Being on leave from work for the past several weeks, first for the holidays and then unexpectedly for personal reasons, has made me miss my lunchtime excursions to explore the city. 326 more words
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Today’s post comes from Elle Benak from the National Archives History Office.
On December 28, 1954, the American Historical Association dedicated a plaque to J. Franklin Jameson, noting his “persistence and wise guidance” in establishing the National Archives. 506 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Secret Service says a man with a firearm walking near the White House led authorities to briefly lock down the property as a precaution. 86 more words
Thursday, October 13
Torpedo Factory Art Center – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Celebrate Day of the Dead with live music, silkscreening, and gallery receptions. … 388 more words