Exhibit June 20, 2015 - June 10, 2016

A multifaceted traveling exhibition which includes visual displays, three-dimensional artifacts, pictures and other memorabilia of Robert Smalls, his life and his family.

A few of the items on display will include furniture from the "big house" where Smalls and his mother were enslaved, scaled replicas of the CSS Planter and the USS Keokuk, the two ships that Robert Smalls piloted during the Civil War and a replica of the musket owned by Robert Smalls.

"The Life and Times of Congressman Robert Smalls" was organized by the Robert Smalls Collection, Helen Boulware Moore, Ph.D., Curator W. Marvin Dulaney, Ph.D., Exhibit Historian"