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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Names:
Walker Art Center  Search this
Jones, Kellie  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot (1 box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Memorandums
Photographic prints
Articles
Correspondence
Exhibition records
Contact sheets
Exhibit scripts
Brochures
Date:
1994-04-01 - 1994-06-01
Summary:
An exhibition exploring the representation of Malcolm X in American visual culture. The show was organized by the Walker Art Center and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum from April 1 --June 1, 1994. Kellie Jones served as the curator. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans in art  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Art, American -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Memorandums
Photographic prints
Articles
Correspondence
Exhibition records -- 1990-2004
Contact sheets
Exhibit scripts
Brochures
Citation:
Malcolm X: man, ideal, icon exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-035
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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-03-035

Remembering Malcolm by Benjamin Karim

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1994
Scope and Contents:
Brother Benjamin Karim shared insights about his personal friend and minister Malcolm X, under whom he served as an assistant minister in the Nation of Islam. After the gallery talk, Karim led the group on a tour through the exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'
Gallery talk and Exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940412.
Biographical / Historical:
'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon' examined Malcolm X as a historical figure through writings, speeches, and photographs; as the inspiration for representational and abstract art; and as a symbol for popular culture merchandise. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from April 3, 1994 - June 5, 1994.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Remembering Malcolm by Benjamin Karim, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-035, Item ACMA AV002049
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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-035-ref508

Docent Training for 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Extent:
2 video recordings (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1994
Scope and Contents:
During a docent training session for the exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon,' Brother Benjamin Karim spoke about Malcolm X and the Nation of Islam.
Docent training. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940305.
Biographical / Historical:
Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon examined Malcolm X as a historical figure through writings, speeches, and photographs; as the inspiration for representational and abstract art; and as a symbol for popular culture merchandise. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from April 3, 1994 - June 5, 1994.
Local Numbers:
ACMA AV002035
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Islam  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Docent Training for 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon,' Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-035, Item ACMA AV002036
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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-035-ref509

Curator's Exhibition Tour for 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1994
Scope and Contents:
Art historian and writer Kellie Jones, formerly of The Studio Museum in Harlem and the Broida Museum, led a tour of the 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon' exhibition, which she organized for the Walker Art Center.
Exhibition Tour. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940416.
Biographical / Historical:
'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon' examined Malcolm X as a historical figure through writings, speeches, and photographs; as the inspiration for representational and abstract art; and as a symbol for popular culture merchandise. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from April 3, 1994 - June 5, 1994.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Curator's Exhibition Tour for 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon,' Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-035, Item ACMA AV002050
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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-035-ref510

Exhibition Tour of 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'

Creator:
Anacostia Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1994
Scope and Contents:
Robert Hall talked to a group of students about Malcolm X's life, and then led them on a tour of the exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.'
Education program with exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon.' Dated 19940407.
Biographical / Historical:
'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon' examined Malcolm X as a historical figure through writings, speeches, and photographs; as the inspiration for representational and abstract art; and as a symbol for popular culture merchandise. The exhibition was held at the Anacostia Museum from April 3, 1994 - June 5, 1994.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Education -- Museums  Search this
Students  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Exhibition Tour of 'Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon,' Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-035, Item ACMA AV002051
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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-035-ref511

The Opening of "Hidden Treasures," an exhibition highlighting well-known and not so well-known African-American photographers in Atlanta

Names:
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968  Search this
X, Malcolm, 1925-1965  Search this
Collection Creator:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording ((1 U-matic 3/4" video recording))
Container:
Box 11, Item 89
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Place:
Atlanta (Ga.)
Scope and Contents note:
The Opening of "Hidden Treasures," an exhibition highlighting well-known and not so well-known African-American photographers in Atlanta. Of special interest are a series of photographs from the Civil Rights Movement, including insightful pictures of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. Other highlights are photos dating from the late 19th century and early 20th century. The opening took place at the Apex Museum, a Museum of African-American culture, in Atlanta, GA.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. This item will require preservation reformatting before it can be accessed. Please contact the archivist for more information: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-001, File ACMA AV000106
See more items in:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-001-ref410

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