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Jazz, America’s own music, has always had a home in Boston.


Jazz Scene in Boston: Telling the Local Story

The Museum of African American History celebrates Boston’s rich jazz history in its new exhibit

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Selections from the Collection authenticates the important and critical role Boston’s small but mighty black community played in the national story–from this country’s earliest days into the 20th century.


Selections from the Collection

The Museum of African American History holds a collection of over 3,000 items accrued over fifty years. Selections from the Collection features sample