July 7, 2015
A few remaining tickets are left for the National Archives Foundation’s July sleepover in the Archives’ rotunda. The July 25, 2015, “History, Heroes and Treasures” sleepover invites
children (aged 8-12 years old) and parents to spend the night in the home of the original Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the... Read more
July 2, 2015
The National Archives and the University of Kentucky Libraries Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center will give the inaugural Earle C. Clements Innovation in Education Award to 1996 UK College of Education graduate Timothy A. Peterson, a history teacher at Taylor County High School in Campbellsville, Kentucky.... Read more
July 1, 2015
In commemoration of the Fourth of July, and the ongoing Spirited Republic: Alcohol in American History exhibit at the National Archives, the National Archives Foundation and award-winning bartender and Chief Spirits Advisor Derek Brown today released the “The General’s Order.”
The General’s Order has been months... Read more
June 24, 2015
The National Archives Foundation, the non-profit partner of the National Archives and Records Administration, today announced the election of Diana Spencer to its Board of Directors. Spencer has served as Executive Director of the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund since May 2006.
“We are absolutely delighted to... Read more
June 15, 2015
As part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the iconic contour-shaped
Coca-Colabottle, The Coca-ColaCompany will sponsor the public display of several rare and invaluable documents at the National Archives from June to November 2015.
Coca-Cola’sgenerous sponsorship, which enables the Archives to give... Read more