History through the Lens of African Americans

Posted by Valerie Linson on February 2, 2017

In honor of Black History Month, read what it was like for Valerie Linson, Editorial Director for Facing History, to walk through the National African American Museum of History and Culture in Washington DC for the first time. 

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Topics: Slavery, Identity, race, legacy, Judgement and Legacy, Museum Studies, History, Civil Rights Movement

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