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List Of Museums In Washington, D.C.
... Name Image Smithsonian Type Summary/Website African American Civil War Memorial Museum African American history Operated by the National Mall and Memorial Parks, history ... History, Library Exhibits of the city's history from its collections Interior Museum History Activities of the agencies of the United States Department of the Interior. 1955 until 1959 Library of Congress Library Exhibits from its collections in American history, culture and art Lillian Albert Small Jewish Museum Ethnic ...
List Of Museums Focused On African Americans - List of Museums
... Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum Chicago Illinois 2005 African American Civil War Memorial Museum Washington D.C. 1999 African American Multicultural Museum Scottsdale Arizona 2005 African American Museum Dallas Texas 1974 African American Museum and Library at Oakland Oakland. 1967 August Wilson Center for African American Culture Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 2006 Banneker-Douglass Museum Annapolis Maryland 1984 Birmingham Civil Rights ...
Legacy Museum Of African American History
... The Legacy Museum of African American History was established in 1995 in Lynchburg, Virginia ... Its exhibits and permanent collection focus on topics central to African American history, including the historic struggle for civil rights business and employment civic and social organizations entertainment and ...
The American Prisoner
... The American Prisoner is a novel written by Eden Phillpotts, published in America in 1904 and adapted into a film in 1929 ... The story concerns an English woman who lives at Fox Tor farm, and an American captured during the American Revolutionary War and held at the prison at Princetown on Dartmoor ...

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