Focusing on African-American history and culture, the Homage Exhibit Tour features over 500 select items from the private collection of Nia and Morris McAdoo. The exhibit includes original historical documents, artwork, newspapers, press photos, letters, books and more. . . . . The Homage Exhibit opens the door to the the African-American experience in the United States from the time of Slavery to the election of Barack Obama. Highlights of the collection include slave transport collars, slave bills of sale, entertainment, legal papers documenting the horrors of the slave trade and original documents drawing attention to key figures such as Booker T. Washington, B.K. Blanche, Frederick Douglas and various artifacts from moments in the civil rights movement.
Event Details: dehub.campusgroups.com/rsvp?id=19438
Monday, February 21, 2022 at 11:00am to 5:00pm
Student Center (Lincoln Park)
2250 N Sheffield Ave