Margaret Burroughs

Artist and teacher Margaret Burroughs died November 21, 2010, of unspecified causes at her home. Burroughs and her late husband founded the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLCUL000143" title="DuSable Museum of African-American History" href="/topic/arts-culture/museums/dusable-museum-of-african-american-history-PLCUL000143.topic">DuSable Museum</a> of African American History in 1961 on Chicago's South Side. Records indicate Burroughs was either 93 or 95.

( Heather Charles, Chicago Tribune / February 21, 2010 )

Artist and teacher Margaret Burroughs died November 21, 2010, of unspecified causes at her home. Burroughs and her late husband founded the DuSable Museum of African American History in 1961 on Chicago's South Side. Records indicate Burroughs was either 93 or 95.

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