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Coverage for grant GE-278308-21

The Business of Addiction: The Economic and Moral Complexities of the Opium Trade
Barbara Silberman, Captain Forbes House Museum

Grant details:

Forbes House Museum wins grant for opium exhibition (Media Coverage)
Publication: Milton Times
Date: 5/5/2021
Abstract: A brief column announcing the Grant award. "Opium: The Business of Addiction" will open in April of 2022. In support of the museum's mission to promote discussions around issues of cultural awareness and civic engagement, the exhibition seeks to tell the story of the Forbes family's involvement in the opium trade of the 18th and 19th centuries.