The Museum Management Program, National Park Service initiates, develops, and coordinates virtual exhibits on this World Wide Web site to make National Park Service museum collections widely accessible.

The Museum Management Program collaborated with Eisenhower National Historic Site staff to develop this interpretive virtual exhibit and the Teaching with Museum Collections lesson unit plans that highlight the park’s extensive museum collections.

Joan Bacharach, Museum Curator, and Access and Use Team Coordinator; barn photographs
Carol M. Highsmith, Photographer, Museum Object Photography and Home Room Views
Amber Young, Visual Information Specialist

Eisenhower National Historic Site
Carol A. Hegeman, Supervisory Historian
Michael R. Florer, Curator
John T. Joyce, Park Ranger
Patrick Knierman, Park Ranger
Richard E. Lemmers, Park Ranger
John A. D. Tarbet, Park Ranger

Special thanks to Dan Holt, Director, Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum  for authorizing our use of historic photographs from the Library in this virtual exhibit.

Thanks to Joseph Salasovich and the Arena Stage, Washington, DC for use of the costume manikin used to photograph Mamie Doud Eisenhower’s clothing.