Amy Drake

Amy Drake specializes in the intersection between social justice movements and culture. She earned her BA in History from Grinnell College, Iowa, and her MA in History Museum Studies from the Cooperstown Graduate Program, New York. Upon graduation, Amy moved to the west coast to begin work at the Southern Oregon Historical Society. She has curated many exhibitions and directed the Oregon Heritage Excellence Award winning program "History: Made by You." Amy currently volunteers on the boards of the Oregon Museums Association and the Jackson County Cultural Coalition.

Author's Entries

  • Southern Oregon Historical Society

    The Southern Oregon Historical Society (SOHS) collects, preserves, and shares the historical documents and artifacts of Southern Oregon. For much of its existence, SOHS was among the best-funded and important local historical societies in Oregon, amassing a large collection of artifacts, documents, photographs, and objects that drew visitors to the …

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