West Point in the Making of America







West Point in the Making of America, 1802–1918 is a collective effort of the staff of the National Museum of American History, Behring Center. Exhibitions are complex undertakings, and the history represented here is an interpretation of historical evidence informed by knowledge and experience.


Barton Hacker, Margaret Vining

Curatorial Support:

Ann Burrola, Kathy Golden, Patricia Jernigan, Mary Mack, David Miller


Nancy Growald Brooks

Project Manager:

Andrew Heymann

Education Advisors:

Julia Forbes, Heather Paisley-Jones, Matthew White


PRD Group Ltd.

A/V Production:

Pyramid Studios

Web Design & Support:

Hello Design; Judith Gradwohl, Matthew MacArthur


Explus Incorporated; Valley Craftsmen

Design & Fabrication Support:

Peter Albritton, Robbie Barrett, Lou Covey, Joseph Criste, Stevan Fisher, Don Hurlbert, Brian Jensen, Larry Jones, Juan Smith, Richard Strauss, Tom Tearman, Lisa-Renee Thompson, Roger Wright, Omar Wynn

Preservation Support:

Sunae Park Evans, Lynne Gilliland, Gaby Kienitz, Jeff Kimball (CMH), Beth Richwine, Jia-sun Tsang, Catherine Williams, Helen Young

Funds Management & Support:

Laura McClure, Zugeily Junier

Registration Services:

Tom Bower

Public Affairs:

Melinda Machado, Adrienne Durand

National Museum of American History:

Department of Collections Management Services; Facilities Planning & Management; Office of Exhibition Services

Smithsonian National Museum of American History

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