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Exhibits a winning combo for Banneker-Douglass

Exhibits a winning combo for Banneker-Douglass

Joni Floyd, director of Banneker-Douglass Museum, couldn't help but notice the irony. To get the honor of kicking off a prestigious exhibit about American sports this month, her Annapolis institution had to win a competition. "We won! We're No. 1,'' Floyd joked. Annapolis will be the first stop on the tour of a two-pronged sports exhibit. The Franklin Street museum was selected from among 50 sites that submitted proposals to host the Maryland tour of the Smithsonian Institution's Hometown Teams Exhibit. In addition to the Smithsonian's interactive display on the nation's passion for sports, the Maryland Humanities Council and...

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