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Rebecca Price
Rebecca Price is a historian and museum professional with over a decade of experience in nonprofit programming, administration, and communications. She believes women’s history is always overlooked, often watered-down, and sometimes all-together edited out. In 2015, she founded Chick History, Inc, a nonprofit dedicated to rebuilding history one story at a time by focusing on women’s history, original programming, and community outreach. She holds an M.A. in Museums Studies from George Washington University and has worked for the National Museum of Women in the Arts, the Institute of Museums and Library Services, and the American Association for State and Local History.

Entries by Rebecca Price

5 Things You May Not Know About the Seneca Falls Convention

(7) Comments | Posted July 17, 2015 | 5:34 PM

"The First Wave" statue exhibit in the lobby of the Women's Rights National Historical Park visitor center in Seneca Falls, NY.

July 19-20 marks the anniversary of the Women's Rights Convention, a.k.a., the Seneca Falls Convention. This two-day convention held in Seneca Falls,...

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When Art and History Combine Perfectly

(0) Comments | Posted May 16, 2014 | 12:58 PM

A photograph of a wax figure sculpted from a painting. That's the idea behind Hiroshi Sugimoto's Portraits, a series of nine-minute-long exposures of wax figures that were modeled from painted portraits.

The result is a paparazzi-like photograph of a historical figure turned into a modern celebrity. Many of these photographs...

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Sarah Hale: The Woman Who Made Thanksgiving Happen

(2) Comments | Posted November 22, 2011 | 4:10 PM

"Permit me, as Editress of the "Lady's Book," to request a few minutes of your precious time, while laying before you a subject of deep interest to myself and -- as I trust -- even to the President of our Republic, of some importance. This subject is to have the...

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Where Did Hillary and Audrey Go? Writing Women Out of History

(62) Comments | Posted May 10, 2011 | 5:45 PM

How do you write someone out of history? It's easy. Just don't mention them. Or just photoshop them out of the picture.

By now, most of America, if not the world, has seen the iconic photograph of the Osama bin Laden mission from the White House Situation Room. The image,...

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10 Reasons We Need International Women's Day to Help Raise Awareness

(2) Comments | Posted March 8, 2011 | 10:33 AM

Women's Studies pioneer Gerda Lerner once said, "Women's history is the primary tool for women's emancipation." Women must educate themselves in order to empower themselves. We need heroes who came before us to inspire us to take action today.

March 8 is the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, a...

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