The Best Historyfolk in Social Media

Historyfolk Shorty Award Leaders

See the winners of the 5th Annual Shorty Awards →

1st

Laura Crossley

Laura Crossley

Culture, museums, engagement, inclusion, learning

2nd

Jenni Fuchs

Jenni Fuchs

Museologist. Photographer. Cake baker. Blogger. Founder of @Museum140. German by birth, Scottish at heart. Tweets in English & Deutsch. Views here are my own.

2nd
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Gemma Dhami

Gemma Dhami

Museum Development Officer for Worcestershire. Love my sewing machine, tacky English kitsch and charity shops. All views are my own.

3rd

Mar

Mar

American mom/wife in UK. Tweets A Lot. @CultureThemes @MuseumCamp #savelibraries @TeensInMuseums @kidsinmuseums. #Museomixer Digital Social Activist.

3rd
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Dartmouth Museum

Dartmouth Museum

Dartmouth Museum is housed in an atmospheric old merchant's house, built in approximately 1640. Tweets by a team of Twits

3rd
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Rebecca Lawrence

Rebecca Lawrence

Museum Educator at a small history museum in SE PA. Art Museum Educator. Interests in social media, emerging technology, German Art, culture, cuisine.

3rd
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Paige Dansinger

Paige Dansinger

Paige Dansinger is an artist & art historian. What excites me: Museum Games - Participatory Engagement - Digital Innovations!! #DrawArt

4th

glynis powell

glynis powell

museum development - passionate about making it happen for people.

4th
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Megan Southwood

Megan Southwood

News for the international museum community. Creator of The Museum Resource Network (nearly 1,000 members from around the world). Also @MuseumResource.

4th
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Michael Spender

Michael Spender

Borough of Poole Museum & Arts Manager. Likes: all sport (esp. cycling, Forest, F1); art; heritage; writing; laughing. Personal tweets (also tweet @PooleMuseum)

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Russell Dornan

Russell Dornan

Scottish | Museum person (natural history) | Photographer | Vegetarian | Enjoys punctuation, dinosaurs, foxes, clouds, brooches & using the word 'egg'.

4th
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Matthew Ward

Matthew Ward

Historian & edutainer, bringing #history & #heritage to life. Please contact me via my website for enquiries and bookings.

4th
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Erin Blasco

Erin Blasco

Museum education, social media, outreach at @amhistorymuseum. Storify of last #musesocial chat on museum blogging: http://s.si.edu/fTgft

4th
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richard moss

richard moss

Culture24 editor and writer tweeting about culture, heritage and the arts.

4th
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Tincture Of Museum

Tincture Of Museum

Claire Madge - Museum volunteer, Librarian. Mum of 3. Kids in Museums, Education in Museums. Hoping to raise awareness of Autism and Aspergers!

4th
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Rena  Maguire

Rena Maguire

Matured trainee archaeologist. No-nonsense, straight talker. .Retired media 'ho,very happy to be in academia. Views all mine, baby.

4th
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Dave Menti

Dave Menti

Museums. History. Heritage. London. Digital.

4th
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Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor

Director Museums Association UK

4th
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Museum Maven

Museum Maven

Museum enthusiast and champion of change; want to engage audiences with new technologies

4th
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Dr Phil Weir

Dr Phil Weir

19th/20th Century naval history, particularly naval aviation.