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Flipping through digital scrapbooks

Two weeks ago, I was at the Campbell Center for Historic Preservation attending a workshop on preserving historic scrapbooks. Like most people who work with collections of historical materials, I have a love/hate relationship with scrapbooks. Many of them have fantastic commentary and contain unique items that would have otherwise disappeared. I have seen scrapbooks … Continue reading

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Hello from the AASLH Annual Meeting!

Hello from the American Association of State and Local History’s Annual Meeting in Richmond, Virginia! The theme for this year’s meeting is “Commemoration: The Promise of Remembrance and New Beginnings.” Very fitting with the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War and the 10th Anniversary of 9/11. I’m excited to attend this year’s meeting: Adam Goodheart … Continue reading

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Announcing Our Team!

Museum Minute is about to get a lot more exciting — there are now three of us on the Museum Minute Team. We’re planning to post 3+ posts each week and hopefully our diverse experiences will lead to some really neat entries. I wanted to officially introduce our wonderful new contributors–be prepared to see posts … Continue reading

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