Smithsonian museums continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. Read a message from our director, and check our website and social media for updates.

Profile profile for KenyonG

Greg Kenyon

Project Assistant

University of Maryland, College Park, BA 2008 MA expected 2018

Research Specialties: 

Generally interested in the history of technology in the many shapes and sources it takes in material culture. Specifically I am interested in studying the role of technology in the social and political economy of the 20th century, especially the use of the telegraph and wireless telegraphy.

Role in Museum: 

As a Project Specialist I work with our database to publish our collections the web, build Object Groups, create online exhibitions, and suport the missions of a variety of programs and exhibitions.

Projects: 

Object Groups

Smithsonian Automobile Collection

Smithsonian Bicycle Collection

The Antibody Initiative

The Tokuno Gift

Cosmetics and Personal Care

Mining Lights and Hats

. . .and many more!

Online Exhibitions

America on the Move

Between A Rock and a Hard Place: A History of American Sweatshops 1820-Present