Monthly Archives: May 2018

The Future

In front of the main building of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) in Washington, DC are two statues, the Future and the Past. In between them is the door through which I enter and leave when I work … Continue reading

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Welcoming the stranger

In a restaurant in College Park, Maryland, near Washington, DC, the supervisory archivist and team leader smiles at the camera, surrounded by records declassification colleagues who work with her at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).  As do I, … Continue reading

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