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Blog Post: Collecting the Presidential Campaigns

Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Reference Materials
Duration: 4 Minutes
Date Posted: 7/13/2012

In this post, students will learn how political history curators collect campaign memorabilia Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Since the late 1980s, they have collected more than 150,000 objects. In this video, the curators give a “show and tell” of some of the artifacts they collected from the 2008 campaigns. This post is published on the Museum's "O Say Can You See?" blog.


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