The National Museum of African American History and Culture: A Souvenir Book

Author(s):  National Museum of African American History and Culture
Publisher:  Smithsonian Books
Year:  2016
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This beautifully illustrated keepsake showcases the extraordinary treasures of the National Museum of African American History and Culture’s collections. Together the objects illustrate the rich complexity of the African American experience. Numerous objects are accompanied by captions explaining their significance and role in our nation’s history. This book, like the museum it represents, uses artifacts of African American history and culture as a lens into what it means to be an American.