Second Annual Washington History Conference

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
John Tetrault, an urban regional planning George Washington University graduate student, explains using oral history in his study of Barry Farms and working with the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum. Tetrault discusses the research techniques - oral history interviews and primary source material - he used to document the development of black commercial enterprise in Barry Farms, and to gather artifacts and photographs for the exhibit, Anacostia Story, as well as for historical documentation of Barry Farms. He also explains some of the outcomes of the research. The Second Annual Washington History Conference was held at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (Washington, D.C.).
Conference. Part of Conference Recordings. Dated 19750111.
Date
1975
Extent
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Conferences
Topic
African Americans
Neighborhoods
African American neighborhoods
Oral history
Research
Social history
Place
Barry Farms (Washington, D.C.)
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Citation
Second Annual Washington History Conference, Record Group AV09-021, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.AV09-021, Item ACMA AV004341
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