Sheffield Hale called the mountain “the only monument in the country that has a built-in museum at its base that has the sufficient space to tell its entire story.”
In this opinion piece for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Sheffield Hale discusses a new initative at the Atlanta History Center, called Civic Season, which will work to engage young Americans through panel discussions and informative civic engagement.
Atlanta History Center will hold a Juneteeth celebration for attendees to learn more about the history of Juneteeth and engage in conversations about Atlanta's past, present and future.
Sheffield Hale was featured as one of the recipients of the 2021 Governor's Award for the Arts & Humanities in recognition of his work making history more accessible and inclusive at the Atlanta History Center.
Sheffield Hale speaks on the important role that the Atlanta History Center plays in regards to connecting the community with rich history and offering the chance to see the world through varying perspectives.