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Fiscal Year 2012

September 2012

National Archives Continues Celebration of First Ladies’ Centennial 9/27/12

National Archives and JFK Library Mark 50th Anniversary of Cuban Missile Crisis in October 9/19/12

National Archives Shares Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation in NY September 21–24 9/19/12

National Archives Holdings Protection Team Hosts Free Security Training October 1 9/11/12

The National Archives Celebrates the Constitution’s 225th Anniversary with Naturalization Ceremony on September 17, 2012 9/11/12

National Archives National Archives Announces Changes in Copying Fees 9/4/12

August 2012

National Archives Holds Records-related Programs in September and October 2012 8/30/12

Information Security Oversight Office Releases Report on Classification Guidance Reviews 8/30/12

National Archives Welcomes Historical Artist Mort Künstler September 13 8/28/12

National Archives Celebrates the Constitution’s 225 Anniversary With Special Program Featuring Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on September 12 8/27/12

National Archives Celebrates the 225th Anniversary of the U.S. Constitution in September 8/27/12

National Archives Dedicates New Denver-Area Facility August 23, 2012 8/24/12

Overhaul of Federal Record-Keeping Ordered By NARA, Office of Management and Budget 8/24/12

The National Archives Presents Noontime Programs in September 8/23/12

National Archives Hosts 6th Annual Charles Guggenheim Tribute Program September 27 8/21/12

National Archives to Display Original Emancipation Proclamation for 150th Anniversary 8/16/12

National Declassification Center Hosts Public Forum August 29 8/16/12

National Archives Holdings Protection Team Hosts Free Security Training October 1 8/7/12

National Archives Commemorates the War of 1812 Bicentennial with Special Display 8/1/12

July 2012

Pascal Massinon Named 2012 National Archives Legislative Archives Fellow 7/31/12

National Archives Puts More Popular Records Workshops Online 7/30/12

Presidential Libraries Mark the Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act 7/24/12

Archivist of the United States Appoints New Federal Register Director 7/23/12

National Archives Hosts Discussion on Women and Power August 23 7/23/12

National Archives at New York City Opens in New Location 7/23/12

National Declassification Center Issues Fifth Report 7/19/12

National Archives at Atlanta Hosts Press Preview for Ellis Island Exhibit July 13 7/10/12

National Archives at Atlanta Opens Ellis Island Immigration Exhibit July 21 7/10/12

National Archives Hosts Discussion on U.S. Job Creation and Employment July 10 7/5/12

June 2012

George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum Launches New Website 7/2/12

Barry Landau Sentenced to 7 Years for Thefts From National Archives, Other Institutions 6/27/12

National Archives at St. Louis Hosts Preservation Road Show July 10 and 12 6/21/12

The National Archives Hosts Free Screening of 2012 Student Academy Awards® Gold Medal–Winning Films on June 27 6/21/12

National Archives E-Store Offers Poster Sale and Free Shipping Through August 31 6/13/12

The National Archives Celebrates the Fourth of July with Patriotic Program 6/7/12

Press Preview for National Archives "Attachments" Immigration Exhibit June 14, 2012 6/7/12

National Archives Debuts Special Display in Celebration of First Lady Centennials 6/4/12

May 2012

Information Security Oversight Office Releases 32nd Annual Report to the President 5/29/12

The National Archives Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Girl Scouts in June! 5/24/12

National Archives Awards $2.9 Million in Grants for Documentary Editing and Archival Projects 5/24/12

National Archives Leads Restoration of John Huston's Let There Be Light 5/24/12

National Archives at San Francisco Opens Immigration Files and Dedicates Tom Lantos Research Center 5/22/12

Media Alert: National Archives at San Francisco Opens Immigration Files and Dedicates Tom Lantos Research Center 5/17/12

Archivist of the United States Names William Mayer as Executive for Research Services 5/7/12

National Archives Debuts its First Digitally Restored Film in Beijing 5/3/12

Go Behind the Scenes of The Big Broadcast at the National Archives on May 10 5/3/12

