Grade Range: 4-12Resource Type(s): Web LinkDate Posted: 9/29/2008
The White House’s Collection of American Crafts website is hosted by the Smithsonian American Art Museum. This virtual collection features seventy-two objects, all of which were installed in various locations throughout the White House This virtual collection of objects would be helpful for students and teachers who are interested in art history, material culture and object-based learning.
In keeping with the "America first" economic policy of her husband, Benjamin Harrison, Caroline H...
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A beautiful book filled with fascinating details and illustrations about our nation's most import...
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