african american museum groundbrkng

Groundbreaking ceremony for the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Wednesday, February 22, 2012

*There is nothing more important than the preservation of a people and their culture.

The experiences of those people will interconnect with other cultures, but that which is profoundly unique to that set of people is and forever will be profoundly their own accomplishments and experiences.

On Wednesday, February 22, the ground was broken for the Smithsonian’s newest addition, the National Museum of African American History and Culture. The President and First Lady

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