This month’s exhibit, “History of the African-American Vote,” is on display in the Margaret Mercer Room at the Thomas Balch Library.
The Friends’ Black History Committee designed the exhibit to mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment and the sesquicentennial of the 15th Amendment. The collection includes posters, images, and biographies related to Black history and the right to vote.
The exhibit may be seen by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 10 a.m. to noon, or 1-3 p.m. Call 703-737-7195, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out an appointment request at leesburgva.gov/departments/thomas-balch-library.