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America on the Move
Collection Exhibition Themes

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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.
Words on Things
Words on Things
Other Topics
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.
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