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IN-PERSON EVENT: 54th Regiment & Shaw 54th Memorial Special Collections Viewing

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Registration is NOT required

Watercolor of a woman in a blue dress holding a baby in her lap in front of the Shaw 54th Memorial with a church visible in the background.IN-PERSON EVENT: 54th Regiment & Shaw 54th Memorial Special Collections Viewing

Join us in celebrating the rededication of the Shaw 54th Memorial!

Stop by the Boston Athenæum's Special Collections Reading Room to view materials related to the 54th Regiment and the Shaw/54th Memorial. The room will be open from 4:30 to 6 pm and visitors are welcome on a drop-in basis.

Registration is not required. Please sign in at the front desk upon arrival.

Image: Murray Dewart, Mother and Child by the Shaw Memorial, 1976. Watercolor. Gift of the artist. http://catalog.bostonathenaeum.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=547494

 

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