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It’s a Wrap: The Summer ’13 Internships Come to a Close

As the end of the summer draws close, the Oral History Project is winding down for the year. Interviews will still be conducted during the year as opportunities present themselves, but the bulk of work conducted by interns will be put on hold for next summer.  To reiterate what I recently posted on the Dumbarton […]

Don’t Feed the Wildlife: Dumbarton Oaks and its Neighbors

Though Dumbarton Oaks may feel “otherworldly”, as Margaret Dawson, an associate of Mildred Bliss, has it—what with its self-sufficiently immured Arcadian vistas and charmingly, necessarily arcane scholarly foci—no research institute is a world unto itself; even D.O. is part of the main, in rich and vibrant commerce with its environs and neighbors. As Georgetowners congregate […]