I, Too, Sing America: The African American Personal Narrative in American History audiovisual records

Object Details

Scope and Contents note
This collection contains the audiovisual materials created for the project I, Too, Sing America: The African American Personal Narrative in American History. Completed in February 2006, the project used diaries, letters, photographs, legal documents, and other objects handed down through families and others to spotlight the perspective of the African American eyewitness in American history. The project was designed to document and preserve oral history and memory of African American citizens, and this collection includes video and audio interviews with James and Louisa Kearse, Darrell K. White, Evelio Grillo, and Evelyn Gray.
Date
2004
Extent
2 Sound recordings (2 MiniDisc sound recordings)
8 Video recordings (5 VHS 1/2" video recordings ; 3 DVCAM video recordings)
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Citation
I, Too, Sing America: The African American Personal Narrative in American History audiovisual records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Type
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Interviews
Oral history
Topic
African Americans
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Identifier
ACMA.09-017
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