Art and Life in Early America

Docents using a "mind map" for a creative writing exercise that is now a part of the Early American tour.

Docent Guide 10.24.16 Includes addition of Gallery 22: Karen Hampton, which replaces Gallery 4 Portraits. Karen Hampton exhibit information is under exhibits, or use search engine in the upper right.

Routes 10.17.16

Training Videos:

January 30, 2017 Loom Docent Video 

October 24, 2016 Updated training with Karen Hampton  video

November 4, 2013  Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9
November 2, 2015  Art & Life in Early America Tour Review (Part 1) video (Part 2) video (Part 3 Kinau) video (Part 4 Basement Waiting Area/Fireplace Rm.) video (Part 5 Gallery 30) video

Gallery 30: Textile Making, Occupations & Costumes

Colonial America Tour information  12
Fireplace Room: Travel & Village Life

Gallery 22: Karen Hampton: Understanding slavery

Gallery 13: landscape, portraits & furniture 
Kinau Courtyard: Colonial Games

   TIPS:  Snacks should be eaten AFTER the children play games to keep the games clean.


Gallery 4: Portraits & understanding the Northern Colonial economy Note: Replaced by Karen Hampton Exhibit for 2016-2017 School Year
Gallery 4 Activity - small portraits of Grandma, Nathanial and Gov. Brooks (not attached)
    Indentured servants occupations