Crowdsourcing Slavery Interpretation: Challenges and Responses

Courtesy of Montpelier Foundation. By Christian Cotz, Kristin Gallas, Linnea…


Seven African American Museums Selected for First NMAAHC StEPs Cohort

Over the next twelve months, seven African American history organizations will…


Stopping Stones and the Slave Dwelling Project Are Coming to Kansas City

There are a couple of unique opportunities for attendees at the upcoming AASLH…


Fifth Annual Slave Dwelling Project Conference Call for Proposals

Cabin c. 1830, Sotterley Plantation, Hollywood, Maryland. The fifth annual…


Living in the Past: the Heritage House Program at Strawbery Banke Museum

The front entrance of the Penhallow House on Washington St., Portsmouth, NH. In…


I Said Bang! A History of the Dirt Bowl, the Crown Jewel of the Most Basketball-Obsessed City in America

This project is the recipient of a 2017 History in Progress Award. Inaugural…


Liberating Threads, Liberating Histories

Michelle D. Flamer with her quilt New Century Poll Tax. As a history student at…


Bridging the Divide: Connecting Stagville’s Past to Its Modern Community

Row of original slave dwellings, including one renovated by sharecroppers.…