Author Archives: Kimberly Toney Pelkey

About Kimberly Toney Pelkey

Head of Readers' Services

New Online Exhibition: From English to Algonquian: Early New England Translations

English to Angonquin screenshot

In addition to paging and returning collections materials, managing the desk schedule and the reference and reception staff, answering reference questions and compiling daily circulation statistics, my typical day as head of readers’ services usually involves meeting one or more researchers who are excited to arrive at Antiquarian Hall for the very first time. After ...

Worcester Through Wohlbrück, or, An introduction to photographic resources in GIGI

Wohl Worcester Images

If you navigate your way to the AAS online content webpage, you’ll find a link to the Society’s digital image archive, GIGI. In GIGI you’ll discover a searchable database of over 50,000 images from the society’s collection - from maps to manuscripts, war images to newspapers, cartoons, illustrations and more. My personal favorite is the ...