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Public History Alumna Heads Dallas Heritage Village


Melissa Prycer, who received her master’s in public history in 2003, now heads the Dallas Heritage Village, a one-of-a-kind living history museum in Dallas, Texas. The highly-interactive historic site tells the story of life in north Texas between 1840 and 1910. In an area primed for redevelopment, the Dallas Heritage Village has much to look forward to next year as it celebrates its 50th anniversary with new partnerships in the local business community and more than 60,000 visitors annually.

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