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Field Notes | August 2023

The Orange County Destination Arts and Culture program at John Wayne Airport highlights local cultural landmarks in Orange County for travelers to learn about and add to their travel itinerary. This spring, the Airport partnered with the Moulton Museum in Laguna Hills to share the Pioneer Spirit!  Meet Lewis and Nellie Gail Moulton and journey… Read More Field Notes | August 2023

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Preservation Month

https://70degrees.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/05/wp-1683934255157.mp4 Previous image Next image Moulton Museum is featuring Nellie Gail Moulton at the Muck. Nellie’s collection showcases her en plein air paintings, sketches, and ephemera. This exhibit was curated by 70 Degrees and Lisa Berman Art Agency. As the past president of the Laguna Art Association, Nellie Gail Moulton led the community in arts… Read More Preservation Month

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Women’s History

Nellie Gail Moulton Portrait, 1908 (2018.02.18) Nellie Gail Moulton: Through the Eyes of a Pioneer Woman Opening Reception: Thursday, May 18th, 2023; 5:30 – 7:30 PM  Soka University, Founders Hall Art Gallery. 1 University Drive Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 Moulton Museum is honored to feature Nellie Gail Moulton at the Soka University Founders Hall Art… Read More Women’s History

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The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

Congratulations to all the Oscar nominees and winners! We visited The Academy Museum located in Museum Row in Los Angeles. They are currently exhibiting the following: Stories of Cinema, The Path to Cinema: Highlights from the Richard Balzer Collection, Regeneration: Black Cinema, 1898–1971, and Backdrop: An Invisible Art. The exhibitions contain West by Northwest film backdrops. Learn about… Read More The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

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Interviewing a Historian Entrepreneur: Jennifer Keil

When we think of entrepreneurship, we usually think of products to sell, direct services to provide, or some sort of liaison role. In a way, entrepreneurship incorporates each of these aspects, but is not limited to them. Sometimes entrepreneurship is more creative, educational, or foundational. Entrepreneurship is all about having market alertness, finding a need,… Read More Interviewing a Historian Entrepreneur: Jennifer Keil

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Moulton Museum

Join us this Sunday, October 2nd from 12-6pm for the Laguna Hills Heritage Day! We are celebrating the 30th anniversary of incorporation of the city. We have been collaborating with the Moulton Family since 2017. They owned Rancho Niguel in Orange County. It comprised nearly 22,000 acres. Moulton Ranch is now expanded into other parts… Read More Moulton Museum

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Curating 1874

We love the etymology of museum terms!  We are curating 1874: Into the West at the Moulton Museum. Join us at the Moulton Ranch Center where we will be opening the Moulton Museum! We will be showcasing our exhibition “1874: Into the West” film with tours of our new museum. We are featuring the Wells Fargo… Read More Curating 1874