Great blog post about ALHFAM

A wonderful write up about just what makes the ALHFAMily the great organization it is by ALHFAM member Andrew Duppstadt: In mid-June I embarked on my first major road trip in my new car. I dropped my mother off in western PA to spend time with her family and I continued on to Akron, Ohio to attend the… Continue reading Great blog post about ALHFAM

Scenes From the Road, part V

Here is another post in the series of reports from our President, Dr. Debra Reid as she particiaptes in the AIMA conference in Estonia. July 2, 2013 Shelf after shelf of seed specimens, too old to germinate, may challenge agricultural museum curators. They may exercise their de-accession policies to reduce the number of fragile glass containers and… Continue reading Scenes From the Road, part V

Scenes from the Road, part IV

The latest in a series of blog posts from our President, Dr. Debra Reid: Talking Pork Tomorrow (June 29) I will present a paper on “working animals at living history farms” at the AIMA conference in Tartu, Estonia. This theme runs through several presentations. Today we heard a preliminary report on a survey of working animals… Continue reading Scenes from the Road, part IV

Scenes from the Road, part III

Continuing the series of reporting from the AIMA conference in Estonia, here's another piece by our President, Dr. Debra Reid: June 27, 2013 – Open Air Museums and their History The Estonian Open Air Museum (EOAM) has more than seventy historic buildings on nearly 80 hectares. Most began as farm dwellings, sheds and outbuildings, before… Continue reading Scenes from the Road, part III

Follow us in Texas Soon!

So, folks are packing, making last minute arrangements, putting finishing touches on their presentations, and wrapping up way too many loose ends at work in preparation for the ALHFAM migration to Dallas at the end of this week. I'll join Derrick and Heidi in Blogging here and posting on the 2012 ALHFAM Facebook page. Those… Continue reading Follow us in Texas Soon!

Social Media at the 2012 meeting!

Web guru Blake Hayes has graciously made the following post on the ALHFAM homepage: The 2012 ALHFAM conference theme is "Maintaining Relevance in a Digital Age" and  we are going to practice what we preach and keep you updated digitally! Find the  latest on the conference on the 2012 Conference Facebook page, ALHFAM Facebook page, LinkedIN… Continue reading Social Media at the 2012 meeting!