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Ashland's Opening Day

YOU ARE HERE -> 1950

Ashland, the Henry Clay estate, has since the early nineteenth century been an important American historic site.  During Clay’s lifetime (1777-1852), the estate was often equated with the man and ‘Ashland’ became a household word.  906 more words


Strategic Assessment at Historic House Museums and Sites

When I first approach a historic site or house museum, I want to know all about its position in the market it finds itself in. I look at the four elements that are the cornerstones of strategic analysis: Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats . 213 more words

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The Cape Medical Museum

The thing about researching and working on difficult heritage is that it is difficult for a reason. Part of why I planned such a lengthy research trip to South Africa was that I knew I’d be confronting a lot of serious, emotional topics and sites, and I wanted to have time in between these more intense experiences to recover. 589 more words