May 19, 2022

New Video: First Lady Michelle Obama Presents Recipients With 2014 National Medal for Museum and Library Service

Here’s a 25 minute video recording of the 2014 National Medal for Museum and Library Service ceremony that took place yesterday in the East Room of The White House.

A list of the ten 2014 recipients is available here.

Along with the video that’s embedded below is a complete text transcript of the program (including Mrs. Obama’s comments and introductions).

IMLS Director Susan Hildreth shares opening remarks along with introductions of several VIPs in attendance.

Congratulations to all of the winners.

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