Museum plans Black History Month exhibit
By From staff reports
Published in News on February 8, 2011 1:46 PM
Jimmie Nelson views the "Civil War to Civil Rights" exhibit at the Wayne County Museum. The exhibit, which opened this past weekend, features several sections of black history, including military, sports and education. It will be on display until the middle of April. The museum will sponsor several events this month in observance of Black History Month. Mayor Al King will speak tonight at 7. (See story on Page 3A.)
The Wayne County Museum opened a Black History Month exhibit this past weekend titled "Civil War to Civil Rights," a look at the black American experience from the Emancipation Proclamation by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863 through the Civil...
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