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End Of 'Mad Men,' But Show's Relics Find New Life At MuseumDon Draper is making his exit with "Mad Men" this year, but his image as a 1960s advertising man will live on at the Smithsonian Institution.
Smithsonian To Open New History Galleries In 2015The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History plans to open its first section of newly renovated galleries next year with a focus on innovation and the history of American business.
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Stewart Donates 'X-Men' Costumes To MuseumCostumes from the "X-Men" movie franchise are now part of the National Museum of American History's collection.
Michelle Obama's 2nd Gown Lent To SmithsonianMichelle Obama's fashion is making history again, at least for the next year, as her second inaugural gown will be displayed at the Smithsonian Institution.
Miss Piggy Joins Kermit In Smithsonian CollectionMiss Piggy is finally joining her love, Kermit the Frog, in the Smithsonian Institution's collection of Jim Henson's Muppets, and Bert and Ernie will have a place in history, too.
Smithsonian Hosts Program Series On Black History The Smithsonian is celebrating Black History Month with a series of programs in February.
Gabby Douglas Donates Olympic Items To SmithsonianOlympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas is donating personal items to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Smithsonian To Collect Farm Objects For ExhibitThe Smithsonian's National Museum of American History working with farmers to build a new collection showing the evolution of modern agriculture.
Smithsonian Hosts U.S. Youth Summit On Dust BowlStudents in nine states and the nation's capital are preparing to examine the legacy of the Dust Bowl and the current impact of drought on agriculture and global food security.
Smithsonian To Add Covered Wagon At History MuseumThe Smithsonian's National Museum of American History is installing a covered wagon from its collection to show more of its objects on the museum floor in Washington.
Acting Director Named At American History MuseumDavid Allison has been named acting director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
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