Join Emily, Meredith, and Frank as they discuss the USS Plunger submarine, the Venetian Arsenal, logos, sandal labels in Ancient Egypt, and why learning the hidden history of business can help businesses today.
Links and Additional Information:
The Emergence of the Escort Carriers by Scot MacDonald via the Naval History and Heritage Command
How 16 of the Oldest Companies on Earth Have Been Making Money for Centuries via Business Insider
King Den’s sandal label information via The British Museum
A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor (discusses King Den’s sandal. This is *such* a fun book!)
1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus by Charles C. Mann
Watch Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s TED Talk | The Danger of a Single Story: