- Join the Puppet Company of Glen Echo, Md. for a demonstration, and enjoy the Museum's puppet display. March 22, 3:30 and 4:15 p.m.
This Day In History
March 11, 1930
Today in 1930: "The Sultan of Swat," Babe Ruth, signs a two-year contract with the Yankees for $80,000.
The land that the United States acquired from Mexico in 1848 came with its own rich history and culture. In our newest episode of Founding Fragments, host Tory Altman joins curator Dr. Margaret Salazar-Porzio to examine a fragile relic of the colonial Southwest: an elk hide painting of St. Anthony used inside a Spanish mission church.
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