Exhibitions

Monuments: Commemoration and Controversy

Discover how monument-making and monument-breaking have long shaped American life as public statues have been celebrated, attacked, protested, altered, and removed. 

Our Composite Nation: Frederick Douglass’ America

Discover Frederick Douglass' vision of freedom, citizenship, and equal rights and his hopeful plea for America to live up to its founding ideals.

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History Responds

Our History Responds initiative collects history as it's unfolding.

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