Monthly Archives: November 2017

“Welcome Home”

I stood behind the ropes in the lobby of the McGowan Theater at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) holding event program flyers for a panel discussion on helicopters and the Vietnam War.  A man and a woman walked … Continue reading

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Color palettes and frames

The words we choose tell others how we see them.  So, too, the way we frame issues–in conversation, cataloging, archival description, essays, books, films. The work we do preserves and makes available records that provide insights into the lives of … Continue reading

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