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The last day to view the White House Collection of America Crafts exhibit is Sunday March 31st. The White House Collection of American Crafts was commissioned by First Lady Hillary Clinton and President Bill Clinton in 1993 as part of the “Year of American Craft: A Celebration of the Creative Work of the Hand.” The collection includes 73 works of glass, metal, ceramic, fiber, and wood, created by seventy-seven of America’s foremost...

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The last day to view “White House, Green Building” exhibit and tour the tiny house is March 24, 2019. Once the exhibit closes, the tiny house will be moved to a new location. If you want to make it yours, there will be an auction on March 21. For more information, click here.

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Did you know that the inaugural NEA Read Across America Day, held annually during the week of Dr. Seuss’s birthday, happened during the Clinton Administration? This year we celebrated in a big way – with more than 2,500 pre-K through 2nd grade students. To learn more about how President Clinton supported the program while he was in office, check out Clinton Connections – Read Across America & Dr. Seuss’s...

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Congress has restored funding of appropriated activities and the National Archives has begun to resume normal operations. Staff will be recalled in a phased manner and should wait to hear from a supervisor before reporting to work. The Research Rooms at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC, the National Archives at College Park, MD, Presidential Libraries, and all archival field sites will be closed to the public through...

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