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Forgotten Images makes an appearance at LBCC

February 21st, 2008 · No Comments · Education

Forgotten Images, a traveling museum featuring the private art collection of Sharon and David McLucas, will be presented on both campuses of Long Beach City College in celebration of Black History Month.
The exhibit, which houses art work and memorabilia from 1880 to 2006, will be at the Pacific Coast Campus (located at the corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Orange Avenue) on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a panel discussion at noon in the student center. The exhibit will be in the Nordic Lounge (Building E) of the Liberal Arts Campus from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
There are eleven theme areas within the museum: African-American artwork, African-American theater, African-American literature, African-American sports memorabilia, African-American music, African-American dolls, the minstrel show, the coon chicken era, The Civil Rights Era, The Ku Klux Klan and an extensive collection of original hard-to-find Aunt Jemima memorabilia. All of the items in the exhibit are original pieces and are open to both the college community and the public at no charge.
For more information, call (562) 938-4846 or visit www.lbcc.edu.

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