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Catherine Burt vertical file on black women

Creator:
Burt, Catherine  Search this
Names:
Alexander, Sadie Tanner Mossell, 1898-1989  Search this
Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000  Search this
Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924-  Search this
Coppin, Fanny Jackson  Search this
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-  Search this
Dunham, Katherine  Search this
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911  Search this
Lee, Jarena, b. 1783  Search this
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005  Search this
Parsons, Lucy E. (Lucy Eldine), 1853-1942  Search this
Powers, Harriet, 1837-1911  Search this
Rudolph, Wilma, 1940-  Search this
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913  Search this
Walker, Alice, 1944-  Search this
Walker, Maggie  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931  Search this
Wright, Jane Cooke., Dr., 1919-  Search this
Extent:
1.42 Linear feet ((2 boxes))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Date:
circa 1980s
Summary:
The collection, which dates from the 1980s and measures 1.42 linear feet, was compiled in the course of preparations for the "Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds" exhibit, which was staged at the Anacostia Museum from February 1976 to December 1976. This collection documents the lives and achievements of African American women in a variety of fields, including law, medicine, education, politics, science and the arts. The collection is comprised of documents, magazine and newspaper clippings, correspondence, photocopies, brochures and pamphlets.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American women educators  Search this
African American women jazz singers  Search this
African American women executives  Search this
African American women journalists  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American women athletes  Search this
African American women authors  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African American women scientists  Search this
African American women political activists  Search this
African American women poets  Search this
African American women physicians  Search this
African American women librarians  Search this
African American women legislators  Search this
African American women lawyers  Search this
African American women judges  Search this
African American women singers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
Women clergy  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
African American women  Search this
African American women entertainers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Photocopies
Correspondence
Pamphlets
Brochures
Clippings
Citation:
Catherine Burt vertical file on Black women, circa 1980s, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Catherine Burt.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-065
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-065

Sketches from Life Slide Show for the Black Women Exhibit

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000  Search this
Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins, 1825-1911  Search this
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Tubman, Harriet, 1820?-1913  Search this
Walker, Maggie Lena, 1867-1934  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Narration
Music
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1984
Scope and Contents:
Narrator, for the Sketches from Life slide show, provides biographical vignettes of Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Rosa Parks, Maggie Lena Walker, and Gwendolyn Brooks.
Narration and music. Part of Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records. AV00310, AV003315, AV003383-1: same content. AV003315-1: narration until 001130, followed by static and beeps. AV003315-2: narration begins at 001234, preceded by static and beeps. AV003310: dated 19841031. AV003315 and AV003383: undated.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographs, artifacts, a slide show, and films form the exhibition - Black women: Achievements Against the Odds - that examines the contributions of 113 American black women in such areas as government, education, fine arts, civil rights, medicine, law, and industry. The women represent the world-famous as well as the little-known and include poet Phillis Wheatley, former Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Patricia Roberts Harris, educator Nannie Helen Burroughs, the first female editor-in-chief of the Boston University Law Review Clara Burrill Bruce, author Maya Angelou, sculptor Edmonia Lewis, and businesswoman Eartha M.M. White. The exhibition was created and circulated by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service; and it was on display at Anacostia Neighborhood Museum from February 8, 1976 - January 2, 1977 and October 21, 1984 - June 30, 1985.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV003315-1

ACMA AV003315-2

ACMA AV003383-1
General:
Title transcribed from physical asset.
Series 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
African American women  Search this
Women  Search this
Abolitionists  Search this
African American abolitionists  Search this
Human Rights  Search this
Women's rights  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Narration
Music
Citation:
Sketches from Life Slide Show for the Black Women Exhibit, Exhibition Records AV03-028, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-028, Item ACMA AV003310-1
See more items in:
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records
Black women: achievements against the odds exhibition records / Series ACMA AV03-028: Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-028-ref659

Every Tone a Testimony [sound recording]

