Retired Miami Dade College librarian Juanita Bennett Johnson in 2017 standing in front of a statue of Phillis Wheatley, the first black poet in America to publish a book. The statue is on exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.
Retired Miami Dade College librarian Juanita Bennett Johnson in 2017 standing in front of a statue of Phillis Wheatley, the first black poet in America to publish a book. The statue is on exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Photo provided to the Miami Herald
Retired Miami Dade College librarian Juanita Bennett Johnson in 2017 standing in front of a statue of Phillis Wheatley, the first black poet in America to publish a book. The statue is on exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Photo provided to the Miami Herald

Family trip to Washington’s African American Museum inspires three generations

February 07, 2018 10:17 PM