Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Alexia MacClain

Alexia MacClain is a Library Technician at the National Museum of American History Library. She began working for Smithsonian Libraries and Archives on the trade literature inventory project in 2005. In 2007, Alexia moved on to her current position as Library Technician. She continues to work with the Trade Literature Collection in addition to handling other library duties including interlibrary loan. Alexia holds a B.A. in Historic Preservation from Mary Washington College.

Ascending Pikes Peak in a Locomobile

Over 120 years ago, two men climbed Pikes Peak in a new kind of steam-powered vehicle - the locomobile