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Hey! I'm Sarah Biegelsen

Public Historian eager to share the past with modern audiences

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Here’s My Story

Sarah Biegelsen is a Kansas City native with a Master's degree in

Public History from the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC).


Areas of Expertise

Specializing in the cultural and societal history of the First World War, she is particularly interested in its impact on American society. Sarah's passion extends to early 20th-century American popular culture, with a focus on music and films from the 1910s to the 1940s.


Professional Aspirations

With a versatile skill set, Sarah holds a position in Public History as an archivist. She brings extensive experience in historical research, interpretation, preservation, and communication, effectively engaging audiences and bridging the gap between past and present.


Mission and Motivation

She is driven by her enthusiasm for history and aims to contribute her expertise and passion to projects and organizations that value the power of historical understanding and storytelling.

Personal Interests

Outside of her work, Sarah enjoys hiking, singing, swing dancing, and watching classic films.


BA in History and Minor in American Culture

Randolph College, Lynchburg, VA

MA in Public History

University of Missouri-Kansas City


Years of conducting thorough and comprehensive research using primary and secondary sources. Adept at locating and analyzing historical documents, artifacts, photographs, and other relevant materials.

Skills & Experience


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