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Sketches from Life Slide Show for the Black Women Exhibit

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
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.
Date
1984
Extent
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Narration
Music
Topic
African Americans
African American women
Women
Abolitionists
African American abolitionists
Human Rights
Women's rights
Civil rights
Museum exhibits
Traveling exhibitions
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
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
Local Numbers
ACMA AV003315-1 ACMA AV003315-2 ACMA AV003383-1
General
Title transcribed from physical asset.
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