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America on the Move
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Words on Things
Words on Things
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Curated by:
Steven Lubar



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The objects around us—transportation artifacts as well as many others—have words on them. We’re so used to this that we hardly even notice. But take a closer look at what objects say, and why.
CTA Car 6719—From Scrap to History
CTA Car 6719—From Scrap to History
Making the Exhibition
Curated by:
Bonnie Lilienfeld



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Follow the story of Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) rapid-transit car 6719 from the day it was delivered to the transit agency to the day it was placed in the Smithsonian’s new transportation exhibition, America on the Move.
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