Shaw Neighborhood History Exhibit Planning Meeting at the Whitelaw Hotel

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Title

Shaw Neighborhood History Exhibit Planning Meeting at the Whitelaw Hotel

Subject

Local History
Historic Preservation
African American--History.
Museum exhibits--Washington (D.C.)

Description

This planning meeting was organized by historians Kathy Smith and Marya McQuirter as an effort to get Shaw residents involved in the creation of the community's history exhibit at the then-planned Thurgood Marshall Center for Heritage and Service.

The participants shared memories and raised theoretical concerns about the goals of community history. The full 90 minute film is archived, and 15 minutes of highlights are available below.

Creator

McQuirter, Marya
Smith, Kathryn

Source

Grant - 95-03-08

Date

1996

Contributor

Anthony Bowen Landmark Building Trust

Format

VHS
.mpg

Language

English

Type

Video

Identifier

02.03.1995
65

Coverage

Ward 1
Shaw

Moving Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

VHS

Duration

01:26:00

Compression

.mpg

Producer

McQuirter, Marya
Smith, Kathryn

Geolocation

Social Bookmarking

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