FLORENCE – The Sankofa Museum on Wheels will visit Francis Marion University on Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the Smith University Center commons.
Sankofa is a traveling exhibit that highlights the history, culture and achievements of African-Americans from 1860 to the present. The museum was founded by Angela W. Jennings, a resident of Denmark, S.C.
The exhibit includes information about famous African-Americans and their contributions, as well as African-American celebrations, stamps, books and inventions.
Sankofa has appeared at numerous colleges, universities, and elementary and high schools in South Carolina. The museum previously visited FMU in November 1999.
For more information, contact A.D. Givens Little, FMU’s coordinator of multicultural affairs, at 843-661-1188.
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