I recently received this YouTube video in a newsletter from The History List*:
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I was amused. I was touched. I identified. And I want to know “What is the nerdiest history thing you have ever done?”
As a full-time professional history nerd, I find it hard to chose. But if I have to choose one: backing up down a road because we passed a historical marker.
* The History List is exactly what it sounds like: a data base of history events and exhibits in the United States. History List as also the organizer of a one-day event called History Camp, which they describe as an “unconference”. Here’s the link if you want to know more: https://www.thehistorylist.com/