Welcome to the DuSable Museum of African American History Archives and Special Collections information page. The DuSable Museum of African American History Archives and Special Collections are now open to the public. In order to learn more about the procedures for use of the Drs. Charles V. and Dona C. Hamilton Institute for Research and Civic Involvement Reading Room and Library and how to conduct research using the Archives please click on the following links. Appointments can be made by contacting the Archives and Special Collections department directly to shearn@dusablemuseum.org. Thank you and we look forward to assisting you in your research needs. Skyla S. Hearn, Chief Archivist and Special Collections Librarian