This was the inaugural exhibition of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. The images were selected from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery. The theme; African American resistance across 150 years of American history.
During the second half of the 20th century, the United States and the Soviet Union engaged in a global struggle. Beginning with Yalta and ending with the collapse of the Berlin Wall, this exhibition explores how U.S. presidents reacted to the events of the age.
“Legacy: Spain and the United States in the Age of Independence, 1763–1848,” highlights the relationship between Spain and the United States over an eighty-five-year period that was marked by transformative events in the Americas and Europe.