Writing/Essay/Journal
As part of the Minnesota History Center’s 1968 Exhibit, a group of veterans built and assembled a replica of the Huey helicopter. One participant summed up his experience in the following words “It’s not about the artifact. It’s about the story.” What do you think he means? How does a sense of fun and/or camaraderie play out?

Activity
Curator Brian Horrigan states that 1968 was a collision of shocking events. Make a timeline of the events from that year that made headlines.