Liner notes:
Catalotti, Robert  Search this
Performer:
Hughes, Langston 1902-1967  Search this
Dodson, Annie Grace Horn 1904-1975  Search this
Brown, Enoch  Search this
Skipper, Doretha 1926-  Search this
McIver, Lawrence  Search this
Amerson, Rich  Search this
Hunter, Janie  Search this
Tucker, Joech  Search this
Dunbar, Scott  Search this
Bontemps, Arna Wendell 1902-1973  Search this
Terry, Lucy  Search this
Washington, Dorothy  Search this
Wheatley, Phillis 1753-1784  Search this
Tubman, Harriet 1820?-1913  Search this
Dee, Ruby  Search this
Truth, Sojourner, d. 1883  Search this
Douglass, Frederick 1817?-1895  Search this
Davis, Ossie 1917-2005  Search this
West, Kinsey  Search this
Remond, Sarah Parker 1826-1887?  Search this
Reed, Dock  Search this
Hall, Vera 1906-1964  Search this
Walker, Margaret 1915-1998  Search this
Work, John W (John Wesley) 1901-1967  Search this
Ferguson, Mary  Search this
Washington, Booker T. 1856-1915  Search this
McGhee, Brownie 1915-1996  Search this
Terry, Sonny  Search this
Johnson, Fenton  Search this
Cotten, Elizabeth  Search this
Randolph, Percy  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Asch, Moses  Search this
DuBois, W.E.B (William Edward Burghardt) 1868-1963  Search this
Johnson, James Weldon 1871-1938  Search this
Leadbelly 1885-1949  Search this
Cullen, Countee 1903-1946  Search this
Johnson, James P (James Price) 1894-1955  Search this
Robeson, Paul 1898-1976  Search this
McKay, Claude 1890-1948  Search this
Brown, Sterling Allen 1901-1989  Search this
Broonzy, Big Bill 1893-1958  Search this
Pierce, Billie 1907-1974  Search this
Pierce, De De 1904-1973  Search this
Brooks, Gwendolyn 1917-2000  Search this
Jackson, David  Search this
Nicholas, Big Nick 1922-1997  Search this
Miller, John  Search this
Johnson, Juanita  Search this
Spann, Otis 1930-1970  Search this
Muddy Waters 1915-1983  Search this
Ribot, Marc  Search this
Burke, Solomon  Search this
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968  Search this
Seale, Bobby 1936-  Search this
Davis, Angela Y (Angela Yvonne) 1944-  Search this
Fabio, Ronald  Search this
Fabio, Sarah Webster 1928-  Search this
Wallace, Wayne  Search this
Giovanni, Nikki  Search this
Sanchez, Sonia 1934-  Search this
Baraka, Amiri 1934-2014  Search this
Bluiett, Hamiet  Search this
Cortez, Jayne  Search this
Boudreaux, Joseph 1941-  Search this
Reed, Ishmael 1938-  Search this
Arrested Development (Musical group)  Search this
Children of East York School  Search this
Jubilee Singers  Search this
Inmates of Ramsey or Retrieve  Search this
Gospel Tones (Vocal group)  Search this
Realtones  Search this
Freedom Singers  Search this
Golden Eagles (Musical group)  Search this
Author:
Dunbar, Paul Laurence 1872-1906  Search this
Creator:
Davis, Gary 1896-1972  Search this
Physical description:
2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Alabama
Georgia
South Carolina
Mississippi
Tennessee
North Carolina
Chapel Hill (N.C.)
Louisiana
New Orleans (La.)
Texas
Washington (D.C.)
Albany (Ga.)
Birmingham (Ala.)
United States--Northeast
Ohio
Akron (Ohio)
Rochester (N.Y.)
England
Atlanta (Ga.)
Memphis (Tenn.)
Carolinas
Michigan
Illinois
Date:
2001
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Folk tales and legends  Search this
Buck dancing  Search this
Circle games  Search this
Shouts  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Narratives  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Choral music  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Cries  Search this
Prisoners' songs  Search this
Autobiography  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Topical songs  Search this
Instrumental music  Search this
Stride piano  Search this
New Orleans jazz  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Rhythm and blues music  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Mardi Gras Indians  Search this
Rap (Music)  Search this
Local number:
SF-COMM-CD-47003
Smithsonian Folkways 47003
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_353146

Southern horrors : women and the politics of rape and lynching / Crystal N. Feimster

Author:
Feimster, Crystal Nicole 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Felton, Rebecca Latimer 1835-1930  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
314 pages, [10] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2011
2011, ©2009
Topic:
Women--Violence against--History  Search this
Women--Social conditions--History  Search this
Rape--History  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
Lynching--History  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1088138

Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching / Paula J. Giddings

Title:
Sword among lions
Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Author:
Giddings, Paula  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 800 p., [16] p. of plates : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
2008
Topic:
African American women  Search this
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
Lynching  Search this
Call number:
E185.97.W55 G53 2008
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_840113

They say : Ida B. Wells and the reconstruction of race / James West Davidson

Author:
Davidson, James West  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Childhood and youth  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 242 p. : ill ; 18 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
To 1964
19th century
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
African American women educators  Search this
African Americans--Race identity  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Racism--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_895459

