Martha Goodway, 1974, Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Image no. 74-11067-26.

Link Love: 1/24/2020

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

On Thursday, January 30, celebrate Public Domain Day at American University! [via Biodiversity Heritage Library]

Genomics has finally crossed the last great frontier: the DNA of the giant squid. [via Marine Biological Laboratory

Mike Sweeney and Clyde F. E. Roper Examining Giant Squid Specimen

WAMU profiles one of Washington, DC’s master stone carvers. [via WAMU]

The Library of Congress has released a new digital collection featuring newspapers edited by Frederick Douglass! [via Library of Congress]

Pretty soon, we’ll be listening to the dulcet tones of ancient Egyptian priests. [via New York Times Science]

Repairing and Installing Egyptian Mummy Cases

The National Portrait Gallery’s Obama portraits will be on tour next year! [via Washington Post]

Open conservation is super hot right now. [via Jessie Arista]

Martha Goodway, by Unknown, 1974, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 74-11067-26.

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