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Lorton Correctional Complex: Religious Service

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Religious service celebrating the initial baptism of the Layman Prisoners Council program. Held at Lorton Correctional Complex. Inmates participate in the service as baptismal candidates; with the readings; reciting testimonials; and as musicians.
Religious service. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.
Date
circa 1970s
Extent
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Music
Topic
African Americans
Prisoners
African American prisoners
Christianity
Religion
Baptism
Music
Church music
Place
Lorton (Va.)
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Citation
Lorton Correctional Complex: Religious Service, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-053, Item ACMA AV000832
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