Opening Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

image for Opening Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
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.
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
Topic
African Americans
Carver Theater
Museum buildings
Openings
Volunteers
New Museums
Museums
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
1967
Place
Washington (D.C.)
Type
Photographic print
Exterior
Standard number
91-517