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African American Museum of Nassau County - Wall Hanging
African American Museum, Hempstead, NY - wall hanging

African American Museum, Hempstead, NY - wall hanging

Photo G Linda Tagliaferro
The African American Museum of Nassau County features artwork and textiles including this colorful wall hanging from Kenya.

In addition to its changing artistic and cultural exhibits, the museum sponsors community events such as Black History Month celebrations and special educational programs themed around the lives of noted African American including Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X and others.

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