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General Colin Powell Secretary of State National Museum of American Diplomacy
Remembering Former Secretary of State, General Colin Luther Powell
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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell speaks at the National Museum of American Diplomacy, January 2017. Photo courtesy of the National Museum of American Diplomacy. Today we mourn the loss of General Colin Luther Powell. Gen. Powell was more than just America’s Secretary of State, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and National Security…

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Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering
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Welcoming Ambassador Pickering as the Chairman of the Diplomacy Center Foundation Board of Directors The National Museum of American Diplomacy is honored to welcome Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering as the Chairman of the Diplomacy Center Foundation Board of Directors. The Diplomacy Center Foundation (DCF) is the State Department’s private, nonprofit fundraising partner for the museum.…

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Items from the Secretary's office donated to National museum of american diplomacy
Madam Secretary Artifacts in the National Museum of American Diplomacy Collection
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Madam Secretary Artifacts in the National Museum of American Diplomacy Collection In 2019, the National Museum of American Diplomacy (NMAD) was pleased to receive a donation of set and prop items from the beloved CBS television show Madam Secretary. CBS Television Studios, Revelations Entertainment, and the show’s creators Barbara Hall, Lori McCreary, and Morgan Freeman…

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New collection storage facility completed
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The Diplomacy Center’s collection has a new home following completion of a custom designed 2,00  square foot museum storage space. This new space represents a significant upgrade in storage capacity, access, and preservation capabilities for the Center’s unique 8,500+ item collection —  and the only museum collection in the nation focused on preserving our diplomatic…

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Update from the Diplomacy Center Foundation
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Ambassador Roman Popadiuk, President. April 2019 On May 8, 2019, the Founding Ambassadors Concourse of the National Museum of American Diplomacy will be dedicated during a special luncheon hosted by the Diplomacy Center Foundation. This very special event will honor individual donors who have received presidential appointments and have donated $100,000 or more. To date, there are 65…

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