Museums

On View in Chicago: Vietnam War Veteran Artist Maurice Costello’s Compelling Art

September 11, 2019

“Maurice Costello: Back to ‘The Nam,’” is the name of the new exhibit at the National Veterans Art Museum (formerly the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum) in Chicago. As the title implies, the exhibit features…

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Last Chance to See the ‘Remembering Vietnam’ Exhibit at the Nat’l Archives in D.C.

February 18, 2019

"Remembering Vietnam: Twelve Critical Episodes in the Vietnam War," a pioneering exhibit that opened at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., on Veterans Day 2017 and was slated to end on January 6 this year,…

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National Archives Honors Vietnam War Veterans in November

October 17, 2018

Former Sen. Chuck Hagel will be the guest speaker at an event honoring his fellow Vietnam War veterans on November 14 at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. The event will be held as part…

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POW Wives Exhibit in Colorado Springs

March 13, 2018

The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum on March 24 will open "The League of Wives: Vietnam's POWs/MIAs Allies & Advocates," a special exhibit that honors the work of the women married to Vietnam War POWs who…

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New National Archives ‘Remembering Vietnam’ Exhibit

November 11, 2017

Yes, those are Vietnam War era helicopters parked on the grounds of the National Archives of the United States in Washington. The three choppers were installed November 6 outside the imposing Archives building on Constitution…

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New POW Wives Exhibit at Dole Institute in Kansas

July 20, 2017

“The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies and Advocates.” That’s the title of a compelling special exhibit now on view (through December 31) at the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of…

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Houston Conwill, 1947-2016

November 22, 2016

Houston Conwill , a prominent sculptor who specialized in large installations, died November 14 at age 69. A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Conwill joined the U.S. Air Force in 1966 and did a tour of…

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Ground Broken for the New Army Museum

September 20, 2016

On September 14 ground was broken  for the National Museum of the United States Army, which will be located on an 80-acre site at Fort Belvoir in northern Virginia near Washington, D.C. The 185, 000-square-foot, $200-million museum…

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Vietnam War ‘Summit’ at LBJ Library

April 20, 2016

The LBJ President Library and the University of Texas at Austin are hosting what they're calling "The Vietnam War Summit " April 26-28. This "summit" will feature appearances by some big names in the Vietnam War…

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New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle, PA

November 6, 2015

To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the start of U.S. combat operations in the Vietnam War, the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center at the Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, will open a new…

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