June 19, 2018


The American Declaration of Independence asserts the natural rights of individuals and the responsibility of the people to ensure their government advances the common good. This Fourth of July, we’ll be exploring the Declaration’s very words and global legacy, inviting visitors to tell us how they understand the Declaration’s meaning for today. More


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    We're grateful for every single one of our members, and tomorrow we get to say THANK YOU! Join us for Member Apprec… t.co/RJ7nOvE38V
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    @bjmoore1640 Thanks for visiting, Betty Jo! It’s our pleasure.

Tunes from Owen Madden's Music Book

We enlisted our summer intern Matt Skic to play some of the tunes from Revolutionary War soldier and fifer Owen Madden's music book, a new object in the Museum's collection. Take a listen! More