65 Years of White Christmas
November 29, 2019 – Jan 26, 2020
To showcase the iconic holiday film's 65th anniversary and its Kentucky connection, the Frazier History Museum has created an exhibit with authentic items from the film. Guests will be able to see the sleigh, multiple costumes including the blue dresses that Rosemary Clooney and Vera Ellen wore as they sang the memorable "Sisters" song). Promotional posters, personal memorabilia from Bing Crosby and Clooney and an iconic soundtrack from the film will greet visitors at the Frazier this winter, where the world meets Kentucky.
Women Vote 100 Celebration
March 2020 – January 2021
On August 18, 1920, Congress ratified the Nineteenth Amendment allowing women the right to vote. The Frazier Museum will coordinate Louisville suffrage effort, launching a major community celebration including more than 100 different partner organizations, and is working with the Louisville Office for Women to make sure the celebration is inclusive, and will examine and explore what suffrage looks like today. The exhibition will place Kentucky’s suffrage movement within the context of the national movement, while exploring the specifics of our state’s particular journey, its stars and its villains, its triumphs and defeats.