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Mid-Century Sandburg as Celebrity and Family Man
May 13, 2019 - October 31, 2019Free
Carl Sandburg National Historic Site is opening a temporary exhibit titled Dressing for the Occasion: Mid-Century Sandburg as Celebrity and Family Man. The exhibit, which opens May 13 and runs through October, features clothing and accessories from the park’s permanent collection and loaned items from the Sandburg family. Visitors will see the style, culture and feel of mid-century America. The family’s clothing and accessories weave together the roles of Carl Sandburg as a prominent writer, celebrity, father, and husband. Nearly every room in the house will be included in the exhibit.