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Community Documentation Photographs

Object Details

Historical Note
Since 1968, the Anacostia Community Museum's staff photographers have created a visual record of life in contemporary urban communities, including documentary photography of residents and their activities, neighborhood events and landmarks, foodways, festivals, and public spaces. Photographs in this collection were taken by Susana Raab who has worked at the Anacostia Community Museum from 2010-2019 and also maintains a personal practice.
Historical
Since 1968, the Anacostia Community Museum's staff photographers have created a visual record of life in contemporary urban communities, including documentary photography of residents and their activities, neighborhood events and landmarks, foodways, festivals, and public spaces.
Date
2016-2019
Extent
XXX Gigabytes
Provenance
Created by Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Rights
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Citation
Community Documentation Photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Type
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Gigabytes
Digital images
Topic
Festivals
Carnivals
Cityscapes
Urban Development
Urban renewal
Portraits, Group
Storefronts
Place
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Adams Morgan (Washington, D.C.)
Chinatown (Washington, D.C.)
Maryland -- Baltimore
Identifier
ACMA.CDC.1
Protestors of the Occupy Movement
Finding aid
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