FSA Tips: Visitor Services Beyond the Front Desk

By Jeannette Rooney, Assistant Director, Local History Services, Indiana…


Field Services Alliance Tips: Emergency Preparedness

The Problem:  Cultural institutions often lack the ability to develop…


ASK FSA: Fur and Feathers in Costume Collection

19th Century Hawaiian Feather Cape, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural…


Ask FSA: Reading Insignia on Military Uniforms

Identification of the military decorations John Glenn earned as a Marine Corps…


Take Two and Call Me in the Morning: A Glimpse at Life in Field Services

This post was originally published on Backstage Pass to North Dakota History…


Ten Fundraising To-do’s for Small Museums & Nonprofits

Does fundraising leave you at a loss? Have you read fundraising guides and…


Improving History Work: Collaboration Continues to Matter

Before there was an American Association for State and Local History, many…