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What @amhistorymuseum curators collected in the wake of Hurricane #Katrina #Katrina10
You probably know him from the melting watches in "The Persistence Of Memory," but did you know Salvador Dali also built his career with art for advertising, comic strips and magazine covers? In the 1930s, Dali started creating work for popular media outlets in his signature surrealist style, many
Surrealist stockings: Salvador Dali gained notoriety with hosiery ads, now in @SILibraries
Our panda cub did well overnight! The cub is growing more fur & its tail looks plump #PandaStory
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Houston, we have a fashion statement. A flight director's flair for vests via @airandspace
How women earned the right to vote and a place in the @amhistorymuseum #WomensEqualityDay
We are very sorry to regram this update from @smithsonianzoo We are sad to announce that the smaller of the two panda cubs has died. The panda team continues to monitor Mei Xiang and the larger cub. They are encouraged that this cub appears to be strong and behaving normally. We will continue to pr
In honor of #NationalDogDay, here’s Owney, the scruffy mutt who became mascot of the railway mail service. He poses here with an unidentified letter carrier. Owney made friends at the Albany, NY, post office in 1888. He was attracted to the texture or scent of the mailbags and began following them
It's #NationalDogDay, so let's appreciate Titina, the first dog to fly over the North Pole:
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Paws for a moment to enjoy these photos of dogs in our collex, #NationalDogDay
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Ink isn't new. Tracing the ancient history of tattoos from around the world
Our @PostalMuseum has the story of Owney, mascot of the Railway Mail Service #NationalDogDay
Wishing a happy birthday to the @nationalparkservice! 🎂 We have this Ansel Adams photo of Yosemite National Park, c. 1941, in our collection at @amhistorymuseum. Over the years, Adams took many photos from this spot, New Inspiration Point. #NPS99
Happy birthday @NatlParkService! Ansel Adams photo of Yosemite National Park c. 1941, now at @amhistorymuseum
Today in 1939, America follows the yellow brick road to the national debut of The Wizard of Oz
Haven’t been able to swap cubs since 2p 8/24.Mei has larger cub.Smaller cub’s behaviors are good;still high-risk time
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And the winner of #SIshowdown is... 🏆🏆@NationalZooZoo 👑👑👑 for saving endangered…HxIRyROdS
Whipped cream, please. Today in 1869, the stove-top waffle iron is patented #NationalWaffleDay
How @NMNH scientists discovered this T. rex tooth without picking up a shovel
It's time for the big dance. Crown the #SIshowdown champion by midnight tonight…
Happy #firstdayofschool! Some education nostalgia from our collection on our Pinterest board
ICYMI: We have panda twins @NationalZoo! 🐼�
First born giant panda cub vet exam. This cub is vocalizing well & appears strong. #PandaStory #WeSaveSpecies
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