Procedures & Policies

For the past several weeks, I’ve been working on updating the historical society’s procedures and policies manuals.  It’s tedious work trying to describe everything that goes on at the museum in a way that other staff will be able to follow, but it’s very necessary work. I first created the…

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Curatorial Envy

You would think that a museum curator would want to avoid museums while on vacation but that hasn’t been the case with me! During a recent trip to Tucson, Arizona, I had the chance to visit a few of the museums that are located on the campus of the University…

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The Stuff I Find

I’ve been cleaning up my computer files at the museum this morning, mostly just moving things into the appropriate folders.  There were quite a few miscellaneous histories floating around; some transcriptions of notes museum staff have taken; some mini interviews we have had with visitors.  I thought I’d share one…

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