National Archives

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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

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’12 Years A Slave’ Manifest Found In Fort Worth

It was a sad chapter in American history, a piece of which is tucked away in North Texas, next to memorabilia of much prouder moments for this country.

CBS 11–12/12/2013

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National Archives Celebrates Former First Ladies

The National Archives is marking what would have been the 100th birthdays of two former first ladies — Pat Nixon and Lady Bird Johnson — with displays of rare photos and other objects.

06/05/2012