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Friendship Acupuncture Demonstration

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
The director of a drug abuse prevention education center states the mission and goal of the center. He explains they are working to find a viable alternative to methadone maintenance programs for drug addiction treatment. The medical director of the Acupuncture Clinic of America talks about acupuncture as a medical treatment, details about acupuncture procedure, Acupuncture Clinic of America's work, and the role of acupuncture as related to drug addiction treatment. The medical director answers questions, and then conducts an acupuncture demonstration.
Presentation. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. AV000816: part 1. AV004351: part 2. Undated.
Date
circa 1970s
Extent
2 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Lectures
Topic
African Americans
Acupuncture
Drug abuse
Drug abuse -- Treatment
Drug addicts -- Rehabilitation
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Collection Citation
Anacostia Community Museum Programs and Projects, 1967-1989, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV000816
Local Numbers
ACMA AV004351
General
Title transcribed from physical asset.
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