June, 2015

The Museum of Flight Lassoes Deal with Lone Star Flight Museum to Replicate M.O.F. Education Center

The Museum of Flight Lassoes Deal with Lone Star Flight Museum to Replicate M.O.F. Education Center

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight in Seattle has signed an agreement with Galveston’s Lone Star Flight Museum to design and build a duplicate of the Seattle museum’s Aviation Learning Center (ALC), an educational facility that is used to introduce students to the concepts of aviation and flying. The ALC will be built at Lone […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Freedmen’s Bureau Indexing Campaign Press Event

Cincinnati, OH – FamilySearch, the largest genealogy organization in the world, is hosting a press event at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center on Friday, June 19, 2015, announcing the digital release of 4 million Freedmen’s Bureau historical records and the launch of a nationwide volunteer indexing effort. The event will feature a livestream of […]

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James A. Michener Art Museum Awarded Major Grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage

James A. Michener Art Museum Awarded Major Grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage

(Doylestown, PA) The James A. Michener Art Museum is pleased to announce a generous grant award of $300,000 from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage for Charles Sheeler: Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form (March 19 – July 22, 2017), a ground-breaking exploration of Sheeler’s fashion and portrait photography for Condé Nast between 1926 and […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Exhibit Emancipation Proclamation

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that they have received a rare, signed copy of the Emancipation Proclamation — the document penned by President Abraham Lincoln and issued on January 1, 1863, declaring “that all persons held as slaves” within Confederate states free. The document, signed by President Lincoln, co-signed […]

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