Smithsonian Accepts Artifacts From “The President” Lester Young
February 20, 2020 10:26 ET | Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Washington, D.C., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will accept a donation of four iconic artifacts related to the life and legacy of jazz...
Smithsonian Curators To Collect 2020 Presidential Election Memorabilia
February 03, 2020 11:16 ET | Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Washington, D.C., Feb. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Curators from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History are traveling to a variety of campaign events, including the Feb. 3 Iowa...
Smithsonian Set To Showcase Brewing History
October 21, 2019 13:29 ET | Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Washington, D.C, Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will explore the history and industry of brewing in the United States in a new showcase...
Merck Grant to Support Smithsonian Future Exhibition on History of American Medicine
September 03, 2019 10:08 ET | Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Washington, D.C., Sept. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merck recently awarded a $500,000 grant to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History to use for developing an exhibition and...
Smithsonian To Display Recently Acquired D-Day Flag
July 25, 2019 16:28 ET | Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
Washington, D.C., July 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History continues to document the historic D-Day events that unfolded June 6, 1944, with the display...
Smithsonian Marks 150th Anniversary of Transcontinental Railroad With Opening of “Forgotten Workers” Display Washington, D.C., May 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is marking the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad with “Forgotten Workers:...