Temporary exhibits

Spirited: Prohibition in America

In a tumultuous era spanning thirteen years, Americans could no longer manufacture, sell, or transport intoxicating beverages. Prohibition was now a part of the Constitution, holding the same status as freedom of speech and the abolition of slavery. Ratified in 1919, the 18th Amendment stirred up a passionate and sometimes volatile debate between the “wets” [...]

2020-01-31T16:06:03-06:00April 6th, 2020|, |

The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection 

  The Lure of Niagara: Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection  It is believed that more prints were made of Niagara Falls before the twentieth century than of any other specific place, and The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Historical Niagara Falls Prints is the largest collection of this genre. [...]

2020-01-31T14:11:03-06:00January 17th, 2020||

1968: Folsom Redemption Temporary Exhibit Opening

  Join us as we celebrate the opening of our newest temporary exhibit on June 16th, 1968: A Folsom Redemption - Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of a landmark concert that revived his music career, 1968: A Folsom Redemption is a collection of photographs and memories of two journalists lucky enough to be among a handful [...]

2019-05-29T14:35:59-05:00June 16th, 2019||