Current Exhibitions

Records of Rights is Open!
Records of Rights is now open in the new David M. Rubenstein Gallery
Explore how generations of Americans debated issues such as citizenship, free speech, voting rights, and equal opportunity.

"Making Their Mark: Stories through Signatures"
Now open in the Lawrence F. O’Brien Gallery
"Making Their Mark: Stories through Signatures" displays both famous and little-known signatures found in the holdings of the National Archives. "Making Their Mark" explores the stores behind the signatures that made their mark on the American narrative.

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News & Events

November 20, at noon

Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations

Nation to Nation book cover

Kevin Gover, Director of the National Museum of the American Indian, and Suzan Shown Harjo, guest curator of the “Nation to Nation” exhibit, explore the promises, diplomacy, and betrayals involved in treaties and treaty making between the United States government and Native Nations. A book signing follows the program.
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November 20, at noon

Petitions and the History of American Secularism

Fife and Drum Corps - July 4th

Timothy Verhoeven, fellow at the School of Philosophical, Historical, and International Studies at the University of Monash (Australia), will discuss his book project, “Secularism in Nineteenth-Century America.”

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Fife and Drum Corps - July 4th

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