Nellie Arnold Plummer and  Robert Plummer, twin siblings. Photo courtesy of Rev. Jerome Fowler.
Nellie and Robert Plummer

Anacostia Community Museum


The Anacostia Community Museum would like to thank the following people for their contributions to the Plummer Diary Website Project:


Funding Provided by:

The Smithsonian Women's Committee


Diary Digitization by:

Smithsonian Institution Libraries

Martin R. Kalfatovic, Head, New Media Office and Preservation Services Division

David Holbert, Digital Imaging Specialist, New Media Office and Preservation Services Division

Erin Clements Rushing, Digital Image Coordinator


Conservation by:

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Nora Lockshin, Paper Conservator, Preservation Team


Essays by:

Joshua K. Wright

Vuanya T. Cyrus

Mary Beth Corrigan


Educational Content by:

Vuanya T. Cyrus


Transcription by:

Deobrah Jeffries, Edit This


Website Content Edited by:

Gail S. Lowe, Ph.D., Historian, Anacostia Community Museum


CSS Design by:

Courtney O'Callaghan, Iniquitous Internet Services


Website Design and Text by:

Anthony Angelo Gualtieri, Museum Specialist (History), Anacostia Community Museum


Special thanks to:

The Plummer-Arnold Family, especially Lucille Betty Tompkins-Davis and the Reverend Jerome Fowler, for their contributons to the Anacostia Community Musuem and their continued dedication to the legacy of their ancestors.

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