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Hidden Histories

Follow along with Lauren T. Furey, manager of visitor engagement, as she uncovers some “Hidden Histories” that reveal the connections and incredible stories of Black Americans within our Museum Collection. This new series will engage the community in helping the Mariners’ gather names and personal stories to bring recognition, resulting in an expanded understanding of the richness of our local, national, and global communitiy.

 


Upcoming lectures:


Hidden History

February 9, 2021 • 1 p.m. (EST)
Presented by Lauren T. Furey, manager of visitor engagement

Come learn the origins of the Museum as we discover all the ways we are connected to one another. Hidden Histories will give names, agency, and interpretation of the unidentified Black people depicted in our Collection and allow us to tell a more complete history of our shared maritime heritage.


Viewers are welcome to send Lauren comments or questions during the presentation, which she will answer following the presentation.


Pre-registration is required for all programs.
In order to pre-register, you will first need a free Zoom account. If you need help, follow the steps in this short video guide.
For more information, contact: customerservice@MarinersMuseum.org or call (757) 596-2222.

Can’t make the live program?
No problem! Many of our virtual programs are uploaded to our YouTube Channel shortly afterwards.