Updates

  • Over the next year, the Dietrich American Foundation will present a series of articles in these pages, each featuring an object from the collection. The findings come from an extensive furniture survey conducted during the last several years by conservator Christopher Storb, who, along with the curator of the Foundation, Deborah Rebuck, examined 144 pieces […]

  • Learn how Wesleyan students and faculty gain new insights into the past and the present through interpreting and reinterpreting primary source materials.

  • Richard Dietrich and Dr. Susan P. Schoelwer will discuss the Dietrich American Foundation’s new book, In Pursuit of History: A Lifetime Collecting Colonial American Art and Artifacts during this digital Ford Evening Book Talk.

  • A recording of a Blue Hill Public Library program from 9/17/2020, featuring editor H. Richard Dietrich III sharing from his new book, “In Pursuit of History: A Lifetime Collecting Colonial American Art and Artifacts.”

  • Virtual Presentation given for the Athenaeum of Philadelphia via Zoom on September 23, 2020. In Pursuit of History: A Lifetime Collecting Colonial American Art and Artifacts with H. Richard Dietrich III