Art Exhibition: Emancipation 150: National Event and Local Lives

Sponsored by Phillips Museum of Art

Event Occurs:

Thursday, October 18, 2012-Saturday, December 1, 2012

http://www.fandm.edu/phillipsmuseum/exhibitions

A commemorative exhibition of the 150th Anniversary of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation developed and curated by Hackman scholars, Heather M. Brown ’13 and Megan L. Brown ‘13, working with Professor of History and American Studies, Louise Stevenson.  The exhibition reviews Lancaster’s role in the fight for freedom and the roles played by its citizens, including Thaddeus Stevens, Edward Gorsuch, the Prince Hall Masons, and William Parker.  Student curators will be available at the opening reception on October 18 at 4:45 pm in the Nissley Gallery.

 

This event is open to the public.



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