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American Eagle Book

American Eagle: A Visual History of Our National Emblem by Preston Cook

Purchase the book today and the proceeds will benefit the museum expansion.

American Eagle: A Visual History of Our National Emblem explores the eagle in American life through a vast array of objects and memorabilia in virtually every shape, size, and medium that comprises the Preston Cook American Eagle Collection.

The Cook Collection has been donated to and is being exhibited at the newly renovated National Eagle Center. The Cook Collections consists of almost 40,000 pieces of exquisite artwork, photographs, and illustrations; a 1,500 item library; military and political ephemera, and everyday and unique memorabilia f dating from the American Revolution to the present.

Preston Cook

Preston Cook

For more 50 years, Preston Cook has devoted his time to sharing his passion for the American Bald Eagle with others. Learn more about his work and the impressive American Eagle Collection.

If you have questions about your order or want further information about the Cook Collection, please contact or call 651.565.4989.

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