The National Museum of African American History and Culture - STATUE OF CLARA BROWN After Brown was freed from slavery, she moved to Colorado, where she became an important community leader, helping other former slaves to settle there. The slave cabin to the right, from about 1853, had been on Edisto Island in South Carolina.
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"Cash Crop" features 15 life-size sculptures of human beings in shackles representing the 15 million human beings kidnapped and transported by sea during the trans-Atlantic slave trade. This haunting sculptural exploration will be augmented by historical documents on loan from the Delaware County Bar Association and objects from the Lest We Forget Black Holocaust Museum of Slavery. ['Cash Crop' on display at the African American Museum in Philadelphia 2014]
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The National Museum of African American History and Culture - THE BLACK POWER SALUTE Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised black-gloved fists when the United States national anthem was played during their medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City.