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Marian Anderson: Artist and Symbol

Object Details

April 8, 2014 – November 11, 2014
National Museum of American History
1300 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC
2nd Floor, East Wing, African American History and Culture Gallery

The orange-and-black velvet ensemble Marian Anderson wore during her historic Easter Sunday performance on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on April 9,1939, is on view to mark the 75th anniversary of the concert.

Marian Anderson: Artist and Symbol

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