History Detectives

Navy poster from 1944 trying to attract African American soldiers. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

‘Black Bodies In Propaganda’ Opens At Penn Museum This Weekend

The Penn Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology opens a provocative new exhibit this weekend that explores the use of black bodies in wartime propaganda.


(Credit: "History Detectives")

Penn’s ‘History Detective’ Investigates His Own Possession

A Penn professor who is one of the hosts of the PBS show History Detectives investigates one of his own possessions.