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The museum will close early, at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13. The Courtyard Café will close at 1:30 p.m., the Kogod Courtyard will close at 3 p.m.

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LincolnNow Open

Dark Fields of the Republic
Alexander Gardner Photographs, 1859-1872

Now through March 13, 2016

"Dark Fields of the Republic: Alexander Gardner Photographs, 1859–1872," focuses on images by the man considered America’s first modern photographer.

Wilmer WilsonIDENTIFY: Wilmer Wilson IV

Saturday, October 10, 2015
4:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Great Hall

Wilmer Wilson IV (b. 1989, Richmond, Virginia), is recognized internationally for his investigations of race. His practice involves creating a second skin over his body using everyday objects to address the formation of racial identity.

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Third Annual Teen Portrait Competition

Entries accepted through Oct. 30, 2015

The National Portrait Gallery opens a "call for entries" for the third annual Teen Portrait Competition.

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