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Emma Keaton

History Collections InternImage of Emma Keaton measuring a light fixture
History Major
Minor in Museum Studies

Originally from Glen Arbor, Michigan, Emma Keaton is a junior majoring in history with a minor in museum studies at Michigan State University. She just started her internship working with the historical collections at the MSU Museum. Her internship is focused on photographing and cataloguing new acquisitions to the historic American lighting collection at the Museum.

In addition to her interest in history, Emma is also a musician. She plays guitar in a band called Blue Velvet. Her favorite exhibits at the Museum are the long-term animal exhibits in Habitat Hall. Her dream job is working as a museum curator.


Photography Credit
Pearl Yee Wong