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‘Black Citizenship’ exhibit at New-York Historical Society spotlights struggles of Jim Crow era

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The New-York Historical Society announced plans Wednesday to dedicate permanent space to exhibits focused on freedom, equality and civil rights in America. Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow will open Sept. 7 in the Society’s recently renovated galleries, and run through March 2019. Future shows will include spotlights on acclaimed sculptor Augusta Savage, who […]
Creative: Tronvig Group