AOTUS: Collector in Chief

David S. Ferriero
10th Archivist of the United States

Congratulations to Digital Public Library of America
What happens when archives, libraries and museums come together? They build something amazing.
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is here, and the National Archives is proud to participate as a leading content provider in this exciting online portal and platform.
The DPLA provides a single online access point for anyone, anywhere to search and access digital collections containing America’s cultural, historical and scientific heritage. 
The National Archives has already contributed 1.9 million digital copies of historical material to DPLA, including our nation’s founding documents, photos from the Documerica Photography Project of the 1970’s, World War II posters, Mathew Brady Civil War photographs, and a wide variety of documents that define our human and civil rights.
Take a look, and see what you can find!
Read the full post on the AOTUS blog.

Congratulations to Digital Public Library of America

What happens when archives, libraries and museums come together? They build something amazing.

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is here, and the National Archives is proud to participate as a leading content provider in this exciting online portal and platform.

The DPLA provides a single online access point for anyone, anywhere to search and access digital collections containing America’s cultural, historical and scientific heritage. 

The National Archives has already contributed 1.9 million digital copies of historical material to DPLA, including our nation’s founding documents, photos from the Documerica Photography Project of the 1970’s, World War II posters, Mathew Brady Civil War photographs, and a wide variety of documents that define our human and civil rights.

Take a look, and see what you can find!

Read the full post on the AOTUS blog.

9 months ago

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