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Danville Museum to Open Camilla Williams Exhibit Sunday

January 8, 2020

On Sunday, the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History will unveil its newest exhibit, a tribute to Camilla Williams.

The Camilla Williams exhibition “highlights the relationship of the famed New York opera diva and her hometown, Danville, while exploring the difficult path to fame in a racially divided South during the civil rights movement.”

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Danville Museum to Open Camilla Williams Exhibit Sunday

January 8, 2020

On Sunday, the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History will unveil its newest exhibit, a tribute to Camilla Williams. The Camilla Williams exhibition “highlights the relationship of the famed New York opera diva and her hometown, Danville, while exploring the difficult path to fame in a racially divided South during the civil rights movement.”

View Full Article Courtesy of Newsbreak


The Movement: Danville's Civil Rights WBTM Radio interview

August 10, 2019

The Movement: Danville Civil Rights Exhibition was featured by WBTM Radio. Please enjoy the online interview. 

 


Exhibit to open at Danville Museum to show city's role in Civil Rights Movement

August 9, 2019

"The Movement: Danville's Civil Rights Exhibit" highlights Danville's Civil Rights Movement.

The museum will hold an opening reception starting at 2 p.m. on Saturday to honor Emma Edmunds, the historian who donated the exhibit to the museum.

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Danville Museum to Unveil Permanent Civil Rights Exhibit on Aug. 10

July 29, 2019

There’s now a replica of part of a 1960s lunch counter at the Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History. There’s also a replica of a voting booth from that era, as well as photos and information about participants in Danville’s civil rights movement.

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