One Million Journeys, One Destination

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When and Where:
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
at The Indianapolis Public Library, Central Library

Clowes Auditorium, 40 E. St. Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204

M. Teresa Baer


Event Description:
This exhibit runs until January 7, 2015
Exhibit Hours:
Monday-Wednesday: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Friday-Saturday: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sunday: Noon-5:00 PM

A community exhibit features stories and photographs that showcase the commonalities and differences of those who have come to live in Indianapolis— immigrants, refugees, and African Americans who took part in the great migration from the South. Hear a presentation by M. Teresa Baer, author of Indianapolis: A City of Immigrants, and leave with your own free copy.

Presented by The Indianapolis Public Library, Immigrant Welcome Center, and Indiana State Museum. 317-275-4099 or

Submission deadline is Tuesday, September 30, 2014.

All members of the community are invited to submit a photo and story about their family's journey to Indianapolis. Whether an immigrant, refugee, or part of the great migration of African Americans from the South, we want to know how your family settled in Indianapolis. Submit here.