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Rising Up: The Talladega Murals

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Talladega College in Alabama commissioned prominent African-American artist Hale Woodruff to paint a series of murals for its newly built Savery Library in 1938. Woodruff painted six murals portraying significant events in the journey of African Americans from slavery to freedom.

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