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America on the Move
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Container Back Story
Container Back Story
Making the Exhibition
Curated by:
Paula Johnson



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When the America on the Move team began exploring the universe of stories that could be told in the exhibition, one that kept surfacing was containerization. Here is a behind-the-scenes look at how the container in the exhibition came to be.
Working on the Ocean Liner Leviathan
Working on the Ocean Liner Leviathan
Work and Industry
Curated by:
Michael Harrison



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The ocean liner Leviathan was one of the largest and most popularly recognizable passenger ships on the Atlantic in the 1920s. Like all ocean liners, the ship was at once a complex and powerful machine as well as a socially stratified ...
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