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Curator's Corner

A Worcester, MA native, Richard A. Johnson has served as Curator of The Sports Museum since 1982. A varsity athlete at Lawrence Academy and Bates College, Johnson parlayed his Art History degree and an abiding passion for both sports and cultural history into a celebrated career. Johnson has also authored or co-authored 23 books and served as a consultant to projects and clients including The Boston Celtics, New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Cambridge Seven Associates, WGBH, ESPN, HBO, and The Boston Museum of Science.

Here is Richard Johnson’s “Curator’s Corner” where you will find many blog posts written by Johnson himself, as well as a featured exhibit that is currently being showcased at The Sports Museum.

Celebrating history.

RECALLING THE CHIEF

By Curator, Richard Johnson

THE SWITCHING YARD

By Curator, Richard Johnson

135 MORRISSEY BLVD, BOSTON, MA

By Curator, Richard Johnson

FRANK DEFORD BIDS NPR ADIEU

By Curator, Richard Johnson

REST IN PEACE JACK GRINOLD

1935 - 2017

By Curator, Richard Johnson

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