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On-line Academy concept and content produced by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture.


  • Tina Clarke
    Liaison to the African American community for Montgomery County, Maryland, Executive Douglass Duncan

  • Jerome Gray

  • Philip J. Merrill
    Owner, Nanny Jack & Co., Inc. and appraiser, PBS Antiques Roadshow

  • Honorable Rohulamin Quander
    Judge, Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs Office of Adjudication
    President Quander Historical Society

  • Roberta Quander
    Family Historian



  • Julia M. Brennan
    Owner, Textile Conservation Services

  • Janice Stagnitto-Ellis
    President and CEO of Quarto Conservation of Books and Paper, Inc.

    1528 Grace Church Road

    Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (301) 585-2521

Monticello Segment

  • Dianne Swann-Wright
    Director of African American and Special Programs
    Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Inc.
    Post Office Box 217
    Charlottesville, VA 22902

Maisha Washington Segment

Mark Leone Segment

  • Anna B. Hill
    Assistant Laboratory Director
    Department of Anthropology
    University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

  • Thomas W. Cuddy, PhD
    Curator of Archaeology
    Historic Annapolis Foundation

  • Charles Carroll House, Inc. and St. Mary's Parish
    Annapolis, MD

John Vlach Segment

Web Design

Acknowledgements Page

Financial Support

Multimedia Production

Archaeology in Annapolis, Mark Leone, John Vlach, and Maisha Washington segments

Preservers, Collectors, and remaining Scholars segments