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Diane B. Wilsey
As an extensive national search to find a new director draws to a close, we look forward to making a public announcement soon. As we prepare to embark on the next chapter of our long history it’s a good time to reflect on...
Abraham Lincoln, 1860
Alexander Hesler (American, 1823–1895), Abraham Lincoln, 1860 (printed ca. 1881) Albumen print from glass plate negative, framed, 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment...
George Washington
Rembrandt Peale (American, 1778–1860), George Washington, ca. 1850. Oil on canvas. 53.15.1Presenting the first blog post by communications intern Gauthier Melin.Next Monday, the United States will celebrate...