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District of Columbia  Smithsonian-Veterans

 

 

 

  

 

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District of Columbia
 
Washington
 
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
 
750 8th Street NW, Suite 4100
 
mail: PO Box 37012, Victor Bldg, Ste 4100, MRC 953, DC 20013)
 
Washington  DC   20560    
 
Phone   202 275-1150
 
Web Site  www.folklife.si.edu/
 
E-mail mailto:folklife-info@si.edu
 
Description  promotes grassroots culture through recordings, exhibitions, films and
                   
videos, and annual folklife festival
 
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  History Resource
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
 
New or Updated:  3/15/2006

  Washington

  Smithsonian Center for Materials Research & Education

  Address

  Washington DC

  Phone   301 238-1240

  Web Site  www.si.edu/scmre/

  Description  studies preservation technologies. 

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  History Resource

  Kind of Activity   Link List

  New or Updated:  3/16/2006

District of Columbia
Smithsonian Institution

Constitution Avenue
Washington DC  20560

Phone 
202 357-1386
Web Site  www.si.edu
Description  The Smithsonian runs many museums and institutions. This is their home page
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Collection N-Z  Printing

Society for American Archaeology
900 Second Street NE #12
Washington DC  20002
Phone 
202 789-8200
Web Site  http://saa.org/education/index.html
E-mail  mailto:headquarters@saa.org
Description  professional, student, and avocational archaeologists working worldwide
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association
Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

District of Columbia
Special Libraries Association

1700 Eighteenth Street NW
Washington DC  20009
Phone 
202 234-4700
Web Site  http://www.sla.org/
E-mail  mailto:sla@sla.org
Description  international professional organization for corporate, academic, and government information professionals
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site  Association
Research /Reading  Library

US Army Center of Military History
Address
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site 
www.army.mil/cmh-pg/Museums/musdir.htm
Description responsible for multiple museums worldwide
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Military
Nature of Group or Site  Web Site

District of Columbia
US Senate Commission on Art

US Senate Office of the Curator
Room S-411 US Capitol
Washington DC  20510
Phone 
202 224-2955
Web Site  www.senate.gov/learning/learn_art_about.html
E-mail  curator@sec.senate.gov
Description  maintains Senate art collection and Old Senate and Old Supreme Court Chambers
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Arts

US/International Council on Monuments and Sites
401 F Street NW, Room 331
Washington DC  20001
Phone 
202 842-1866
Web Site  www.icomos.org/usicomos/
Description  Dedicated to the conservation and preservation at national and international levels.
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Preservation

District of Columbia
Veterans History Project - American Folklife Center

Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave SE
Washington DC   20450
Phone 
202 707-4916
Web Site  http://www.loc.gov/folklife/vets/
Toll Free  888 371-5848
E-mail  mailto:vohp@loc.gov
Description  ongoing project to collection oral and documentary histories from as many of the nation's veterans as possible -- contact them if you are or have information about a veteran
Type of Resource  History Related Organization
Primary Focus  Military
Nature of Group or Site  Oral History

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