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African Americans -- Museums

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Old Slave Mart Museum collection

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1092
Abstract

The Old Slave Mart Museum in Charleston, South Carolina was founded in 1937 by Miriam B. Wilson as a museum of black slave crafts and related African artifacts. The museum was operated as a private, non-profit organization until her death in 1959. After Wilson's death, the Miriam B. Wilson Foundation was created to operate and manage the Old Slave Mart Museum.



Dates: 1929-1987