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See Award-Winning Film & Support ABHM!

The Milwaukee premiere of an award-winning film, “Service To Man,” will raise funds for ABHM on March 26, 2017 at the Varsity Theater in Milwaukee.

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Protecting history: Meet MKE’s rare books librarian (and ABHM Board member)

Maria Cunningham is Milwaukee Public Library’s new Rare Books Librarian and a member of the Board of Directors of the Dr. James Cameron Legacy Foundation, which operates ABHM. She talks about her early fascination with rare books and what excites her about the job.

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ABHM’s Reggie Jackson Receives “Eliminating Racism Award”

The YWCA of Southeast Wisconsin presents ABHM Head Griot Reggie Jackson with its 2015 Eliminating Racism Award at its annual Evening to Promote Racial Justice. Included is Reggie’s bio and story of how he became involved in this work.

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ABHM Exhibit Featured in German High School Textbook

A school book publisher located in Hannover, Germany, will reprint ABHM exhibit “The Education of Black Children in the Jim Crow South.” It will appear in their new book for high school students learning English, called “Abi-Box Englisch Niedersachsen2017 II.”

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ABHM Celebrates Dr. Cameron’s 100th Birthday with Racial Reconciliation Gathering

On Sunday, February 23, 2014, more than one hundred Milwaukeeans and a dozen others from around the country gathered at Centennial Hall to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr.…

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Moved, Changed Parties, Changed Your Name, 1st Time Voter? Register Online Here!

Register online at Rock The Vote!

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Newspaper Interviews Reggie Jackson, ABHM President and Head Griot

The article, available in both the online and printed publications of the Shepherd Express weekly paper, was written by Willy Thorn in his regular Off The Cuff column. The column…

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Announcing: Internship Opportunities at ABHM

The following internships are offered primarily to graduate students in Museum Studies, History, Public History, and Information Science. They can be taken for credit (by agreement with the student’s institution)…

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Podcast: Third Coast Digest Mark Metcalf interviews Virgil Cameron and Fran Kaplan about ABHM’s Past, Present and Future

The podcast, part of the series “Backstage with Mark Metcalf,” is accompanied by a short story about the museum, photos and links. Listen to the podcast here: https://thirdcoastdigest.com/2012/03/podcast-americas-black-holocaust-museum-opens-online/

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