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The Public Historian (2020) 42 (1): 80–97.
Published: 01 February 2020
... will explore The ONWARD Project’s strategies and experiences in compensating for the lack of Native voices and perspectives in the archival materials from the RBMVE. Discussion is framed around experiences with seeking the identities of unnamed people in historical photographs through community outreach...
The Public Historian (2019) 41 (2): 163–189.
Published: 01 May 2019
... in New York. The exhibition placed works of art alongside documentary photography, film, and archival materials in unique ways to ask visitors to rethink what counts as activism and to reconsider home as a crucial political space. This paper reflects on the ways the curator sought to activate...
The Public Historian (2018) 40 (2): 69–95.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Marika Cifor; Michelle Caswell; Alda Allina Migoni; Noah Geraci Using data gleaned from semistructured interviews with seventeen community archives founders, volunteers, and staff at twelve sites, this paper examines the relations and roles of community archives and archivists in social justice...
The Public Historian (2018) 40 (2): 96–103.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Bob Clark The recent announcement by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) and the Barack Obama Foundation that there will be no Barack Obama Presidential Library has received very little attention or scrutiny. This essay examines that decision and places it in historical context...
The Public Historian (2015) 37 (1): 39–45.
Published: 01 February 2015
... topics in Native American history and United States-tribal relations. © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California and the National Council on Public History 2015 Native American Bureau of Indian Affairs American Indian Records Repository archives litigation support Bury My...
The Public Historian (2014) 36 (4): 26–37.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Michelle Caswell Building on the author’s experiences as the co-founder and a board member of the South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA), this article posits that independent, community-based archives are crucial tools for fighting the symbolic annihilation of historically marginalized groups...