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City of Hope: Resurrection City & the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign

October 19, 2019 – November 9, 2019
Saturdays, 12PM – 4PM
McComb School District Tiger Space @ Edgewood Mall
1722 Veterans Drive, McComb, MS 39648

Opening reception:
October 19, 2019, 12PM – 2PM

Closing reception and screening of
Teaching the Civil Rights Movement from the Bottom-Up:
50 Years After the Voting Rights Act
November 9, 2019, 12PM – 2PM

Pike School of Art and the McComb School District invite you to a special exhibition exploring the 1968 movement that put poverty at the forefront as a national human rights issue. City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor Peoples’ Campaign is organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Services in collaboration with the National Museum of African American History and Culture.