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African-American history exhibit displayed at Lynn library for Black History Month

Nicole Mcclain, a children’s librarian at the Lynn Public Library, helped coordinate a traveling exhibit with the Commonwealth Museum on African American History and the chronicle of African American petitions to the Massachusetts government. (Olivia Falcigno)
LYNN — The African-American history exhibit on display in the public library main reading room offers a quick introductory course for patrons and residents looking forward to Black History Month.  Titled “Freedom’s Agenda: Chronicles of African-American Petitions to the Massachusetts Government 1600-1900,” the exhibit features 14 large display panels dispersed around the cavernous reading room.…

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