Spotlights & Stories

Juneteenth

June 17, 2021

In honor of Juneteenth becoming a recognized US Federal Holiday, we would like to spotlight Sally Hemings, who is an important figure in the history of enslaved people in America. This 1:6 scale figure of her from our collection was created by IGMA Fellow Ellen Poitras. We encourage you to visit Monticello.org for more information on…

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