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Actived: Wednesday Feb 24, 2021
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Member Week at ZooLights | Smithsonian's National Zoo
Coupons and giveaways are available at any guest services information booth while supplies last. All offers are only applicable Dec. 3 through Dec. 10. Parking during all other weeks of ZooLights is half-off for members. FONZ Members-only Lounge
Shopping | National Postal Museum
From 20% off coupons to local stores to announcements of new stores opening nearby, mail can bring customers and businesses together. Catalogs, on the other hand, offer the opportunity for customers to lounge and â€świndowâ€ť shop at their leisure. Colorful and enticing products on a catalog page can transform into a package being delivered to
Ponzi Scheme | National Postal Museum
A Boston man, Charles Ponzi, realized that based upon post-war exchange rates, International Reply Coupons purchased in many European nations were worth more in the United States than their original cost. Ponzi figured that if he could work out a way to deal the coupons in a high quantity, he could become rich by simply buying and re-selling them.
National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington Dulles International Airport is the companion facility to the museum in Washington, D.C. Hundreds of historically significant air- and spacecraft, along with thousands of small artifacts, are on display in an open, hangar-like setting. Other features
Owney the Dog | National Postal Museum
Owneyâ€™s tags include a number of tokens that were â€śgood forâ€ť free items, or a few cents off of a product. These tokens were used much as coupons are today. A merchant could offer 5-cents off of a product as a lure to bring customers in for additional purchases.
Our Museums, Galleries, and Zoo | Smithsonian Institution
The Smithsonian offers eleven museums and galleries on the National Mall plus six other museums and the National Zoo in the greater National Capital Area. In New York City, we invite you to tour two museums in historic settings. Not near a Smithsonian museum? Look for exhibitions and affiliate
Get money! (Digitized and transcribed, that is) | National
Some of the 3,069 proof sheets digitized in just a week in the National Numismatic Collection. Certified proofs allowed the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to examine every intaglio printing plate before it was placed in production, signing off that everything was correct before printing large quantities.
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center | National Air and Space Museum
The Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. A view of the Boeing Aviation Hangar inside the Udvar-Hazy Center showing the Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay and other aircraft on display. The McDonnell Space Hangar, featuring the Space Shuttle Discovery surrounded by other museum artifacts.. The Sopwith Camel is among the most significant and famous World War I
War and the Homefront | The American Experience in the
Off to War and Letter from Overseas highlight the bond between soldiers and their families as well as the social changes that World War II prompted. The pain of danger and distance are present in each work, but they are outweighed by the love and the pride that their subjects feel. Ration books: a collection of ration â€ścoupons,â€ť which