The text of a paper delivered at a conference on tourism details the ways in which commercially published stereographs were used to simulate travel experiences, 1895-1921.
The list of selected staff publications may be searched by keyword or author and can be sorted by year.
The text of a paper delivered at a conference on tourism analyzes the goals of tourists when visiting museums as part of a sight-seeing ritual.
A psychological and cultural meditation about the unique experience of photobooth photographs, with notes about the NMAH Hall of Photography’s photobooth.
This essay describes the influence of Hahn's graduate school photography professor, Henry Holmes Smith, on her early work, including her revival of "obsolete" photographic processes such as gum-bichromate. Her technical and aesthetic experiments are described.
A history of the Scurlock family studio and its significance for the African American community of Washington.
On several key objects in an exhibition on submarines in the Cold War and how they contributed to the exhibition theme
On the unusual organization of the exhibition team, stressing its efforts to display nuclear submarine development and operations in the context of the Cold War.
Annotated bibliography of works published before 1967.
Includes author, title, and subject indexes, with annotation for all articles.
On the author’s intellectual history.
Women played important and indispensable military support roles in European and American armies from the 15th through the early 19th centuries.
Military technological change greatly influenced the course of European and American history in the 20th century.
Military concerns greatly influenced the development of engineering and engineering education in the 18th and 19th centuries, with important consequences for 19th-century industrialization.
How anthropology and archaeology have dealt with war since the 19th century.
On the historiography of military technology, including the role of museums.
The adoption of gunpowder weapons tended to strengthen central governments against regional powers.
Overview of the development of American military technology, from colonial times to the present.
Overview of relationships between science, engineering, and American military institutions, from colonial times to the present.
Links between military and scientific institutions expanded and intensified during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Military technological innovation has profoundly influenced the course of world history since earliest times.
Catalog of the West Point in the Making of America exhibition.
Bibliographical essay focused on recent scholarship on the interaction of science and technology with American military institutions in the 19th century.
On the necessary and vital roles women served in supporting the activities of early modern armies.
Society and economy are as much products as causes of military and technological change.
Relationships between women and military institutions altered radically from the mid-19th century to World War I, reflecting the changing social status of both women and the military.