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“The Affiliate partnership is essential to the effort to make America’s artistic, historic, and scientific treasures more accessible to the American people no matter where they live.” G. Wayne Clough Secretary, Smithsonian Institution
. . . to yours 3
18-Karat Gold Jeweled Monopoly Set
Museum of American Finance New York, New York 4
Gumdrop, Apollo 9 Command Module
San Diego Air and Space Museum San Diego, California 5
Native American artifacts in We Walk in Two Worlds: The Caddo, Osage & Quapaw in Arkansas
Historic Arkansas Museum Little Rock, Arkansas 6
Textiles in Homefront & Battlefield: Quilts & Context in the Civil War
American Textile History Museum Lowell, Massachusetts 7
Citizen Science with Botanist Rusty Russell
Riverside Metropolitan Museum Riverside, California 8
Terry Bradshawâ€™s Pittsburgh Steelers Jersey and Boxing Gloves worn by Joe Louis
Senator John Heinz History Center Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 9
Oscar the Grouch
Flushing Town Hall Flushing, New York 10
Cornet Associated with Louis Armstrong
Musical Instrument Museum Phoenix, Arizona 11
Saturn V Rocket
U.S. Space & Rocket Center Huntsville, Alabama 13
In Plane View: Abstractions of Flight
Ellen NoĂŤl Art Museum Odessa, Texas 14
Lexington, 19th-Century Racehorse
International Museum of the Horse Lexington, Kentucky 15
Native Words, Native Warriors
Montana Historical Society Helena, Montana 16
The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone by Thomas Moran
Buffalo Bill Center of the West Cody, Wyoming 17
Youth Capture the Colorful Cosmos
The Pinhead Institute Telluride, Colorado 18
Beloved, 1973 – 1974 by Vasa Velizar Mihich
Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center Dowell, Maryland 19
Smithsonian Community Crocheted Coral Reef
Putnam Museum Davenport, Iowa 20
Smithsonian Latino Center Young Ambassadors Program
Multiple Affiliate Organizations 21
â€œThis affiliation allows us to provide enriched opportunities to our community and visitors. Partnering with the internationally recognized Smithsonian is an honor. It enables us to further our mission and maximize the educational impact of the Museum.â€? George Sparks President & CEO, Denver Museum of Nature and Science
The Smithsonian in Your Neighborhood
Cover: Image courtesy Smithsonian Institution. Map: Artifacts on loan from: National Museum of American History, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute. Page 4: On loan from the National Museum of Natural History, image courtesy Museum of American Finance. Page 5: On loan from the National Air and Space Museum, image courtesy San Diego Air and Space Museum. Page 6: On loan from the National Museum of the American Indian, image courtesy Historic Arkansas Museum. Page 7: On loan from the National Museum of American History, image courtesy American Textile History Museum. Page 8: Rusty Russell, National Museum of Natural History, image courtesy Riverside Metropolitan Museum.
Page 9: Both on loan from the National Museum of American History, images courtesy Senator John Heinz History Center and National Museum of American History.
Page 16: Exhibition organized for travel by Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, image courtesy Montana Historical Society.
Page 10: On loan from the National Museum of American History, image courtesy Flushing Town Hall.
Page 17: On loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum, image courtesy Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Page 11: On loan from the National Museum of American History, image courtesy Musical Instrument Museum.
Page 18: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory and Smithsonian Affiliations Youth Access Grant program, image courtesy The Pinhead Institute.
Page 12 – 13: On loan from the National Air and Space Museum, image courtesy U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Page 14: Carolyn Russo, National Air and Space Museum, images courtesy Ellen Noël Art Museum and National Air and Space Museum. Page 15: On loan from the National Museum of Natural History, image courtesy International Museum of the Horse.
Page 19: On loan from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, image courtesy Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center. Page 20: On loan from the National Museum of Natural History, image courtesy Putnam Museum. Page 21: Image courtesy Smithsonian Latino Center.
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