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Richard Pryor at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Richard Pryor presents John Kinard with a painting by Pleasant Burke, an artist and inmate at Lorton Reformatory. Pryor and Kinard both speak about Lorton Reformatory and the inmates at Lorton Reformatory. Pryor performs a short comic routine.
Presentation and performance. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 1974.
Date
1974
Extent
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Occupation
Artists
Topic
African Americans
African American artists
Prisoners
African American prisoners
Comedians
African American comedians
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
Richard Pryor at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV004307
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