Tag Archives: local history

#51 Pearl Button Museum

My name is Robert P. Connolly and I would like to adopt the Pearl Button Museum. Tell us a bit more about yourself I live in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. I am the Director of the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa and Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Memphis. Courses I teach are around […]

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#47 Museum of Dartmoor Life

Museum of Dartmoor Life

My name is Chris Fletcher and I would like to adopt the The Museum of Dartmoor Life. Tell us a bit more about yourself I live in Cambridge and work at Cambridge University Press, which I really enjoy. I have a degree in History and love learning about the past, especially the history of the […]

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#43 Caithness Horizons

Pictish Stones (photograph courtesy of Caithness Horizons)

My name is Sara Donaldson and I would like to adopt Caithness Horizons. Tell us a bit more about yourself I live in the very far north of Scotland, in a place called Caithness, although I’m originally a Yorkshire lass. I am a bit of a jack-of-all trades… I was a librarian, then my relocation north facilitated […]

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#41 Carlow County Museum

The interior of the museum (Photograph courtesy of Carlow County Museum)

My name is Patricia Dowling and I would like to adopt the Carlow County Museum. Tell us a bit more about yourself I’m a recent Marketing Graduate from County Carlow in Ireland.  I am furthering my education by undertaking an MSc in one of Ireland’s top universities, NUI Galway, later this year.  Although my background […]

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#39 Armitt Museum

The Armitt Museum (Photograph courtesy of Zoe Dawes)

My name is Alice Kershaw and I would like to adopt the Armitt Museum. Tell us a bit more about yourself I am a Heritage Regeneration Officer in Peterborough, working to advocate for the heritage organisations here, to help with asset regeneration and fundraising and to raise the capacity of the sector in its widest sense. Tell […]

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