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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: World's fairs; International expositions.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Education Department, 1943-1976

Accession: 1411Identifier: 1411-IX.
Scope and Contents:

Realizing the importance of good will on American education, NAM created the Education Department in 1949. The department was charged with establishing a college speaker program, meeting with educators and students, participating in educational conferences, and providing educational content and programs.

The series includes content the Education Department created, statements given before Congress regarding education, and material related to committees and groups focusing on education, along with larger portions dedicated to the traveling exhibit “Americade,” presented in the mid-1950s, the Education Advisory Committee, and the Education Committee work during the 1960s and early 1970s. The files are arranged alphabetically, then chronologically as necessary, while the statements are arranged chronologically.

Dates: 1943-1976