Ms. Paula Becker

Washington, United States


Paula Becker is a staff historian for HistoryLink.org, the online encyclopedia of Washington state history, where more than 300 of her essays document the dance marathon craze of the 1920s and 1930s, war-effort knitting on the home front during World Wars I and II, the career of The Egg and I author Betty MacDonald, and numerous other subjects. She is co-author (with Alan J. Stein) of the books The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World's Fair and its Legacy and Alaska- Yukon-Pacific Exposition: Washington’s First World’s Fair.


Publications

  • The Future Remembered: The 1962 Seattle World's Fair and its Legacy , Seattle Center Foundation (2011)
  • Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition: Washington's First World's Fair , University of Washington Press (2009)

Awards

  • Historic Seattle's Heritage Education Publication(2012)