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Mary McLeod Bethune and Roosevelt's "Black Cabinet"

Creator
Smithsonian Institution Anacostia Community Museum
Subject
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Date
1982
1967-1989
Type
Exhibition records
Collection descriptions
Correspondence
Exhibit scripts
Photographic prints
Physical Description
3.42 linear feet (4 boxes)
Restrictions & Rights
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu
Local number
ACMA 2003.7030
Notes
Box list in accession file.
Summary
An exhibition on Mary McLeod Bethune and her role in the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration. The show was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and it was exhibited there from June 1982 to September 1982.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, education packets, loan agreements, and floor plans.
Repository Loc.
Anacostia Community Museum Archives, MRC-777, 1901 Fort Place, SE, Washington, DC 20020 (tel. 202.633.4853, fax 202.287.2422) ACMarchives@si.edu Consult archivist by appointment
Data Source
Anacostia Community Museum Archives