Skip to main content

Make an Invention

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Museum
Scope and Contents
During the workshop, students created three-dimensional models of original inventions or innovations after a guided tour of the museum's exhibition on African American inventors titled 'The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930.' Workshop was recommended for third and fourth grade students. The workshop was held at the Anacostia Museum on February 5, 1990.
Workshop. Related to exhibition 'The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930.' AV002113 and AV002116: dated 19900205. AV002058: undated.
Date
1990
Extent
3 Video recordings (VHS)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Topic
African Americans
African American inventors
Inventors
Inventions
Technological innovations
Education -- Museums
Children
Museums and community
Museum exhibits
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
Make an Invention, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-026, Item ACMA AV002113
Local Numbers
ACMA AV002116 ACMA AV002058
General
Title transcribed from physical asset and calendar of events for Jan/Feb 1990.
Back to Top