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Negro Motorist Green Book Exhibition

 

August 19, 2021

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NELA-Delta African American Heritage Museum President Joyce Powell

The NELA-Delta African American Heritage Museum Presents: The Negro Motorist Green Book, an exhibition developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) in collaboration with award-winning author, photographer, and cultural documentarian, Candacy Taylor and made possible through the generous support of Exxon Mobil Corporation. This nationally recognized exhibition will offer a visually immersive look at the reality of travel for African Americans in mid-20th century America. The Negro Motorist Green Book was more than a travel guide-it was a shield, empowering Bl...



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