Proposed Wings for the Natural History Building, 1931, Allied Architects of Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Image no. 95-1174.

Link Love: 06/25/2021

Link Love: a biweekly post with links to interesting videos and stories about archival issues, technology and culture, and Washington D.C. and American history.

For Pride Month, the Niels Bohr Library & Archives presents a round-up of writing by and about LGBTQ+ scientists! [via AIP Library

Smithsonian Secretary Lonnie Bunch proposes some top-notch additions to the National Portrait Gallery’s 1862 “Men of Progress“ painting. [via National Portrait Gallery

Portrait of Solomon G. Brown

The Rijksmuseum has re-embiggened Rembrandt’s “The Night Watch” with the help of some good, old-fashioned neural networks. [via Rijksmuseum]

Somewhere in between “soft pants” and “hard pants,” you’ll find the Northeast Document Conservation Center’s Conservation Shorts offerings. [via NEDCC]

Hyperallergic highlights the social media appeal of small museums. [via Hyperallergic]

Archivist Dorothy Berry delves into the profession’s “imaginative avoidance“ of upsetting white supremacist standards and structures. [via Dorothy Berry]

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has rolled out an architecture personality quiz! [via Saving Places]

Proposed Wings for NHB, 1931

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