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Director of the A.E. Backus Museum, Marshall Adams discusses their latest exhibit "Right of Way" Featuring the works of the "Highway Men"

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Mike speaks with the Director of the A.E. Backus Museum, Marshall Adams about their latest exhibit… During the civil rights era in segregated Florida, a group of artists exercised their right to make their own living, on their terms, when few recognized they had the “Right of Way” – This group of artists were known as The Highwaymen. Their art will be on display at the Backus museum through March in an exhibit titled "Right of Way".