The Way We Worked
March 15th - April 23rd, 2014
Opening Reception Thursday, March 27, 2014, 5:00 p.m.
Experience The Way We Worked, an exhibition created by the Smithsonian Institution, drawing on the National Archives rich photographic collections to document 130 years of changing work life in America. Using images, video, audio and interactive components, the exhibition reveals the effects of industrialization, urbanization, immigration, labor unrest, wars and economic depression on ordinary working Americans, whether they toiled in a coal mine, on a tractor, at a typewriter or on an assembly lines. The exhibit is open to the public starting Saturday, March 15th.