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Katharine Hepburn: Rebellious and Sporty

April 18, 2014 · Collections, Exhibits

Over the past couple of weeks while preparing for the opening of Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen, I’ve been thinking a lot about Katharine Hepburn. One thing that I keep going back to is her parents – and how much they must have influenced her. Hepburn loved sports and was fiercely competitive. Her…
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Katharine Hepburn – Still an Inspiration!

February 21, 2014 · Exhibits

As I sit in my office writing this post, I look out my window that faces Elizabeth Street, and see a very cold and dreary scene. Not to mention the icicles, some taller than I am, hanging from the roof!

What I’ve Learned from Kate Steinway…

September 20, 2013 · Exhibits

When the September blog schedule came out and I saw that my entry was slated to post on September 20, I knew I had no choice—I would want to write something about Kate. Because after 32 years, she’s retiring—and today is her last day at CHS.

Brush and Floss 2x a day!

June 21, 2013 · Collections

Long before I knew that working in the museum field was even a possibility, I wanted to be a dentist. In high school I spent a summer working at the UConn School of Dental Medicine, and when I went off to college I was all set to go pre-med, but that’s another story… So it…
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