AM Completes Collection Management Policy

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Summary

The Anacostia Museum completes its first collection management policy. The policy places community-based collecting and education at the core of the museum's efforts to protect local and regional African American patrimony.

Subject

Anacostia Community Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1992. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993, p. 39.

Contact information

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

Date

1992

Topic

  • Policies
  • Museums
  • Firsts
  • African Americans
  • Museums--Collection management
  • Firsts
  • Museum techniques
  • Policies

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