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The DC Region’s Medical History


DC, Maryland, and Virginia have a number of museums that deal with the history of health, medicine, and drugs. Below are examples from each of the three jurisdictions: District of Columbia The building on 7th St. NW in the heart … Continue reading

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An Announcement


With an hour left of this month, I am just barely getting an April blog post in. These days, I aim to post at least once a month, but focusing on my non-museum career has taken precedence over my museum … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Montecassino Nativities


An abbey that was bombed during World War II, Montecassino nowadays can be explored with a tour guide, with museum exhibits including a room full of depictions of the Christmas story.

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Photo of the Day: OPOP


Christmas at the Old Post Office Pavilion, back in 2007, before it closed for renovation.

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Photo of the Day: World War II Memorial


Detail of the World War II Memorial in DC, with the Washington Monument in the background.

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Photo of the Day: National Academy of Sciences Building


Today our office closed early since we are having our company holiday party tonight, which means I was left with a rare afternoon of free time during Normal Business Hours. So what did I do with that time? Why, I … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: American Red Cross


Fall foliage outside the American Red Cross (photographed in November 2012).

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