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The Great Migration re-created Baltimore as migrants’ traditions endured

November 29, 2022

The shelves lined with perfectly ordered clear jars of canned food immediately sparked decades of memories. Part of an installation at the Baltimore Museum of Art’s new collection — “A Movement in Every Direction: Legacies of the Great Migration” — the shelves resembled the ones at my mother’s home in fall and winter, or canning season in many Black households of that era.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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