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African American Advertising


February 10, 2023 – August 1, 2023

This exhibit explores the evolution of advertising to and by African Americans in from the mid 20th century forward and it’s perception and acceptance by the Black community.


This exhibition was sponsored in part by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation. 

2 adults and 2 children, African Americans, holding hands, advertisement
Advertisement for "Colored Mail Order Corporation"