Articles with keyword "50 States of Preservation"

The 1933 women’s basketball team of the State College for Colored Students.

50 States of Preservation: Delaware State University in Dover, Delaware

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps Delaware State University preserve a treasure trove of historic photographs.

The 1908 Buick displayed in the lobby of the Fort Smith Museum of History

50 States of Preservation: Fort Smith Museum of History in Fort Smith, Arkansas

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps Fort Smith Museum of History preserve treasured artifacts of the town's past for thousands of visitors each year.

A summer visitor with a stereoviewer learning about 19th-century 3-D.

50 States of Preservation: Edmond Historical Society and Museum in Edmond, Oklahoma

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

NEH Preservation Assistance Grants have helped Oklahoma's Edmond Historical Society & Museum preserve photographs, farm equipment, furniture, and artifacts documenting Edmond from its pioneer roots to the present.

Hunters explaining how harpoon heads function. Photographer: Raymond Yakoubian.

50 States of Preservation: Kawerak, Inc., in Nome, Alaska

By Ralph Canevali

the Katirvik Cultural Center maintains an ethnographic collection of materials from the Inupiat, Yupik, and St. Lawrence Island Yupik peoples of Alaska.

Rachel Tirrell, Rockingham Free Public Library Intern

50 States of Preservation: Rockingham Free Public Library in Rockingham, Vermont

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helped Rockingham Free Public Library preserve photographs showing the town's history.

Visitors viewing the vintage scoreboard used for Kirksville High School games.

50 States of Preservation: Adair County Historical Society in Kirksville, Missouri

By Ralph Canevali

This feature is part of a series we call “50 States of Preservation,” in which we are touring small and mid-sized museums, libraries, historical societies, and other repositories

Navajo Dinosaur pictorial rug

50 States of Preservation: Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff, Arizona

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

NEH Preservation Assistance Grants help Museum of Northern Arizona preserve 650,000 items telling the story of the Colorado Plateau's people and natural environment.

Stowe House Exterior Front

50 States of Preservation: Harriet Beecher Stowe Center in Hartford, Connecticut

By Cathleen Tefft

Stowe’s work was significant for its breadth and its influence on public opinion, an unusual feat for a woman of her time.

Climbing the Rock Formations.

50 States of Preservation: Uintah County in Vernal, Utah

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps Uintah County cultural institutions prepare for emergency care for fossils, textiles, documents, and photographs of Utah and its peoples.

Parlor of Oakleigh House.

50 States of Preservation: Historic Mobile Preservation Society in Mobile, Alabama

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps the Historic Mobile Preservation Society preserve and provide access to records of the first United States Mardi Gras and a historic home of the Old South.