Future of History Museums

Directors of some the United States' most prominent history museums talked about the experiences and challenges of running their respective… read more

Directors of some the United States' most prominent history museums talked about the experiences and challenges of running their respective institutions. They spoke about the changes they’ve overseen, and improvements they’ve made to best present the stories and objects from their collections to researchers and the general public. 

This session was part of the 2014 annual meeting of the American Historical Association, and was hosted by the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Stephen Aron Professor University of California, Los Angeles
  • Lonnie G. Bunch III Founding Director National Museum of African American History and Culture
  • Kevin Gover Director National Museum of the American Indian
  • John Gray Director Smithsonian Institution->National Museum of American History
  • Joan Marshall Director Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Louise Mirrer President and CEO New York Historical Society
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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 17, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 1, 2014

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  • Feb 17, 2014 | 1:31pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2014 | 9:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 18, 2014 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2014 | 4:25pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2014 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 01, 2014 | 8:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
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