A New Deal Near Here

Depression-Era Photography from the Chrysler Museum

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Apr 15 2017 - Apr 1 2018

Explore how the people of Hampton Roads endured and overcame the economic and everyday trials of America's 1930s and 1940s through a new focus exhibition of photographs from the Chrysler Museum of Art's rich holdings of historical images.

A New Deal Near Here: Depression-Era Photography from the Chrysler Museum features 46 photographs that examine this critical period in our region's history and ask visitors to consider how Hampton Roads has transformed and how it remains the same.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website

  • Photography
  • American
  • 20th Century
  • Culture / Lifestyle
  • Hampton-Roads
  • Various artists

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