Mar 17, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

indiana-state-museum Indiana State Museum

“Persistence and Power” Member Preview

Join us for this members-only preview of our newest experience, Persistence and Power: The Pursuit of Black Freedom in the Age of Lincoln. Explore the Black community’s fight for emancipation and citizenship during and immediately after the Civil War. Discover stories from Washington, DC, and Indianapolis of how people and the communities they made created change and reshaped America, from influencing Lincoln to winning the right to vote.

This event is free for members.

Persistence and Power exhibit, Harper's Weekly - Effects of the Proclamation