2013 Archives

SMU's DeGolyer Library Presents:
Hail to the Chief: Presidential History in Word and Image

July 14 – October 4, 2013

July 16, 2013

George Washington exhibit iconDeGolyer Library celebrates presidential history from George Washington to the present day with an exhibition featuring materials from its Hervey A. Priddy Collection of American Political Memorabilia, the Doris A. and Lawrence H. Budner Collection on Theodore Roosevelt, as well as books, pamphlets, photographs, maps, and ephemera from other DeGolyer collections.

"Hail to the Chief: Presidential History in Word and Image" opened at DeGolyer on July 14 and continues through Oct. 4, 2013.

In cooperation with the George W. Bush Presidential Library, the National Archives, and the Mount Vernon Ladies’ Association, DeGolyer Library is hosting George Washington’s copy of the Acts of Congress, including the U.S. Constitution, complete with his personal annotations, July 14 – July 27, 2013. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

DeGolyer Library is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. except as noted below.

Special dates and times for
George Washington's Acts of Congress

Sunday, July 14: Noon to 5 p.m.
Monday, July 15 – Saturday, July 20: 9 a.m. to 5p.m.
Sunday, July 21: Noon to 5 p.m.
Monday, July 22 – Saturday, July 27: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Questions: degolyer@smu.edu

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