Lowcountry Doll Collection Inspires Unity

For Mattie P. Sanders, every doll tells a story…all 2,000 of them. The dolls are a part of an exhibit titled “Black Footprints: Blacks Past and Present.”  The expo is meant to provide positive role models and build self-esteem among visitors young and old. The dolls are arranged to imitate humans. They are mothers, fathers, grandparents, siblings, and adoptive …

Black doll collection (and more) soon on display at Maritime Center

More than 2,000 dolls will fill two levels at the Charleston Maritime Center for a four-day expo organized by the nonprofit B.R.I.G.H.T. Historical Organization. The expo, called “Black Footprints: Blacks Past and Present,” is meant to provide positive role models and build self-esteem among visitors young and old. The collection of dolls will be arranged in …