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The Museum will close ​early ​at 6​​pm on Fri, Jan 20​ and reopen at 3pm on Sat, Jan 21.

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Time Inc. founders Briton Hadden and Henry Luce, detail from photo of the Yale News Board, 1920.

TIME’s first cover, featuring “Uncle Joe” Cannon, Speaker of the House of Representatives, by William Oberhardt, March 3, 1923.

A vintage publicity photo of a March of Time newsreel, being screened in Radio City Music Hall, 1938.

LIFE Magazine May 29, 1964 Cover.
The cover of Life magazine features a portrait of former American First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy in her Georgetown apartment, accompanied by the headline ‘Jacqueline Kennedy: She writes about her husband’s mementos—the ones he liked most,’ Washington, DC, May 29, 1964. Photo by George Silk. ©Time Inc.

LIFE Magazine August 28, 1964 Cover.
The cover of Life magazine features a portrait of British pop group The Beatles accompanied by the headline 'The Beatles: They're here again and what a ruckus! August 28, 1964. Left to right Ringo Starr, George Harrison, Paul McCartney, and John Lennon. Photo by John Dominis. ©Time Inc.

LIFE Magazine August 11, 1969 Cover.
The cover of a Life magazine special edition, headlined 'To The Moon and Back,' features a close-up of American astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. as he poses in his spacesuit on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 space mission, August 11, 1969. Visible in the reflection of the faceplate of Aldrin's spacesuit is his photographer, fellow astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, and the lunar module Eagle during Apollo 11 voyage. Photo by NASA. ©Time, Inc.

PEOPLE's first cover, featuring Mia Farrow in The Great Gatsby, March 3, 1974.

Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, title page and inscription by the author to Edmund Burke, 1776.

Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith, title page and inscription by the author to Edmund Burke, 1776.

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