Built in 1857 and once known as the Southern Market/Old City Hall, a National Historic Landmark Building, visitors discover over 300 year area history through artifacts and exhibits highlighting the native inhabitants, Civil War, recreation, shipbuilding and how our interesting and diverse history has influenced Mobile.
"Recovery: The World Trade Center Recovery Operation" documents the historic project to recover material evidence from the collapse of the World Trade Center.
"The Working White House" highlights ordinary people working in extraordinary circumstances who make the White House a home for the First Family.
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