Henry Louis Gates Jr. Donates Handcuffs to the Smithsonian

Danielle Canada, Hip Hop Wired, February 15, 2010

Henry Louis Gates Jr., the Harvard professor that made headlines after he was arrested by Cambridge police, is donating the handcuffs used to detain him to the Smithsonian.

Gates tells the New York Times that he donated the handcuffs to the new National Museum of African American History and Culture after reconciling with Sgt. James Crowley.

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