Making a place in the world

Author:
Carter, Cynthia Jacobs  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Keckley, Elizabeth approximately 1818-1907  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2003
19th century
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Free African Americans  Search this
Call number:
E185.86 .C325 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762763

Selected works of Ida B. Wells-Barnett / compiled with an introduction by Trudier Harris

Author:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Harris, Trudier  Search this
Physical description:
xxxi, 322 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1991
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_616526

Ida B. Wells-Barnett and American reform, 1880-1930 / Patricia A. Schechter

Author:
Schechter, Patricia Ann 1964-  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 386 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African American women social reformers  Search this
African American women political activists  Search this
African American women journalists  Search this
Lynching--History  Search this
African Americans--Politics and government  Search this
Women's rights--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_616529

The other reconstruction : where violence and womanhood meet in the writings of Wells-Barnett, Grimké, and Larsen / Ericka M. Miller

Author:
Miller, Ericka M  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Political and social views  Search this
Grimké, Angelina Emily 1805-1879 Political and social views  Search this
Larsen, Nella Political and social views  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 153 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
Topic:
American literature--Women authors--History and criticism  Search this
Lynching in literature  Search this
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
African Americans in literature  Search this
Violence in literature  Search this
Racism in literature  Search this
Race in literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_629650

The reason why the colored American is not in the World's Columbian Exposition : the Afro-American's contribution to Columbian literature / Ida B. Wells ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert W. Rydell

Title:
Reason why
Author:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Rydell, Robert W  Search this
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
xlviii, 81 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1999
1893
C1999
19th century
To 1964
Topic:
African Americans--Exhibitions--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_590869

To keep the waters troubled : the life of Ida B. Wells / Linda O. McMurry

Author:
Edwards, Linda McMurry  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 400 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Journalists  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Call number:
CT275.W455 M36 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_591620

On lynchings : Southern horrors, A red record, Mob rule in New Orleans / Ida B. Wells-Barnett

Author:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
24, 101, 48 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern states
Date:
1991
Topic:
Lynching  Search this
Call number:
HV6457 .W453 1991
HV6457.W453 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_432790

Black foremothers : three lives / Dorothy Sterling ; foreword by Margaret Walker ; introduction by Barbara Christian

Author:
Sterling, Dorothy 1913-2008  Search this
Subject:
Craft, Ellen  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Terrell, Mary Church 1863-1954  Search this
Physical description:
xliii, 174 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_463341

The Memphis Diary of Ida B. Wells / edited by Miriam DeCosta-Willis ; foreword by Mary Helen Washington ; afterword by Dorothy Sterling

Author:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
DeCosta-Willis, Miriam  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Diaries  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Homes and haunts  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 214 p. : ill., port., plates, photos ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tennessee
Memphis
United States
Memphis (Tenn.)
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers--Diaries  Search this
Civil rights workers--Diaries  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_480003

Black prophetic fire : in dialogue with and edited by Christa Buschendorf / Cornel West

Author:
West, Cornel  Search this
Buschendorf, Christa  Search this
Subject:
Douglass, Frederick 1818-1895 Political and social views  Search this
Du Bois, W. E. B (William Edward Burghardt) 1868-1963 Political and social views  Search this
King, Martin Luther Jr. 1929-1968 Political and social views  Search this
Baker, Ella 1903-1986 Political and social views  Search this
X, Malcolm 1925-1965 Political and social views  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Political and social views  Search this
West, Cornel  Search this
Physical description:
253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Interviews
Place:
United States
Date:
2014
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Prophets  Search this
Revolutionaries  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1042726

And not afraid to dare : the stories of ten African-American women / Tonya Bolden

Author:
Bolden, Tonya  Search this
Subject:
Craft, Ellen  Search this
Forten, Charlotte L  Search this
Fields, Mary approximately 1832-1914  Search this
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955  Search this
Hale, Clara -1992  Search this
Price, Leontyne  Search this
Morrison, Toni  Search this
Jemison, Mae 1956-  Search this
Joyner-Kersee, Jacqueline 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Juvenile literature
Juvenile works
Date:
1998
Topic:
African American women  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Women  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1044522

To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells / Mia Bay

Author:
Bay, Mia  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 374 p. : ill ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
To 1964
Topic:
African American women civil rights workers  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
African American women educators  Search this
African American women journalists  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights--History  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Lynching--History  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_925795

"A colored woman in another country pleading for justice in her own" : Ida B Wells in Great Britain

Title:
Ida B Wells in Great Britain
Author:
King, Nicole  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Wells-Barnett, Ida B. 1862-1931 Travel  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
2003
Call number:
DA125.N4 B528 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_935951

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