Library, Smithsonian Launch Civil Rights History Project Website

The American Folklife Center (AFC) at the Library of Congress and the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) have launched The Civil Rights History Project at http://www.loc.gov/folklife/civilrights/. The portal presents the results of a nationwide inventory of oral-history interviews with participants in the civil rights movement. The research, which was … Continue reading Library, Smithsonian Launch Civil Rights History Project Website

Red/Black: The Eiteljorg Museum Looks at Links between African and Native Americans

Red/Black: Related Through History tells stories of the allied and adversarial relationships of African and Native Americans. A groundbreaking exhibition exploring the shared history between African and Native Americans will open at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art on Feb. 12, 2011.   Red/Black: Related Through History includes an object-based exhibition on the … Continue reading Red/Black: The Eiteljorg Museum Looks at Links between African and Native Americans