Wednesday, October 24, NMAAHC
Runtime: 80 min

Tonsler Park observes, in black and white 16mm, the democratic process in action at Charlottesville, Virginia voting precincts over the course of Election Day, November 8, 2016.

Part of “This is Not a Political Film… Part I” Program by Greg de Cuir Jr. and Kevin Jerome Everson. Read their essay about the program.

Check out some amazing objects in the museum's collection related to this film.
Pen used by Lyndon B. Johnson to sign the 1965 Voting Rights Act Credit: Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture