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'Facing the Rising Sun: Homesteading from a Black Perspective' exhibit unveiled – Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, New Mexico 2021-10-13 18:47:40 –

Albuquerque, New Mexico(KRQE) – On Wednesday, the city unveiled a new high-tech exhibit that tells the history of African-American homes in New Mexico. Electric Playhouse has undertaken the development of an exhibit called “Facing the Rising Sun”.


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It uses digital graphics and interviews with families who emigrated to New Mexico in the 1800s. “Most African Americans have come west to resist Jim Crow’s oppression and the fear of the Ku Klux Klan and red shirts,” said Rita Power of the African American Museum and Cultural Center. The dress said.

The exhibition was created in collaboration with the museum.

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