Tag Archives: West Virginia

Interpreting & Plowing & Bookbinding & More

Many great opportunities to learn new skills, meet new people, and see new places are available in the next few months thanks to ALHFAM regional and Professional Interest Group gatherings. Take advantage if you can: The Mid-Atlantic region has put … Continue reading

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Annual Conference Photos on Facebook

Take a look at the Western Region of ALHFAM on Facebook site. There are some good photos posted there of the 2011 meeting. -Katie Boardman

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More Posts to Come

Today, Wednesday, folks are on the road and on a train ride.  The Jackson’s Mill campus is quiet, just a few folks are home telecommuting and working on projects. A few have departed from the conference a bit early to … Continue reading

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ALHFAM Annual Conference Fellowships

We had our largest group of fellowship recipients ever participating in this year’s meeting.  Consult the Spring 2011 Bulletin for the full list.  Congratulations to all.  Your presence made the meeting all the richer. (Watch for announcement of Fellowship applications … Continue reading

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Music and Dance

At least one ALHFAM conference evening features music and dance, last evening was no exception.  A local bluegrass band got us singing and up on our feet. – Katie Boardman

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The Historical Fashion Show

A favorite ALHFAM banquet entertainment is the historical fashion show.  The good research and careful craftsmanship of creating reproduction historical clothing of our members and their sites is on display. The clothing and textile folks are in seventh heaven. Its … Continue reading

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John Caramia Given Schlebecker Award

John T. Schlebecker was one of the founding members of ALHFAM. He worked as curator of the agricultural collections at the Smithsonian Institution and served as ALHFAM Secretary/Treasurer for many years. The award named in his honor is given to … Continue reading

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