1860s-1960s: Segregation

May 11, 2018 bastiac 0

Segregation was legalized prior to the Civil War, starting with the 1857 case of Dred Scott v. Sanford. Dred Scott was a slave born in Virginia in […]


Meet the Exhibition Committee

April 6, 2018 bastiac 0

Over the past three years, Curator of Exhibitions Jason Shaiman organized the first of its kind exhibition, Telling a People’s Story: African-American Children’s Illustrated Literature. Shaiman […]