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Education Program: Slavery Discussion and Pigment Demonstration

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Zora Martin-Felton leads educational program for children. Beginning with a map of the world, Martin-Felton tells the children a story about the history of black people. They talk about the transatlantic slave trade and slavery in the United States while adding pictures to a flannel, or felt, board. Demonstration on mixing crushed stones, dirt, flower petals, paprika, mustard, and other materials with egg yolks to create pigments used for paintings.
Education Program. Poor sound quality. Part of ACM Education Department Programs Audiovisual Records 1967-2008. Transcribed from physical asset: Demos - Anacostia Museum, Flannel Board - Africa Slavery, Paint Demo. Dated 19740323.
Date
1974
Extent
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Topic
African Americans
Children
Museums
Community museums
Museums and community
Education
Education -- Museums
Blacks -- History
Slavery
Pigments
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Citation
Education Program: Slavery Discussion and Pigment Demonstration, Record Group 09-007.7, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV003261
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