Affiliates in the news! november 2012

Each month we’re highlighting Affiliate-Smithsonian collaborations making headlines. Congrats to these Affiliates making news this month! If you have a clipping you’d like to have considered for the Affiliate blog, please contact Elizabeth Bugbee.

This photograph of Navajo code talkers working a radio in 1943 is part of the exhibit “Navajo Code Talkers: Photographs” by Kenji Kawano at the Heard Museum in Phoenix.

Heard Museum (Phoenix, Ariz.)
Smithsonian, Heard exhibits shed light on Code Talkers

Ohio Historical Society (Columbus, Ohio)
Ohio taps Smithsonian treasures 

Denver Museum of Nature and Science (Denver, Colo.)
D.C.’s Own Indiana Jones comes from Denver 

Tellus Science Museum (Cartersville, Ga.)
Students Can Take Photos of Planets, Stars at Tellus Science Museum

Smithsonian’s Youth Capture the Colorful Cosmos Exhibition at Miami Science. Photo courtesy Miami Science Museum.

Miami Science Museum (Miami, Fla.)
Smithsonian’s Youth Capture the Colorful Cosmos Exhibition at MiaSci 

Peoria Riverfront Museum (Peoria, Ill.) 
Experts declare museum is ‘fantastic’

Senator John Heinz History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
The Gridiron Glory exhibition: a peek inside and a look at Smithsonian artifact loans 

Springfield Museum of Art (Springfield, Ohio)
Springfield Museum of Art honors living local legend: Pieces came from the Smithsonian, other museums and private collections 

Long Island Museum (Stony Brook, N.Y.)
National Portrait Gallery curator speaks on Elvis to complement the Museum’s current exhibition