Bush Library and Museum Tweets 1991 Gulf War Decisive Conclusion

Feb 23, 2014, 17:55 ET from George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

COLLEGE STATION, Texas, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum at Texas A&M University is recounting the decisive conclusion of the 1991 Persian Gulf War, including the 100-hour ground war, through Twitter.

Using hashtag #GulfWarDocs, the Bush Library and Museum (@BushLibrary) is tweeting links to archival documents, statements, photos and more through Feb. 28.

The purpose of the #GulfWarDocs tweets is to drive new interest to the library's archival holdings and ensure that anyone can explore, discover, and learn from them.

Sample tweet: #TDiH Pres. Bush's Address to the Nation Announcing Allied Military Ground Action in the Persian Gulf. http://ow.ly/tPxbZ  #GulfWarDocs

For more information about the Gulf War, including a list of archival documents, public papers, photos, video and more, go to bushlibrary.tamu.edu/gulfwar.

Located on the campus of Texas A&M University – a premier public Tier 1 research university home to more than 50,000 students – the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is part of the National Archives and Records Administration's Presidential Libraries system. For more information go to bushlibrary.tamu.edu.

Media Contact: 
Will King 
Marketing and Communications Director 
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum 
(979) 691-4069  |  will.king@nara.gov


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