Research & Collections News
July 25, 2022
A Film for the Classroom from Fostoria Glass Company
Classrooms were among the many venues for showing industrial and sponsored films in the middle of the 20th century. Placement in classrooms required some stealth from the sponsors and film companies. These films couldn’t be overtly commercial with pushy sales methods.
June 23, 2022
Museum Collections: Hagley Goes to Kenmore
At the end of April, I had the honor of speaking at a luncheon celebrating the Centennial of Historic Kenmore. Located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Kenmore was the home of George Washington’s sister, Betty Washington Lewis, and her husband, Fielding Lewis.