Prologue Magazine

Prologue Magazine

Ford Films

Explore the film collection of auto industry baron Henry Ford—a collection now part of the National Archives.

Spirited Republic

"Spirited Republic," a new exhibit at the National Archives in Washington, DC, explores alcohol's role in American history.

Battle of the Bulge

Photographs tell the story of the bloodiest battle of World War II—the "Battle of the Bulge" 70 years ago this winter.


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From the Archivist


In the Magazine

  • "I got to do something to keep my family up"

  • The Christmas Shootings on Guam

  • Authors on the Record: Madison's Gift

  • Foundation for the National Archives

  • Pieces of History: The Treaty of Ghent

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