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Curator's Corner

This program explores the curatorial world of the National Army Museum through up close profiles of important artifacts, conservation measures, and how exhibits are created.

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National Museum of the United States Army

The National Museum of the United States Army celebrates over 240 years of Army history and honors our nation’s Soldiers—past, present and future—the regular Army, the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard.

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Events

Articles

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History
“The Infernal Balloon” Union Aeronautics During the American Civil War

The Infernal Balloon [Source: “The Infernal Balloon”, ARMYHISTORY, Web, Fall 2014 PB 20-14-4 (No. 93)…

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WHAT’S IN A NAME?

WHAT’S IN A NAME? [Source: “WHAT’S IN A NAME?”, WAR ROOM, Web,  January 2, 2020]…

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The Eight Essential Characteristics of Army Officership: BE A STUDENT OF HISTORY

The Eight Essential Characteristics of Army Officership: BE A STUDENT OF HISTORY [Source: “The Eight…

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Soldier becomes US citizen before deployment

Soldier becomes US citizen before deployment [Source: “Soldier becomes US citizen before deployment”, Army Mil,…

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Chaplain Corps honors first active-duty African-American female colonel

Chaplain Corps honors first active-duty African-American female colonel [Source: “Chaplain Corps honors first active-duty African-American…

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Army Ranger to receive Medal of Honor for hostage rescue mission

Army Ranger to receive Medal of Honor for hostage rescue mission [Source: “Army Ranger to…

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THE DEADLIEST ENEMY

THE DEADLIEST ENEMY: THE U.S. ARMY AND INFLUENZA, 1918 -1919 [Source: “THE DEADLIEST ENEMY: THE…

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Army Uniforms

Army Uniforms [Source: “Army Uniforms”, U.S. Army, Web] The Army is a profession. By wearing…

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Articles
America’s Kaiser: How a pigeon served in two World Wars

America’s Kaiser: How a pigeon served in two World Wars [Source: “America’s Kaiser: How a…

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Articles
Learning the Art of Joint Operations: Ulysses S. Grant and the U.S. Navy

Learning the Art of Joint Operations: Ulysses S. Grant and the U.S. Navy [Source: “Learning…