Always There: Docent Training

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Museum
Scope and Contents
Dr. Raymond Dobard, quilter and art historian, provided a historical overview of African American quilts and detailed explanations regarding the ways in which the quilts were constructed. After the lecture, Robert Hall led the docents on a tour through the exhibition 'Always There: The African American Presence in American Quilts.'
Lecture and exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Always There: The African American Presence in American Quilts.' Dated 19930717.
Date
1993
Extent
2 Video recordings (VHS)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Topic
African Americans
Quiltmakers
African American quiltmakers
Quilts
Black people -- History
Museum exhibits
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
Always There: Docent Training, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-014, Item ACMA AV002164
Local Numbers
ACMA AV002165
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