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Juneteenth Exhibit

Temporary Exhibit in the Rolland Center

2024-06-26 00:00:00 2024-06-26 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Juneteenth Exhibit Main Library - Lincoln Library

Wednesday, June 26
All day

Add to Calendar 2024-06-26 00:00:00 2024-06-26 23:59:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Juneteenth Exhibit Visit the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research for a celebration of Juneteenth with a temporary exhibit case. It will be available for viewing May 29-July 2. Main Library - Lincoln Library

Main Library

Lincoln Library

Visit the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research for a celebration of Juneteenth with a temporary exhibit case. It will be available for viewing May 29-July 2.

Join the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research for a Juneteenth celebration! A new exhibit case will be unveiled on May 29, 2024, at the Allen County Public Library featuring art of United States Colored Troops, Frederick Douglass speeches and his signature, a ticket to an 1864 Emancipation Day celebration, and a children’s abolitionist alphabet book. Juneteenth, also called Emancipation Day, is the celebration of June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers marched into Texas and freed the remaining slaves in Confederate states following President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation of January 1, 1863. The exhibit will be open to the public and available to view through July 2, 2024. It is located in the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research at the Main Library. If you have any questions please email Lincoln@acpl.info.

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Hours
Mon, Jun 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Jun 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Main Library includes six public meeting rooms, a theater, art gallery, underground parking garage, the Genealogy Center, and the Rolland Center for Lincoln Research. Parking at the main library is free if you have a valid library card. If you do not have a library card, parking costs $1/hour with a maximum charge of $7 for the day. Parking tickets must be taken inside the main library for validation and/or payment.  

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