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2014-08-14 12:24:56

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Register now for an exciting line up of historical storytelling education programs this fall at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University. The free programs are for youth and adult learners and are offered in a variety of formats, including on site and through distance learning. "We're looking forward to presenting a variety of great educational programs this semester, including new...

2014-05-21 16:24:36

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation's active-duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Memorial Day...

2014-05-09 16:22:54

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Several staff members and a volunteer from the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University were recently honored with awards from the Archivist of the United States. The awards were presented for outstanding volunteer service and for completing a major museum collections inventory project. Carol Dunham won the Weidman Outstanding Volunteer Service Award, which annually recognizes the work of...

2013-05-07 23:32:23

Showcall Inc., an award-winning event production company based in Maryland, successfully planned and produced Dedication Events for the George W. Bush Presidential Center. (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 Showcall Inc., an award-winning event production company based in Maryland, working with the Bush Center´s communications and events team, successfully planned and produced Dedication Events for the George W. Bush Presidential Center. The official dedication ceremony of the George W. Bush...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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