Growing Up AFRO: Snapshots of Black Childhood

To commemorate the 120th anniversary of the Afro-American newspaper, the second longest running black periodical in the United States, this pictorial exhibition features 120 images from the Afro’s archive collections that demonstrate the vital role young people played in African American history. This exhibition is curated by the Afro- American newspaper staff, in coordination with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum.

Saturday, June 23 to Sunday, December 30
Afro Newsboy, Oliver E. Boykins, makes a paper delivery c. 1953

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