First Annual National Black History Museums Seminar: Business Meeting

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Representatives from the museums which participated in the First Annual National Black History Museums Seminar discuss "where do we go from here" in regards to forming a permanent national organization and the upcoming seminars which will take place in the other 5 cities - Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Brooklyn, and San Francisco. Business meeting took place at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum. Chairperson Byron Rushing moderates meeting; John Kinard is in attendance and provides preliminary remarks. Prior to the discussion, Jeff Donaldson talks about the African Festival of Arts and Culture (FESTAC) to be held in Lagos, Nigeria in 1977; Donaldson's talk includes a slideshow.
Seminar/Business Meeting. Part of Conference Recordings. AV000806 and AV003260: same content. AV000806, AV003068, and AV003260: content overlaps. AV003068: meeting until 001616 (followed by Alex Haley's Presentation on Genealogical Trace at the National Archives). AV004353, AV003068, and AV003260: undated. AV000806: dated 19760530.
Date
1976
Extent
4 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Museum records
Conferences
Meetings
Topic
African Americans
Museums
African American museums
Museum techniques
Black people -- History
Black people -- Study and teaching
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
First Annual National Black History Museums Seminar: Business Meeting, Record Group AV09-021, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.AV09-021, Item ACMA AV004353
Local Numbers
ACMA AV000806 ACMA AV003068 ACMA AV003260
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