American Soul: The DuSable Museum of African-American History
American Soul: The DuSable Museum of African-American History - Founded in 1961, the DuSable is one of the first African-American museums in the country.
The museumMajor Robert Lawrence, the nations first black astronaut; and Harold Washington, Chicagos first black mayor.
The museum is dedicated to the collection, preservation, interpretation, and dissemination of the history and culture of Africans and Americans of African descent. Weaving themes of art, history, and diversity, it also tells us Whats American about Americans? and What Shall I Tell My Children who are Black? Enjoy the DuSables treasures and think on the distorted images we have been given, ultimately learning why the children shall lead us.