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EXHIBITION: Have Blues, Will Travel: Traveling Blues Musicians in the Jim Crow Era

Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center 1101 E. River Cove St., Tampa, FL

The Sulphur Springs Museum and Heritage Center is hosting a traveling exhibit from the National Blues Museum. Entitled "Have Blues, Will Travel: Traveling Blues Musicians in the Jim Crow Era," this exhibition showcases the hardships and inequality Black Blues musicians faced while traveling to play concerts in the Jim Crow era. For Black blues musicians, touring was among the only ways to make money from their music. However, traveling as

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