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George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film combines the world’s leading collections of photography and motion pictures with the National Historic Landmark mansion and gardens of Kodak founder George Eastman. Eastman is heralded as the father of popular photography and motion picture film.
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Rochester, N.Y., July 18, 2014—George Eastman House has achieved reaccreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). The highest national recognition for a museum, accreditation signifies an institution’s excellence to the museum community, governments, funders, outside agencies, and the public. Out of the more than 35,000 museums in the country, George Eastman House is a part of the three percent that are accredited.
Rochester, N.Y., July 16, 2014—George Eastman House has announced the appointment of Steven L. Schwartz, president and CEO of Tennis Corporation of America (TCA), based in Chicago, Illinois, as the new chair of its Board of Trustees.
Rochester, N.Y., June 30, 2014—Looking to beat the heat this summer? Cool down in your favorite Rochester museums. George Eastman House and Memorial Art Gallery have teamed up again this summer to offer discounted admission through the Get Cool, Get Cultured program.
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