Coming in from the Cold
Episode 36: A Visit to a Washington, DC Bomb Shelter
Episode 27 of Coming in from the Cold covered the history of fallout shelters and civil defense in Cold War America, now our team had a chance to experience one firsthand. Producer John Stimpson joins Bill for a guided tour of the Tudor Place fallout shelter.
Mark Hudson is the Executive Director for Tudor Place has been able to translate a lifelong love of American history into a rewarding career in museum and archive management. As executive director of Tudor Place, he spends his days promoting the stewardship of a National Historic Landmark and ensuring the public hears the stories of multiple generations of Martha Washington’s descendants. Prior to his tenure at Tudor Place, Mr. Hudson served as executive director of the Vermont Historical Society in Barre, Vermont.