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Ohio History Connection (Columbus, OH) registrar Lesley Poling unboxes LeBron James’s rookie jersey from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History & Culture. This jersey will go on display in the Ohio History Center’s new sports exhibit, Ohio–Champion of Sports, through September 29, 2019. Learn more about the exhibit and other great Ohio athletes at

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American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith, a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, examines the continuing evolution of America’s experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” The exhibition begins its national tour at The Durham Museum in Omaha, Nebraska, and is on view through June 23, 2019. Visit the Durham Museum’s website for more information.

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