Southern food museums sizzle and fizz

Reviewing two of the region's newest institutions

The Lodge Museum of Cast Iron in South Pittsburg, Tennessee/ Photos by Hanna Raskin
The Lodge Museum of Cast Iron in South Pittsburg, Tennessee/ Photos by Hanna Raskin
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Museum curators are typically obsessive about tracking objects. Take it from someone whose graduate curriculum in museum studies included lessons in applying accession numbers to paint chips.

But history organizations across the country have apparently lost count of the most important item of all: History organizations.

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