In order to share stories of ASM's history and national impact with you, we have produced a series of video interviews with ASMers, past and present. You will find them on ASM's YouTube channel, where you can also find many more informative videos on a variety of topics, including lectures, exhibits, research projects, and interviews with museum staff and visiting Native artists.
Please take a look. We hope you enjoy the following new offerings:
Curator Dr. Irene Bald Romanogives us historical context in three brief conversations: A History of Museums pre-1893; 1893: A Good Year for Museums; and ASM's Early Collections.
In two videos, bioarchaeologist andNAGPRA coordinator Dr. John McClelland explains that ASM's leadership role in repatriation goes back to the 1930s and points out that ASM's successes with repatriation are due to longstanding relationships built on trust and mutual respect.