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More Than Meets the Eye: 19th Century Textiles (History Explorer Day)
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Learn about 19th-century textile production and the intimate connection between this industry and the explosion of slavery over the first half of the 1800s. Try your hand at weaving a potholder to take home and test your ability to differentiate between various fiber and dye materials with a hands-on matching activity.