Where are All the School Groups Part 2 -- Teachers

As mentioned in the last installment of this View from the Porch, teachers are…


Where are the School Groups?

As the Curator/Director of a historic house in a small town, I hear the…


Returning a Lady to Glory

The Peacock House in Atlanta's Buckhead neighborhood sat for decades moldering…


Reflections on the Small Museums Committee: A Conversation with Carol Harsh

We’re looking back in time – March 31, 2004, to be exact – to when the Small…


Houses in the Mail...Within These Walls at the Smithsonian

Working at a historic house museum presents its own set of challenges,…


Apply Now for 2014 Developing History Leaders @SHA

For more than 50 years, SHA has provided an intensive residential professional…


Cooking up History

In more than 15 years of working in museums, from art museums to historic…


Social Media Help for the Small Museum

Like most small museum directors, I wear many hats. As much as I enjoy facing…


Bring Out Your Dead

With the coming of the New Year I have been reflecting a lot on…death...that’s…


AASLH Membership Something for Everyone

If you’re like me, you’ve often asked yourself, “Why should I join another…