I Remember When - Part 6

My First Computers I encountered (actually created) my first functional…


Helpful Tips for Finding and Choosing Lexicon Terms in Past Perfect 5.0

Picking the right Nomenclature term from Past Perfect can be a challenge if…


Meal Toys, Merchandising and Beyond!

A couple of times of year, I help my children sift through toys. Generally, we…


How Can My Museum Change from One Classification System to Another?

This post is an excerpt from a paper that was previously published in the…


Postcards: Messages, Mediums and Materials

Last winter, I fielded a question from a colleague which spurred on some deep…


Food in Museums Survey

The Conservation Committee of the Society for the Preservation of Natural…


I Remember When - Part 3 (Betty’s Shoebox)

Betty's Shoebox - or, How I Came to Nomenclature Image courtesy of the Computer…


I Remember When...Part 2

Computers first began to be used for management of museum collection records…


A Plague of Beetles on Your Historic House!

Well, the carpet-bagging, snowbirds arrived to the South more than a month…


Is it a Frisbee? Issues in Cross-Indexing Advertising Media

A few years ago, I gave an intern a routine assignment to take inventory of our…