Anacostia Community Museum 50th Anniversary

Anacostia Community Museum Archives
September 7, 2017
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Anacostia Neighborhood Museum Youth Advisory Council

Under the leadership of Zora Martin Felton, director of education and chief advisor, the museum’s Youth Advisory Council was developed in 1967 to engage young people in the work of the museum and the community. Council members participated in all museum activities and created an intensive African American heritage and community service program with museum staff.


Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution