Memory Alpha
Memory Alpha
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One year before the American bicentennial celebration, Gene Roddenberry and Wilton Dillon from the Smithsonian Institution shred a friendly correspondence. We welcome back Margaret Weitekamp – almost fifty years to the day since the "Big E" was shipped from LA to DC – to further discuss the importance of pop-culture in the country's preeminent collection of historical artifacts.

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