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum Presents a New Photography Exhibition 5/1/12

National Archives Releases 2011 Records Management Self-Assessment Report 5/1/12

April 2012

National Archives Welcomes Dan Rather May 4 at noon 4/25/12

The National Archives Presents Noontime Programs in May 4/25/12

National Archives Holds Genealogy-related Programs in May 2012 4/25/12

National Archives Presents Author Discussion of When General Grant Expelled the Jews on May 3 4/17/12

National Archives and Its Foundation Announce Launch of DocsTeach App for iPad 4/11/12

National Archives Marks 150th Anniversary of DC Emancipation April 18

National Archives Announces Legislative Archives Fellowship for 2012 4/4/12

National Archives Releases 1940 Census 4/2/12

March 2012

National Archives Hosts 8th Genealogy Fair, April 18-19 3/28/12

National Archives Announces Discovery of "Hitler Albums" Documenting Looted Art 3/27/12

National Archives Press Conference in Dallas to Announce Discovery of Objects Documenting Nazi Art Theft 3/26/12

The National Archives Presents Noontime Programs in April 3/26/12

National Archives Hosts Program on Former First Lady Pat Nixon April 5 3/21/12

National Archives Revisits Johnson Presidency April 20 3/21/12

National Archives Participates In Maryland Day 2012 3/21/12

National Archives Hosts Panel Discussion on Political Campaigns April 26 3/21/12

National Archives Announces Special Programs to Mark April 2 Release of 1940 Census 3/21/12

National Archives Revisits Nixon’s Mideast Policy April 23 3/21/12

The National Archives Marks 100th Anniversary of Titanic 3/21/12

National Archives Holds Public Meeting on Government Records Management March 27 3/13/12

National Archives OGIS Celebrates "Sunshine Week" with FOIA Display and Program March 12th 3/9/12

National Archives Offers Summer Institutes For Educators 3/8/12

National Archives Presents California State of Mind: The Legacy of Pat Brown March 20th 3/2/12

February 2012

Archivist of the United States Appoints New Director of Presidential Libraries 2/29/12

National Archives Revisits Women in the Nixon Administration March 8 2/28/12

National Archives Hosts Lincoln Symposium at National Archives at College Park, March 24 2/28/12

National Archives Celebrates "Sunshine Week" with FOIA Featured Document Display 2/27/12

National Archives Celebrates Environmental Film Festival with Ken Burns March 25 2/27/12

National Archives Marks New Franklin Exhibition with Special Programs in March 2/27/12

The National Archives Presents Noontime Programs in March 2/27/12

National Archives Holds Genealogy-related Programs in March 2012 2/23/12

National Archives Hosts 5th Annual Forum on Women in Leadership March 1 2/23/12

National Archives Announces Web Site for Free 1940 Census Release Online on April 2, 2012: 1940census.archives.gov 2/21/12

President Seeks $386.8 M for National Archives FY13 Budget 2/14/12

National Archives and EPA Announce DOCUMERICA-Inspired Contest Winners 2/8/12

Archivist of the United States Statement on Barry Landau Plea 2/7/12

Press Preview for National Archives Benjamin Franklin Exhibition, February 7, 2012 2/1/12

Magna Carta to be Focal Point of New National Archives Exhibition Gallery 2/2/12

January 2012

National Archives Accessions Newly Discovered Post-JFK Assassination Tape Recording 1/30/12

Free Pre-Screenings of 84th Academy Award® Nominees at the National Archives 1/26/12

National Declassification Center Issues Fourth Report 1/26/12

Exclusive Press Preview of Newly Re-encased 1297 Magna Carta at the National Archives 1/25/12

National Archives Presents Free Lectures on African Americans in the Civil War 1/18/12

National Archives Program Explores Lincoln and the Constitution January 26 1/13/12

