Smarthistory
$66,000
Pleasantville, New York
2021

To support a revised version of the Terra Foundation for American Art’s website “Civil War in Art: Teaching and Learning from Chicago Collections” (Civilwarinart.org), to be published on Smarthistory’s website, which incorporates updated scholarship and additional works of art to better reflect contemporary and historical perspectives (particularly those of Black, Indigenous, Hispanic, and women scholars and artists) on the war and its legacy, and on Civil War monuments as contemporary sites of discourse and activism.