Backstage Pass to North Dakota History

This blog takes you behind the scenes of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. Get a glimpse at a day-in-the-life of the staff, volunteers, and partners who make it all possible. Discover what it takes to preserve North Dakota's natural and cultural history. We encourage dialogue, questions, and comments!

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Blog entryNorth Dakota State Historic Site Staff Bring Diverse Skill Sets to Job Guest Blogger01 week 1 day ago
Blog entryIntrigue Behind a Sitting Bull Painting: The Little-Known Story of Artist Caroline Weldon Kimberly Jondahl02 months 3 weeks ago
Blog entryImagine: The Rewards and Challenges of Beginning as the New Director During COVID-19 Bill Peterson06 months 1 week ago
Blog entryMuseum Feedback Matters: How Visitor Comments Influence Dinosaur Battles and Chocolate Kimberly Jondahl07 months 2 days ago
Blog entryFashion & Function Exhibit Finds Its Style David L. Newell07 months 5 days ago
Blog entrySurveying the Museum Collecting Survey Elise Dukart07 months 3 weeks ago
Blog entryKeeping Track of Stuff Elise Dukart07 months 3 weeks ago
Blog entryWomen’s Work: Expanding the Scope of an Exhibit Elise Dukart07 months 3 weeks ago
Blog entryAnd the Bride Wore… David L. Newell09 months 1 week ago
Blog entryPatience is a Virtue: Thompson Submachine Gun was Worth the Wait Guest Blogger011 months 1 week ago
Blog entry5 Reasons Readers Love "North Dakota History" Past Bloggers01 year 1 month ago
Blog entryBirth Records or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Research Joy Pitts01 year 1 month ago
Blog entryHidden in the Badlands: 5 Surprises at the Chateau de Morès Anna Killian01 year 1 month ago
Blog entryHave You Seen Any of These Three Rare Old Structural Connections Near You? Past Bloggers01 year 1 month ago
Blog entryHow Do I Love Thee: Valentine Ephemera Collection Guest Blogger01 year 2 months ago
Blog entrySecuring Echoes of the Past: Safety at the State Museum Guest Blogger01 year 2 months ago
Blog entryState Historic Site Spotlight: Cannonball Stage Station Guest Blogger01 year 3 months ago
Blog entryArchaeology Collections and the Science of Excavating Boxes Guest Blogger01 year 7 months ago
Blog entrySolving Archives Puzzles: My Summer in the Stacks Guest Blogger01 year 7 months ago
Blog entryFive Things You Never Knew About Working in a Museum Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago
Blog entryHow to Move a Mastodon Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago
Blog entryProducing "The Horse" Exhibit: Part 1 Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago
Blog entryProducing "The Horse in North Dakota" Exhibit: Part 2 Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago
Blog entryInstalling a Traveling Exhibit Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago
Blog entryYou Can’t Have It All, But You Can Come Close Past Bloggers01 year 9 months ago