ATF to Transfer 200-Year-Old Hamilton Document to National Archives
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WHAT: Unveiling and transfer ceremony of an original Alexander Hamilton document from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to the National Archives. This document is one of the opening salvos in the events which led to the Whiskey Rebellion. Come to the National Archives to hear about its significance and the fascinating story of how it ended up at ATF. WHO: Adrienne Thomas, Acting Archivist of the United States Kenneth Melson, Acting Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Michael Kurtz, Assistant Archivist for Records Services, Washington, DC WHEN: 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 24, 2009 WHERE: Archivist's Reception Room National Archives Building 700 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20408 The media should use the Pennsylvania Ave. entrance. PLEASE NOTE: NO ARTIFICIAL LIGHT MAY BE USED ON THE DOCUMENT. CONTACT: National Archives Public Affairs, +1-202-357-5300, or ATF Public Affairs, +1-202-648-8500 /PRNewswire-USNewswire -- Sept. 21/ SOURCE Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives