Opening Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

ID: 91-517

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1967

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9538, Box 1

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Summary

Two boys sweep the entrance sidewalk in preparation for the opening of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum located in the renovated Carver Theater on Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue in Anacostia. The museum is now known as the Anacostia Community Museum and is located at 1901 Fort Place, S.E., Washington, D.C.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Anacostia Community Museum
  • Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9538, Box 1

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1967

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Volunteers
  • Openings
  • Museum buildings
  • Carver Theater
  • Museums
  • New Museums
  • African Americans

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

91-517

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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