisolm Bland, Wallace X. Conway, Richard W. Dempsey, William Dorsey, Gloria Freeman, Leroy Gaskin, Sylvia Moore Jackson, Jeanne Coleman Jarvis, Lois Mailou Jones, Edith I. Martin, Charles E. Mitchell, Georgette Seabrooke Powell, Alma Thomas, Larry Erskine Thomas, James Lesesne Wells, and Sandra Brashears Williams. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from January 15, 1989 - March 5, 1989.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Inspiration 1961-1989: Self Guided Tour, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-005, Item ACMA AV001237
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Inspiration: 1961–1989 Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-005-ref508

Larry E. Thomas: The Influence of Africa on the African American Artist

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Thiel, Philip  Search this
Thomas, Larry Erskine  Search this
Collection Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Lectures
Place:
Ethiopia
Africa
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
circa 1970s
Scope and Contents:
Larry Erskine Thomas describes New York art scene; living and working in New York City; and teaching arts and crafts in Ethiopia. Thomas also describes and shows slides of the paintings he created in Ethiopia; he explains the African influence and historical context of many of his paintings.
Lecture. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.
General:
Title transcribed from physical asset.
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.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Painters  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American painters  Search this
African culture  Search this
Blacks -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Lectures
Citation:
Larry E. Thomas: The Influence of Africa on the African American Artist, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV004342
See more items in:
Museum Events, Programs, and Projects, 1967-1989
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-023-ref553

Center for Anacostia Studies : final report / Larry Erskine Thomas

Author:
Thomas, Larry Erskine  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Center for Anacostia Studies  Search this
Physical description:
ca. 200 leaves : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1972
[1972?]
Call number:
F202.A5 T45
F202.A5T45
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_191977

The Frederick Douglass years; a cultural history exhibition. Organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, Smithsonian Institution. Circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service

Author:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Douglass, Frederick 1818-1895  Search this
Thomas, Larry Erskine  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Physical description:
v, 46 p. ill., ports. 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1970
Topic:
African Americans--History  Search this
Call number:
E185.53.W3 A53
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_7805

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