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Bernice Johnson Reagon (b. 1942)

Elizabeth Keckley (c. 1818—1907)

 

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Black Museums

Black Museums

Negro Building: Black Americans in the World of Fairs and Museums

Andrea A. Burns. From Storefront to Monument: Tracing the Public History of the Black Museum Movement.

Mabel O. Wilson. Negro Building: Black Americans in the World of Fairs and Museums.

From Storefront to Monument: Tracing the Public History of the Black Museum Movement

“Black Thursday Remembered: Race, Politics, and Campus Unrest in Northeast Wisconsin during the Late 1960s.” Wisconsin Black Historical Society Museum, Milwaukee, Wisc. http://wbhsm.homestead.com

Review of the exhibit Through the Eyes of a Child: Growing Up Black in St. Louis, 1940–1980 by the Missouri History Museum

The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories, Joshua Rubenstein and Ilya Altman, eds. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2008), xl + 446 pp., $34.95

The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century. Episode 1: “Explosion,” 2: “Stalemate,” 3: “Total War,” 4: “Slaughter,” 5: “Mutiny,” 6: “Collapse,” 7: “Hatred and Hunger,” 8: “War without End.” Produced by Blaine Baggett, Carl Byker, David Mrazek, Lyn Goldfarb, and Jay Winter, for KCET, Los Angeles/BBC, London, in association with the Imperial War Museum; directed by Carl Byker, Lyn Goldfarb, Margaret Koval; written by Jay Winter and Blaine Baggett with Carl Byker, Lyn Goldfarb, and Joseph Angier; chief historian, Jay Winter. 1996; color and black & white; 8 hours. Distributor: PBS Home Video

 

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In the United States, black museums have chronicled the tragedies and triumphs of African Americans. As repositories of African American history, culture, and art, these museums offer a window on ...

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