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Harvest of Empire Film Screening @ The American History Museum | October 8

Date Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 6:30 – 8:30 PM Time Detail Theater doors will open at 6 p.m. First come, first seated. Sponsor Smithsonian Latino Center… 426 more words
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Conserving Jefferson's Bible

It is difficult to describe how one faces the prospect of taking apart a national treasure. Of course, in order to reach the level of craftsmanship required, there are years of education and practice required, but that doesn’t begin to fully describe it. 41 more words

Looking Back

Smithsonian To Open New History Galleries In 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History plans to open its first section of newly renovated galleries next year with a focus on innovation and the history of American business. 105 more words

News

Smithsonian Toasts Star-Spangled Past With Flag-Inspired Drinks

WASHINGTON (WNEW/AP) — The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner this week with cocktails and a toast to history. 164 more words

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The 'Long Island Cheese' Pumpkin

This month we are collaborating with the National Museum of American History to present the second annual FOOD in the Garden evening series. Every Thursday in September we will explore one of four key maritime regions with connections to the War of 1812: the Long Island Sound, the Chesapeake Bay, the Great Lakes, and New Orleans. 618 more words

Horticulture