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Deborah Watts, co-founder of the Emmett Till Legacy Foundation, spoke with Roland Martin about her family's contribution to the NMAAHC.


William Pretzer, the museum's senior History Curator, asked the city to delay demolition of the structure in an email Monday.

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This September, a small exhibit honoring Bill Cosby will go on display at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. The exhibit is titled "Taking Shape," and focuses on African-American representation on television in the 20th century. To encompass this history, Cosby's 1964 comedy record I Started Out as a Child, an I Spy comic book, and video clips from the program and clips from The Cosby Show have been added to the exhibit.

Do not be alarmed! The legendary music show that had people from all over the globe to move their bodies for one hour every Saturday morning has made it's stop into history at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture!

Via: The National Museum of African American History and Culture has decided to collect items from Soul Train, the “hippest trip in America.” The popular television show was responsible for breaking many artists and giving them the platform to perform and be heard for 37 years. The Jackson 5, James Brown, The O’Jays, Stevie […]