This guide for the American collections at the Peabody Essex Museum was designed by Salem in History to meet the needs of educators who wish to embrace the use of visual material in their curriculum. More...


Project Director and Writer: Abaigeal Duda

Editorial Consultants: 
Curatorial Content: Karen Kramer, Paula Richter, Samuel Scott
Historical Content: Carney Maley, Irene Axelrod
Interpretation: Vasundhara Prabhu
Pedagogy: Elizabeth Beaulieu, David Buckhoff, Rebecca Zimmerman

Special Thanks to: Brad Austin, Jeff Dykes, Kathy Flynn, Jim Forrest, Christine Michelini, and the Education staff at the Peabody Essex Museum. Also many thanks to the Museum Action Corps Interns who worked for Salem in History during the summer of 2006: Leah Ingraham and Anna Kichorowsky; their research and general assistance were of great help to this project.

Design Consultant: Jennie Malcolm
Website Development: Abaigeal Duda

This guide was developed by Salem in History in association with the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA.  2006.

SALEM in History is supported by the U.S. Department of Education through a Teaching American History grant.

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