Research & Collections News
May 28, 2010
The Changing Workplace: The Brownlee Papers/Dewees Department Store Collection
Experts in generational studies have a wide range of hypotheses about what separates the millennial generation of today from their parents and grandparents, but one theme that commonly emerges concerns manners. Some have argued that young people today lack the polite respect that their predecesso
January 22, 2010
Spotlight on Collections: The Allen D. Cardwell Manufacturing Corporation
In November of 1922, archaeologist Howard Carter made a striking discovery. Buried beneath the ruins of a worker's village, deep in The Valley of the Kings, lay the long-forgotten tomb of King Tutankhamen. The discovery of King Tut’s tomb sparked a craze for all things related to ancient Egypt.