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A volunteer leads a group of students on a tour of the Japanese American National Museum. Photo by Don Farber.
October 01 2007 Eastern
Recipient: Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA Grant: 2005 National Leadership Grant Pictured: A volunteer leads a group of students on a tour of the Japanese American National Museum. Photo by Don Farber. Web site: www.janm.org/projects/ec Contact: Allyson Nakamoto Project Director...Read more
Typing on keyboard.
September 01 2007 Eastern
Recipient: Recipient: George Mason University, Fairfax, VA Grant: 2005 National Leadership Grant Website: www.zotero.org Contact: Trevor Owens Zotero Technology Evangelist trevor@zotero.org Ask a roomful of researchers to name the most tedious aspect of their work and managing bibliographies will...Read more
teachers and volunteers are being taught the basics of field investigation
July 01 2007 Eastern
Recipient: Vermont Division for Historic Preservation, Montpelier, VT Pictured: Teachers and volunteers are being taught the basics of field investigation. Grant: 2006 Partnership for a Nation of Learners Community Collaboration Grant Website: www.historicvermont.org/imls/ lakechamplainvoyages.html...Read more
Left to right: Meredith, Jordan, Tess, Emily, Leila, Paige, Allison, and Lisa.
June 01 2007 Eastern
IMLS recognizes the importance of youth to the conservation effort. By introducing young people to conservation, we help cultivate the next generation of adults who value our nation’s collections and their conservation. With this in mind, IMLS invited Girl Scout Troop 4563 in Arlington, VA, to...Read more
“Bert Fremont and Family”, 1910s. Nebraska State Historical Society Photograph Collections. W.L. Jacobs.
May 01 2007 Eastern
Recipient: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries, Lincoln, NE Grant: 2001 National Leadership Grant Pictured: "Bert Fremont and Family", 1910s. Nebraska State Historical Society Photograph Collections. W.L. Jacobs. Web site: http://omahatribe.unl.edu Contact: Dee Ann Allison Director, Computing...Read more
New Orleans children enjoy block building activities as part of the PlayHelps program.
April 01 2007 Eastern
Recipient : Children's Museum of Manhattan Grant: 2006 Museums for America Website: www.cmom.org Contact: Josh Green Account Executive jgreen@bratskeir.com (212) 679-2233 Recipient: Louisiana Children's Museum Grant : 2006 Museums for America Website: http://lcm.org Contact: Julia Bland Executive...Read more
A student prepares a historic photograph to be uploaded into the Maine Memory Network.
October 01 2006 Eastern
Recipient: Maine Historical Society, Portland, ME Grant: 2002 National Leadership Grant 2003 Learning Opportunities Grant Pictured : A student prepares a historic photograph to be uploaded into the Maine Memory Network. Web site: www.mainehistory.org Contact: Steve Bromage Director of Programs...Read more
Image of students from Hoover Elementary School on a Some Body! field trip
July 01 2006 Eastern
Recipient: Hall of Health, Berkeley, CA Grant: 2003 Learning Opportunities Grant Pictured: Students from Hoover Elementary School on a Some Body! field trip Website: http://www.hallofhealth.org Contact: Lucille Day, Director 2065 Kittredge St., Suite F Berkeley, CA 94704 510-549-9381 lucyday@...Read more
Blessing Christ, before and after. St. Louis Art Museum.
June 01 2006 Eastern
Recipient: Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, M Grant: 2003 and 2002 Conservation Project Support Grants Pictured : Blessing Christ, 13th century. Images used courtesy of the Saint Louis Art Museum. Website: http://www.slam.org Contact: Dr. Judith Mann, Curator of Early European Collection Saint...Read more
Sky Camp particpants pose in front of a state police helicopter.
May 01 2006 Eastern
Recipient: Upper Hudson Library System, Albany, NY Grant: 2003 and 2004 Grants to State Library Agencies Pictured: Sky Camp particpants pose in front of a state police helicopter. Project Partner: Mohawk Valley Library System Website: http://www.uhls.org Contact: Mary Fellows, Manager of Youth and...Read more

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