Research & Collections News
November 19, 2018
The Bears’ Dollhouse: A bit of warm (and fuzzy) holiday cheer
It isn’t unusual for museums to expand their collections to better illustrate the stories of the people, places or events they are telling. Last year Hagley was gifted a dollhouse, with a sweet story of its own, that made it more that just another museum artifact.
October 22, 2018
Razzle Dazzle and Rangefinding: Hitting Your Target in WWI
The United States Navy was well aware of the threat posed by German U-boats when America entered World War I in April 1917. Kaiser Wilhelm’s submarines wrought havoc on Allied shipping since the War began in 1914, sinking hundreds of vessels.