A. C. McMillan African American Museum

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The A. C. McMillan African American Museum serves as a neutral point and bridge between racial and ethnic groups, and endeavors to help instill a sense of identity and pride in African American students. Student and scout groups can take a guided tour throughout the many exhibits the Museum has to offer. Check out signed baseball paraphernalia dating back to the 1920s in the Negro Baseball Leagues exhibit. The Dolls of Color Collection contains collectible and play dolls in a multitude of ethnicities. The Jim Crow Racial Stereotype Exhibit contains photos, posters, books, and more detailing the propaganda during this time period. 

Contact Info:
Address: 149 North Texas Street, Emory, TX 75440. Rains County. Tel: 903-474-0083. Web: www.acmcmillanafricanamericanmuseum.org. Email: acmaam@aol.com. Hrs: Thu.-Sun. 10AM-4PM & by appt. 

Trip Info:
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.  
 

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