Black and White in Black and White Exhibit Opening

When
Apr 5 2019 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

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About this event
Description: 
Join us at the Nebraska History Museum for a free event celebrating the opening of Black and White in Black and White: Images of Dignity, Hope, and Diversity in America, our new exhibit highlighting the community photography of John Johnson. A janitor and drayman, Johnson was also a talented and prolific photographer, documenting Lincoln's African-American community from 1910 to 1925. The event will include: *A performance by Omaha saxophonist Ed "Smoove Grooves" Archibald. *Performance of "Power of the Spoken Word" by Felicia Webster, Humanities Nebraska Speaker. *Food by GrannyWeavs Soul Food & Catering Attendees will also get a chance to be some of the first to see the new exhibit, which will only be on display for a limited time. We hope to see you there! Parking at the Museum is limited, but there is parking nearby, including three parking garages within a four block radius. Black and White in Black and White: Images of Dignity, Hope, and Diversity in America is curated by Douglas Keister and presented with support from California State University, Chico.
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Website: 
https://history.nebraska.gov/events/black-and-white-black-and-white-images-dignity-hope-and-diversity-america
Location
Nebraska History Museum
131 Centennial Mall North
Lincoln, NE 68508
United States
Phone: 4024714782
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