National Archives Holds Genealogy-related Programs in February 2012 1/11/12

National Archives Hosts Event on the Letters of Clover Adams January 17 1/11/12

National Archives Marks New Franklin Exhibition with Special Programs in February 1/11/12

National Archives Marks 150th Anniversary of Medal of Honor with Talk and Display 1/5/12

National Archives Awards $2.5 Million In Grants For Historical Records Projects 1/5/12

National Archives Puts Popular Records Workshops Online for First Time! 1/4/12

December 2011

National Archives Holds Genealogy-related Programs in January 2012 12/31/11

FederalRegister.gov Honored for Innovation and Best Practices in Government 12/15/11

National Archives Opens Benjamin Franklin Exhibition February 10, 2012 12/15/11

The National Archives Celebrates Bill of Rights Anniversary with Naturalization Ceremony on December 15, 2011 12/8/11

Pare Lorentz Center at the FDR Library unveils "Franklin D. Roosevelt Day by Day"—a new interactive online database 12/7/11

National Archives Office of the Federal Register and GPO Share Open Government Success Story re: Polar Bears! 12/6/11

New FOIA Dispute Tracking System Launched by National Archives FOIA Ombudsman 12/1/11

National Archives Revisits Nixon’s Labor and Employment Policy December 5 12/1/11

November 2011

National Archives Commemorates 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Attack with Special Program December 7th 11/30/11

The National Archives Presents Noontime Programs in December 11/30/11

National Archives Explores Food Pyramid, Plate, and More December 8 11/30/11

The National Archives Puts Its Holdings on the Map Via Historypin 11/30/11

Statement by Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero: Release of Presidential Memorandum on Managing Government Records 11/28/11

National Archives Hosts Free Screening of Food, Inc. Documentary on November 30 11/23/11

National Archives Trust Fund to Sell Copies of 1940 Census 11/21/11

National Archives to Release 1940 Census Free Online on April 2, 2012 11/17/11

The National Archives Celebrates Thanksgiving 11/16/11

Academy Award®–Winning Films and Actors Featured in New DVD Boxed Set 11/16/11

National Archives Publishes National Registry of Controlled Unclassified Information 11/14/11

The National Archives Marks 150th Anniversary of Medal of Honor 11/10/11

National Archives to Release President Nixon Grand Jury Records on November 10 11/4/11

The National Archives Presents Afternoon Programs in November 11/4/11

National Archives Holds Programs Related to Genealogy in November 2011 11/2/11

NARA and EPA Launch Documerica-Inspired Student Multimedia Contest 11/1/11

The National Archives Presents Afternoon Programs in November 11/1/11

October 2011

National Archives Releases 2nd Annual Environmental Sustainability Plan: Archives Reduces Energy Consumption by 31% 10/31/11

National Archives Hosts Forum on Communications, Technology, and Government November 4 10/31/11

Final Installment of Reagan Centennial Display Explores Reagan as the "Great Communicator" 10/26/11

National Archives Joins with SCVNGR for Interactive Civil War-Themed Challenge 10/14/11

National Archives Celebrates New St. Louis Facility with Three Video Presentations 10/12/11

National Archives Dedicates New National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis October 15 10/11/11

National Archives Hosts "Food Frights" Program October 27 10/11/11

National Archives Hosts Food Day Open House Monday, October 24 10/11/11

Statement by National Archives Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO) Director John Fitzpatrick 10/7/11

National Archives Dedicates New National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis October 15 10/7/11

Behind the Scenes Look at New National Archives National Personnel Records Center Media Tour of New Facility Thursday, October 13, 2011, 10:00 AM 10/6/11

New National Archives at St. Louis Kicks off Speaker Program October 20, 2011 10/6/11

New National Archives at St. Louis Holds "Star Quality" Records 10/5/11

National Declassification Center and Central Intelligence Agency Mark 50th Anniversary of Berlin Crisis of 1961 with National Archives program October 27 10/5/11

Statement by the Archivist of the United States David S. Ferriero 10/4/11

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