Photos: MPS student-produced exhibit honors memories of Bronzeville

MILWAUKEE — A student-produced exhibit opened Thursday at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Milwaukee High School of the Arts honoring the memory of the city’s historic Bronzeville neighborhood.

Standing on Their Shoulders: Memories of Bronzeville, presented by KnowThyself, features murals, essays, photographs and recorded interviews that highlight Bronzeville, the economic and cultural center of Milwaukee’s African-American community from the early 1900s to the middle of the 20th century.

Photos appear below. Read more about the exhibit here.