Exhibit "The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction"

ID: 2004-63044

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 11/16/1969

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 378, Box 6, Folder: "The Rat"

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Visitors at the "The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction" exhibit at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum. The exhibit was on display from November 16, 1969 to January 31, 1970.


  • Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
  • Anacostia Community Museum
  • Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
  • The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction (Exhibition) (Date: 1969-1970 Anacostia Neighborhood Museum)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


This image was published in the Smithsonian Institution Annual Report for 1970 on p. 109.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 378, Box 6, Folder: "The Rat"

Contact information

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



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  • Rats
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Children
  • African Americans
  • Museum visitors
  • Rat


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid
  • Exhibit

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Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Group; Medium: Photographic print

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