RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Episode 39: The Orange County Regional History Center

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Title

RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Episode 39: The Orange County Regional History Center

Alternative Title

Orange County Regional History Center Podcast

Subject

Podcasts
Documentaries
Orlando (Fla.)
Museums--Florida
Public history--United States
Orange County (Fla.)

Description

Episode 39 of RICHES Podcast Documentaries: The Orange County Regional History Center. RICHES Podcast Documentaries are short form narrative documentaries that explore Central Florida history and are locally produced. These podcasts can involve the participation or cooperation of local area partners.

Episode 39 features an interview with public historian Michael Perkins, the exhibits coordinator at the Orange Country Regional History Center (OCRHC). Topics include how to start working in the field of public history, how the OCRHC addresses controversial subjects, and how exhibits are chosen and created. Located at 65 East Central Boulevard in Downtown Orlando, Florida, the Orange County Regional History Center is housed in the historic Orange County Courthouse and is a five-story museum consisting of local and regional histories of Orange County.

Abstract

This podcast discusses what it is like to be a public historian working in a museum. Michael Perkins, the exhibits coordinator at the Orange Country Regional History Center, talks about how to start working in the field, how the History Center addresses controversial subjects and how exhibits are chosen and created.

Creator

Turnbull, Lindsey

Source

Original 14-minute and 14-second podcast by Lindsey Turnbull, September 27, 2012: "RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Episode 39: The Orange County Regional History Center." RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Orlando, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 2012-09-27

Date Copyrighted

2012-09-27

Date Issued

2012-09-27

Contributor

Perkins, Michael

Is Part Of

RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Orlando, Florida.
RICHES Podcast Documentaries Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Requires

Multimedia software, such as QuickTime.

Format

audio/mp3

Extent

13 MB

Medium

14-minute and 14-second podcast

Language

eng

Type

Sound/Podcast

Coverage

Orange County Regional History Center, Downtown Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Item Creation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Lindsey Turnbull and published by RICHES of Central Florida.

Contributing Project

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"RICHES Podcast Documentaries, Episode 39: The Orange County Regional History Center." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/2492.
Porter, Tana Mosier, Cassandra Fyotek, Stephanie Gaub Antequino, Cynthia Cardona Meléndez, Garret Kremer-Wright, and Barbara Knowles. Historic Orange County: The Story of Orlando and Orange County. San Antonio, Tex: Historical Pub. Network, 2009.
"About Us." Orange County Regional History Center. http://www.thehistorycenter.org/support/about.

Sound/Podcast Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 audio podcast

Duration

14 minutes and 14 seconds

Bit Rate/Frequency

128kbps

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