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African Americans Fighting for a Double Victory

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC+0

Explore the many ways that African Americans served our country in the military and on the home front during World War II; through this exhibit of World War II materials from National Afro-American Museum & Cultural Center collections. Discover the art of Charles Alston; commissioned by the Office of War Information to promote the war effort among African Americans; explore stories of the Tuskegee Airmen; the Red Ball Express; the Triple Nickels and Wilberforce-area veterans; and get a look at the impact World War II veterans had on the advances in civil rights that followed the war.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Ohio History Connection
Phone:
800-686-6124
Website:
http://www.ohiohistory.org