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Reconstruction in the West

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On July 18, hear the rarely told story of Reconstruction in the American west and learn about its impact on the present day.


James A. Garfield and the First Decoration Day – May 30, 1868

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Discover the origin of Memorial Day in the United States and the role played by future president James Garfield On Saturday May 18 at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum, join the Site Manager of James A. Garfield National Historic Site Todd Arrington as he discusses the first Memorial Day. The […]




Clara Barton at Andersonville

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Explore the important work of identifying missing men that helped Clara Barton contribute to establishing the National Cemetery at Andersonville Prison.


Meet the Artist – Peter Waddell

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Peter Waddell working on the mural

Come to the Missing Soldiers Office on January 19 at 1 PM to hear artist Peter Waddell discuss his work on a new mural detailing Clara Barton’s life.




The Washington Navy Yard and the Civil War

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Sketch of the Washington Navy Yard

Discover the Civil War history of Washington’s Navy Yard, one of Washington DC’s best kept secrets at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum


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