Opening of Anacostia Neighborhood Museum

image for Opening of Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Photograph included in the transcript of John R. Kinard Oral History Interview by Anne M. Rogers, July 30, 1987, in Smithsonian Institution Archives
Summary
Attending the opening of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum (now known as Anacostia Community Museum), are (left to right): Director John R. Kinard; Mayor of Washington, D.C. Walter Washington; an unidentified man; and Assistant Secretary Charles Blitzer. They stand in front of an exhibit in the new museum.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9538, John R. Kinard Oral History Interviews
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
September 15, 1967
Standard number
91-518
Author
Unknown
Subject
Kinard, John 1936-1989
Blitzer, Charles
Washington, Walter
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian
Topic
Openings
Assistant Secretaries
Museums--Employees
Smithsonian Institution--Employees
New Museums
Museums
Museum directors
African Americans
Exhibitions
Place
Washington (D.C.)
Physical description
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Event; Medium: Photographic pring
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Type
Event
Photographic print
Group, candid