The Kinsey’s contribution to African American history is not limited to a collection of artifacts and photographs. Shirley Kinsey was a part of protest at her alma mater, Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida. She was arrested at age 17 during a student protest.
The collection of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey “Shared Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, Where Art and History Intersect” will be on tour in additional cities starting February 2013.
For more on The Kinsey Collection of African-American history, go to www.thekinseycollection.com.