Archive for June, 2014
When most Americans think about U.S. Customs today, they probably imagine answering questions at the airport or at border crossings about their stay in a foreign country. While that is one of its major roles, Customs has also played a major role in the growth and development of the United States—collecting tariffs (or taxes) on […]
Special congratulations to students who researched at the National Archives for their projects!
Posted by Stephanie on June 23, 2014, under National History Day, Partner Organizations, Research.
Family History. Archival Adventures. Free giveways. And Theodore Roosevelt. What do these things have in common? All are available at the National Archives at New York City on June 24th. The National Archives at New York City will participate in the Night at the Museums as part of this year’s River to River festival. Lower […]
We can bring the National Archives to you…virtually. Next school year, we’ll have a whole new menu of programs.
Posted by Stephanie on June 12, 2014, under Online Tools, Programs, Student Visits.
We commemorate the 70th anniversary with an activity focusing on two documents related to the Allied invasion of June 6, 1944.
Posted by Christopher Zarr on June 5, 2014, under Document Spotlights, National History Day, Online Tools, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
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