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Storytelling about Afro-American Inventors

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Museum
Scope and Contents
To a group of children, a woman told stories about inventors, including Benjamin Banneker, Norbert Rillieux, Elijah McCoy, Lewis Latimer, and Madame CJ Walker.
Event. Related to exhibition 'The Real McCoy: Afro-American Invention and Innovation 1619-1930.' Transcribed from physical asset: 'Eraka.' Undated.
Date
circa 1990
Extent
1 Video recording (VHS)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Topic
African Americans
Inventors
Inventions
Technology
Technological innovations
Storytelling
Museums and community
Children
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
Storytelling about Afro-American Inventors, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-026, Item ACMA AV002100_B
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