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Building the Collection

In December 2016, the Museum welcomed its new David M. Rubenstein curator of philanthropy, Amanda Moniz, who is working to build the Museum’s history of philanthropy collections. Learn more about her collecting plans and work behind the scenes, plus a full roundup of blog posts about philanthropy.
 
To suggest an object or subject for collection, please email philcollections@si.edu.  
 
 
 
 

From Our Blog

Carlos Martinez

When he reflected later in life on why, as a young man, he chose to enlist during wartime, Carlos Martinez said that avoiding service was never an option, not for his community and not for himself.

Anti-Suffrage pendant
Emily Bissell fought for opportunities for women. She raised money for public health. So why did she oppose women getting the right to vote?
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