The Negro Motorist Green Book

February 26, 2024

February 29, 2024

10:00 am To 5:00 pm

Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036

https://www.petersen.org/the-negro-motorist-green-book-exhibit

$11-$21

Event Description

An exhibition developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) in collaboration with award-winning author, photographer, and cultural documentarian, Candacy Taylor, offers an immersive look at the reality of travel for African Americans in mid-century America and how the annual guide served as an indispensable resource for the nation’s rising African American middle class and evidence of a vibrant business class.

The Negro Motorist Green Book is made possible through the support of Exxon Mobil Corporation.

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