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San Diego History Center Named as one of the 20 Things the Union Tribune is Looking Forward to in the Arts in 2020

January 23, 2020

The San Diego History Center’s Spring 2020 opening of  “Born a Slave, Died a San Diego Legend” was named by the San Diego Union Tribune as one of their 20 things in the arts they are looking forward to this year. 

Developed in partnership with San Diego State University, this new exhibition at the San Diego

History Center will offer recent discoveries from archaeological excavations at the Nathan Harrison cabin site combined with in-depth research of historical accounts to offer new insights and perspectives into his biography, while also providing a fresh glimpse of everyday life in San

Diego during the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Gilded Age, and the Progressive Era. San Diego State University Professor Seth Mallios is Guest Curator of this exhibit.

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