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Our @SMBC certifies coffee growers as bird friendly. Look for this logo on your beans bit.ly/13aTdtc pic.twitter.com/nW3WnnwW6Q
Bird-friendly coffee plantations are mammal friendly too bit.ly/13aRQLc
As #ArchivesMonth winds down, know that these AV gems are still available: s.si.edu/1gybGVj
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Norway rats Daisy, Petunia & Violet show visitors that adaptability, flexibility & intelligence are #CoolNotCreepy ow.ly/i/7mwII
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Elizabeth Catlett's work commissioned by the Cosby's will be on view in #Conversations opening @NMAfA Nov 9 #CosbySmithsonian @smithsonian
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From spines to tequila & heavy-metal music-admit it, bats are cool. bit.ly/1v53RIm #CoolNotCreepy #BatWeek pic.twitter.com/pLVSgLjedz
Many mythic monsters have their roots in real animals bit.ly/1rvAXiu #bhlMonstersRreal pic.twitter.com/Hyy8DkFGXw
This week our friends @BioDivLibrary are sharing old-school monsters, dragons & more. Follow #bhlMonstersRreal pic.twitter.com/RKaokYuavu
How can you save your killer 'grams for the ages? Head on over to our Facebook page where our archivists are holing a q&a on saving your treasures. Even those born digital. facebook.com/smithsonian
Archivists are on our FB page right now ready to answer ?s about saving your stuff on.fb.me/1xvI2US pic.twitter.com/2HyPiZFJ92
"You're posing with this monkey on your shoulder and you're going to like it" Queen Henrietta Maria w Sir Jeffrey Hudson, Sir Anthony Van Dyke, 1633 #atnga_lookingtogether
No need for filter with chiaroscuro. The Repentant Magdalene, Georges de la Tour 1640 #nofilter #atnga_lookingtogether
Picasso's portrait of Pedro Mañach. His white shirt has hints of blue, green and yellow. #slowart #atnga_lookingtogether
Amazing footage from @saoastro of the solar eclipse as seen through an x-ray telescope smithsonianscience.org/2014/10/polar-… pic.twitter.com/2KKyGJGrDq
Today we're supporting our friends at @ngadc for their Instameet! Follow along on your lunch hour with the hashtag #atnga_lookingtogether and explore how users can creatively use Instagram during museum visits.
On @instagram? Our friends @ngadc invited us to their Instameet today @ 12. Follow along while we look @ art together instagram.com/p/uYuhRjKO52/
How should you preserve those old love letters? Or love texts? Ask our Archivists Monday on FB siarchives.si.edu/blog/ask-and-a… #archivesmonth
Great read about how our @cooperhewitt, @3D_Digi_SI, @NPG & others museums use digital tech nyti.ms/1D251Jd pic.twitter.com/QIh2lM3Quf
These diaries at @ArchivesAmerArt reveal what your favorite artists were like as kids ow.ly/DdS7K
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#tbt to when staff wore suits and ties while they prepared taxidermy.
Tell @NPG which of these 3 images should go on view. You have 75 min. left to vote! bit.ly/1sUyTV8 pic.twitter.com/ZeCA8gV2P3
Julia Roberts or George Clooney sighting? BORING. For director of @SMBC it's all about the Pipping Plover nationalzoo.si.edu/scbi/migratory…
Pop quiz: which "It" girl epitomized #FlapperFashion? Dolls 'n fellas thought she was the bee's knees. pic.twitter.com/wpOb3TgjZP
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Our Halloween #FlapperFashion tips: Fringed/beaded dress, long necklace & bangles, sparkly headband, or cloche hat: pic.twitter.com/E3Oh892UC8
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Halloween is 8 days away. No costume plan yet? Our #ObjectProject exhibition team has advice for you: #FlapperFashion pic.twitter.com/qzKdCHPLIB
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#OnThisDay 1826, James Smithson writes his draft will founding @smithsonian 4 increase + diffusion of knowledge pic.twitter.com/7capaszGOu
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Here's a national bank note printed in Indiana 1898-1908. States used to print own money. Now only fed gov't does pic.twitter.com/CHfZ98IF01
This is 1st time this conveyer belt digitizer is being used in U.S. @SIxDIGI can complete project in 3 mo. Trad. methods would take 37 yrs
The digitized proof sheets will go up on our @TranscribeSI site by next week where you can help us make their info more searchable
Up bright and early at @amhistorymuseum w/ @SIxDIGI to digitize the historic currency collection. Only 255k... vine.co/v/OhhxK615gt6
A @amhistorymuseum curator remembers the legacy of Oscar de la Renta and his dresses in our costume collection smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-in…
.@NPG will feature one of these three works of art in a new exhibit. Vote for your favorite! smithmag.co/C4Vu5W
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#regram from our @amhistorymuseum: Remembering the legacy of fashion designer Oscar de la Renta today. He designed this two-piece dress, constructed of gilt feathers attached to a silk top and a gold lame skirt. Oscar de la Renta was born in 1932, the son of a Dominican Republic insurance agent. Whi
How do you dismantle a 20,000-yr-old mammoth? @NMNH experts show you how washingtonpost.com/local/how-do-y…
2002 dress by fashion designer Oscar de la Renta: bit.ly/1zizCW7 Remembering his legacy today. pic.twitter.com/CubIakTLzW
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