Bedford Stuyvesant Youth in Action

Thursday, October 25, Freer|Sackler Gallery of Art
Runtime: 6 min

Shot by an unknown cinematographer, this silent footage records an event held by community outreach organization Bedford Stuyvesant Youth in Action, Inc., featuring an art exhibition and fashion show on a residential street in the neighborhood.

Part of “The Power of Place: The Pearl Bowser Collection in Action!” Exchange

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<I>The Tale Has Been Told</I> Credit: Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family