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Julia Child’s Kitchen

On a recent visit to Washington, DC, there was nothing I wanted to do more than visit Julia’s kitchen at the new Smithsonian National Museum of American History… 388 more words

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Presidents' Day

Feb. 16 is Presidents’ Day, when schoolchildren and federal employees get a day off.  Since I am dependent on the latter for my research, that means it’s a day off for me, too.   383 more words


2015 – A Year of Celebration, Goals and Expectations

By dosMKT.

We’ve arrived. Another year of economic performance indicators, visitation and revenue forecasts, not just for New York City or the United States, but globally. 395 more words

Writing about the past, thinking about the future: National Museum of American History

My article on the history and philosophy of collecting at the National Museum of American History has been published in the Federal History Journal569 more words



Today was a day off from the seminar, but hardly a day off from exploring. The day started at Arlington National Cemetery, where I was able to show my husband the Women in Military Service to America Memorial. 301 more words