Voices from Black Bottom, Detroit Community History


Date: April 1, 2022 - May 1, 2023


MSU Museum - Heritage Hall
409 West Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48824

Black Bottom Quilt

This exhibition features a unique “signature quilt,” created by women from the historic Zion Congregational Church of God in Christ in the mid 20th century and embroidered with their names and other personal information. Explore the role of community artifacts as cultural transmission, preservation, and research and leave inspired to document your own community stories.

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