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The Behind-the-scenes tour of the National Archives

The Behind-the-scenes tour of the National Archives

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Published by Produced by the staff of the National Archives Tour Office, Office of Public Programs in [Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teaching -- Aids and devices,
  • United States -- History -- Study and teaching,
  • United States -- Archival resources

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBehind the scenes tour of the National Archives
    ContributionsUnited States. National Archives and Records Administration. Volunteer and Tour Office
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14442014M
    OCLC/WorldCa27665890

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    AVAILABLE YEAR-ROUND. Take a fascinating behind-the-scenes tour of the Maritime Heritage Centre in the historic Wharf 7 building. Learn about the changing history of Darling Harbour, see our conservation laboratory, ship model workshop and marvel at the large open plan storage spaces which house over , objects rarely seen on public display.   My first stop on this walkabout was the National Museum of American History and its newly-opened innovation wing. The Inventing in America exhibition features a case that honors inductees to the National Inventors Hall of Fame, our Affiliate in Canton, rs can marvel at a selection of inventions made by some of the men and women who have been inducted .

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Your invitation to see behind the. scenes at The National Archives To book a place please contact Kelly Kimpton at. [email protected] or call ext. Groups can be a maximum of 10, and places will be offered on a first come first served basis. Come on a guided tour of our Repositories and Collection Care.

The National Archives at New York City is pleased to offer free curriculum-based, student field trips for schools, home-schoolers, camps, and other learning communities to learn about the National Archives and the rich primary sources it holds that tell our American story.

All National Archives visits are free, can accomodate students with one chaperone per 10. Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Queensway, the Abandoned Rail Line in Forest Park Board the Arabella, a Mega-Yacht in NYC Harbor Book Party for The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure 5/5(2).

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During four hours of behind-the-scenes experiences, guests will handle rarely seen artifacts alongside historians, and attend a curator's luncheon with. Washington National Cathedral: Behind the Scenes Tour - See 3, traveler reviews, 2, candid photos, and great deals for Washington DC, DC, at Tripadvisor.5/5(K).

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This tour Author: Kim Foley Mackinnon. Call us to book, Monday - Sunday – (closed 24 - 26 December) This V&A Volunteer Guide-led tour of the paper, books, sculpture and textiles conservation studios is an opportunity to see the fascinating work that goes on behind the scenes at the Museum.

you should book the behind the scenes tour ahead of time, as there are only 10 people per tour. this time of year there is only one tour per day. you get to see the stained glass windows up close, and also an explanation of what they are saying. also you will be able to see the ceiling arches from above, and get an overview of the building construction.5/5(K).

We offer a range of events, exhibitions and talks, as well as document displays in our Keeper’s Gallery and other places on site. These often tie in with other talks and events we run around anniversaries, as listed below. You will need to pre-book our events, whether paid or unpaid. New. 20% off events for under 30s*.

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Movember Mustache Tour Novem Jenny Steadman Men in Connecticut have been manscaping for centuries—come see the evidence of facial hair fashion captured in paint, photography, and even wood in our collections. Behind-the-scenes guided tours are available Monday through Thursday between AM and PM.

Group size is limited to The tour takes 60 minutes. Visitors experience the world's largest and most advanced modern archives. Visitors get a view of: a multi-tiered research complex; expansive office areas; state-of-the-art conservation.

Kew also offers a world-famous attraction of the botanical kind but for over 1, years of history forming a unique tree of knowledge at your fingertips, the National Archives is the place to be. The National Archives at Kew TW9 4DU. Book ahead for the monthly Behind The Scenes tours.

£10 per person Helping hands. Historic rooms and spaces fill all corners of the U.S. Capitol. Over time the uses of many Capitol spaces have changed and evolved to accommodate the growing size and the increasing diversity of the House.

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The legislative process of the U.S. Congress is often associated with roll call votes, speeches, and intense floor debates. Much of the work, however, occurs outside of the House Chamber where committees, leadership, and congressional offices engage in lawmaking.

These clips dive into the institutional side of the House, as interviewees share behind-the. Take a behind the scenes tour at the National Archives and learn more about how documents are selected to be opened to the public, handle records yourself, see the work that goes into conserving valuable documents and visit our repositories not normally open to the public.

Tours take place on Saturdays at and and are free. To book a /5(). Tours. The National Archives are opening the doors of The National Archives' repositories to offer you the chance to go behind the scenes.

Discover how they keep and maintain the record for future generations and explore some of the hidden gems in their collections - particularly those relating to Kew and the local area.

Hi there, It's Amy, our curator and archivist at the Saint Mary's Museum and Archives and this week is Archives Awareness Week in Ontario, which I'm sure you all had marked on your calendars.

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You’ll find us on the route of the West Highland Way, in the beautiful loch side village of Balmaha in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park.Google “Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC,” and you’ll see image after image of a particularly photogenic section of “America’s Main Street.” In the foreground looms the Romanesque Revival pile of the Old Post Office Pavilion, and a short distance to the southeast floats the pale dome of the Capitol.

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