Our History: Washington, D.C. in the 1800s

June 10, 1996 – August 30, 1996

Anacostia Community Museum
1901 Fort Place SE
Washington, DC

Lucy Ellen Moten Elementary School, Evans & Morris Rds, SE Floor Plan

Face masks, banners, and first-person anecdotes by students explore African American history during the early 19th-century. This exhibition is the result of a year-long program of study organized as a key feature of the Anacostia Museum/Moten School Partnership.