The American Negro Exhibtion: A Preview

Did you know that the Chicago Coliseum was considered to be one of the greatest indoor facilities of the 19th century?! This Chicago landmark was considered to be a marvel for its time and a model for future arena construction. Stop by to learn more about this structure and how it relates to our exhibit.

We invite you to take a look back in history, browse through some literature and even take a selfie with the artwork featured in “The American Negro Exhibition”

Be sure to upload your selfie via Twitter and direct them to us @AACCatUIC using the hashtag #MyFaceNHistory

~Curated by AACC Graduate Assistant – Jacqueline Smith