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The Public Historian (2018) 40 (3): 292–318.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Laura Coyle Before opening, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture established a program to create digital collection records and surrogates, which play a critical role in collection care, collection accessibility, and enhancing the meaning of collections. The...
The Public Historian (2016) 38 (2): 23–41.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Mireya Loza From 2005 to 2009 the National Museum of American History embarked on one of its most ambitious collecting projects, focused on documenting experiences around the Bracero Program, the largest guest worker program in American History. This article focuses on the dilemmas of documenting...