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National Archives documents on display at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History

Some of our documents made a special trip across Constitution Avenue today, traveling from the National Archives Building to our neighbor on the Mall, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. Tonight, the museum is hosting a dinner for this … Continue reading

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March on Washington: A. Philip Randolph

This coming Sunday is the dedication of┬áthe new Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial on the National Mall. It’s also the 48th anniversary of the March on Washington, when King gave his famous “I Have a Dream” speech to the … Continue reading

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