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Officials from Togo Tour Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

August 28, 1974

Distinguished visitors from Togo tour the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum on August 28 with John R. Kinard, Director of the Museum, and Zora Martin, head of the educational department at ANM. The Togolese officials were interested in the role of the Smithsonian in the cultural life of the United States and Washington, particularly in seeing how the neighborhood museum works with young people displaying arts and crafts pertaining to the United States and Africa.More

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