National Museum of African American History and Culture

National Museum of African American History and Culture

A journalist takes notes about the evolution of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) during the press preview day on Sept. 14, 2016 in Washington, DC. In 2003, an act of Congress established the museum, but the idea for an African American Museum was first proposed in 1915 by black Civil War veterans. (CCTV AMERICA/ SARA SALMAN)

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