Interview date: 11.13.02
Tommye Myrick is the Executive Director of the New Orleans African American Museum of Art, Culture, and History. The museum, damaged during Katrina, has re-opened in Treme, an early African-American faubourg. Tommye describes the museum and explains the "Code Noir" (Black Code) that was the law defining the conditions of slavery when the French governed New Orleans.
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