Every Object Tells a Business Story

This hand-painted sign hung at Annin's 1800s location on 99-101 Fulton Street; today the sign is displayed at its NJ headquarters.

Which objects symbolize your organization’s history? At year-end, gather a few and display them on your About Us pages, Instagram, and e-timeline. Take a cue from the Object Project at the Smithsonian Museum of American History in Washington, DC, which displays “everyday things that changed everything.” I’ve been known to squeal when CorporateHistory.net unearths an object that illustrates a client’s story and brand in a way that nothing else can, such as:

The Object Project at the Smithsonian Museum of American History in Washington, DC