Documenting the Philadelphia Juneteenth Festival

Dates:April 27, 2024
Meets:Sa from 10:30 AM to 12 N
Location:Historic Germantown
Cost: $32.00

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Historic Germantown in partnership with the Johnson House Historic Site and photographer Tieshka K. Smith hosts the exhibit Documenting the Philadelphia Juneteenth Festival in Germantown: A Visual Chronicle of Community, Resilience and Freedom. Featuring over seventy color photos, as well as festival posters and ephemera, this exhibit captures the relationship between the festival and the community, highlighting the festival's efforts to support and magnify community voices in the fight for social and racial justice. Join us for a special conversation with Tieshka K. Smith and Cornelia Swinson, Executive Director of the Jonhson House Historic Site, to learn more about the evolution of this festival in Germantown and the process for creating this compelling visual record and testament.
Fee: $32.00

Historic Germantown

5501 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144

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