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April 28, 1996 – December 8, 1996
Museum: Anacostia Community Museum
Location: Main Gallery
This exhibition explores the stories and the histories of objects and artifacts from the museum's collection. Objects include a watercolor by an anonymous antebellum slave and a painted storage chest depicting scenes of slavery, among others.