Roadblocks to Challenging the Exclusive Past

I am choosing to gear this week’s blog questions towards my time at the National Council on Public History annual meeting in Baltimore, Maryland in lieu of speaking to one public history professional. I went to the conference with very few expectations and while I left reinvigorated by the prospects of a career in public history, I…

Facts on File: Access and Transparency

As their website puts it, “Infobase is an educational solutions company providing digital reference content…” In particular Infobase’s Facts on File online content provides valuable historical content. There are several important features about Facts on File. The website contains videos, images, timelines, biographies, and documents. In particular I was looking at the American Indian history…