Wednesday, September 27, 2023

More on Harvard and daguerreotypes lawsuit

I’m quoted in this Artnet article regarding the lawsuit making its way through the courts concerning Harvard University and the plaintiff who claims she is the direct descendant of slaves depicted in several 19th-century daguerreotypes owned by Harvard’s Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology.


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