Author Archives: christopherburroughs

About christopherburroughs

Chris Burroughs is an archivist in the Motion Pictures Unit.

“God Speed, John Glenn”

With the passing of former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn on December 8, 2016, the country lost the last of the seven men who constituted the original astronaut team for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Glenn, Alan … Continue reading

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The Women of World War I in Motion

As a follow-up to our Women’s History Month post The Women of World War I in Photographs, we wanted to highlight moving images that feature women serving.  While working on a project aimed at digitizing a series of films from World War … Continue reading

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