Quaker Heritage Center Presents: Freedom Riders

Ashley Fox Staff Writer        On Thursday, March 20th the Meriam R. Hare Quaker Heritage Center of Wilmington College presented an opening reception for it’s two new traveling art exhibits: The Freedom Riders, and The Long March. The QHC also took out an in-house exhibit from 2008 called Beyond Birmingham. These three sets combine to create not only a world view of the Civil Rights movement, but a local view from citizens around our Wilmington community who impacted this pivotal time period.        Ruth Dobyns, curator for the QHC, planned for this…

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