The Lakefront Historian

A Student-Run Public History Blog from Chicago

Two public history program grads walk into a museum…

As every public historian knows, our training has ruined museums for us.  Even when we’re just visiting a museum for fun, we find ourselves considering how the exhibits are arranged, … Continue reading

October 23, 2012 · 4 Comments

Summer at the Library of Congress

Greetings from Washington, D.C! I feel fortunate to be spending my summer in the nation’s capitol as a Junior Fellow at the Library of Congress. My internship is in the … Continue reading

July 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

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