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May 8, 2012

Sounds of Blackness sign

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

Sounds of Blackness sign

Sign advertising Sounds of Blackness, a Twin Cities-based music ensemble led by choir director Gary Hines.  Three of the group’s recordings have won Grammy awards.  The sign was originally displayed on a bus operated by the Jefferson Transportation Company of Minneapolis, Minnesota during the 1970s.

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