SAVE HISTORY!

Community History Preservation

As an expert in social history, I partner with cultural institutions, businesses, non-profit and governmental organizations to help them preserve their history through institutional genealogical research, archive design, and installation/exhibit design.


I charge hourly for research work and archive design, and by project for exhibit design. I partner with phenomenal designers, videographers, and brand experts to help you make your vision come alive. 


I work with 

  • State and National Historic Sites

  • Business Owners

  • Craft Breweries

  • Restaurants

  • Governmental organizations

  • Manufacturers 

  • Educational Institutions

  • Non-Profit Organizations

  • Law Firms

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SERVICES

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INSTITUTIONAL GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH

Uncovering unwritten institutional history through
- archival assessment
- institutional and supplemental research 
- oral history interviews with relevant interlocutors
- reviews of local and national repositories

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ARCHIVE DESIGN

- Collecting and curating ephemera, photographs, documents, and physical artifacts (this can include original purchase orders, photographs, biographies of founders, early technology, and prototypes)
- Identifying solutions for appropriate long-term storage and preservation for all objects
- Performing audits to identify potential risks and condition reporting

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INSTALLATIONS AND DIGITAL EXHIBITS

- Helping you take your authentic heritage and turn it into visually interesting exhibits and installations
- Examples include lobby or boardroom displays, institutional timelines, Instagram wall, digital media for company website or social media outlets

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