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Alexander, Edward P. (Edward Porter) 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 70 works in 192 publications in 2 languages and 5,390 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Biography  Local history  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dissertant
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Most widely held works about Edward P Alexander
 
Most widely held works by Edward P Alexander
Museums in motion : an introduction to the history and functions of museums by Edward P Alexander( Book )

48 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1979, Edward P. Alexander's "Museums in Motion" was hailed as a much-needed addition to the museum literature. In combining the history of museums since the eighteenth century with a detailed examination of the function of museums and museum workers in modern society, it served as an essential resource for those seeking to enter to the museum profession and for established professionals looking for an expanded understanding of their own discipline. Now, Mary Alexander has produced a newly revised edition of the classic text, bringing it the twenty-first century with coverage of emerging trends, resources, and challenges
Wisconsin magazine of history by State Historical Society of Wisconsin( )

in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Museum masters : their museums and their influence by Edward P Alexander( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The museum in America : innovators and pioneers by Edward P Alexander( Book )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For any student or museum professional interested in the history of the museum, this volume is the place to start
The journal of John Fontaine; an Irish Huguenot son in Spain and Virginia, 1710-1719 by John Fontaine( Book )

8 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Fontaine was born in 1693 at Taunton, Somerset, England, the son of James Fontaine (1658-1728) and Anne Elizabeth Boursiquoit Fontaine, French Huguenots. His family migrated to Ireland in 1694, where they lived at Cork, Bear Haven, and Dublin. In 1715, John voyaged to Virginia, where he hoped to buy land for his family. He remained in Virginia for four years, except for six weeks spent in New York, and made three important trips exploring the province. He returned to Dublin in 1919. He moved to London in 1920 and married Mary Magdalen Sabatier there in 1728. They had nine children, 1729- after 1742. The family moved to South Wales in 1748. He died at Cwm-Castall, near Newchurch, Carmarthenshire, Wales, in 1767. His journal covers service in the army in Spain, 1710-1713, and his voyage to Virginia, 1714-1719
A revolutionary conservative : James Duane of New York by Edward P Alexander( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1978 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leadership for the future : changing directorial roles in American history museums and historical societies : collected essays( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The museum : a living book of history by Edward P Alexander( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What should our historical society do? by Edward P Alexander( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln comes to Wisconsin; address at annual meeting, Lincoln fellowship of Wisconsin, Madison, February 12, 1943 by Edward P Alexander( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpretation program of Colonial Williamsburg by Edward P Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of a New York State community : the special exhibition of paintings at Cooperstown by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar von Miller and the Deutsches Museum : the Museum of Science and Technology by Edward P Alexander( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpretation philosophy of Colonial Williamsburg by Edward P Alexander( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early American dolls : the Imogene Anderson Collection by Edward P Alexander( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surgeon Beaumont at Prairie du Chien by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Duane, moderate rebel by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson and Kosciuszko: friends of liberty and of man by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The council met in Prairie du Chien by W. D Stovall( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New faith in the American heritage by Edward P Alexander( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Museums in motion : an introduction to the history and functions of museums
Alternative Names
Alexander, Edward 1907-2003

Alexander, Edward P.

Alexander, Edward P. 1907-

Alexander, Edward P. 1907-2003

Alexander, Edward P. (Edward Porter), 1907-

Alexander, Edward Porter.

Alexander, Edward Porter 1907-2003

Edward P. Alexander American historian, museum administrator, educator and author

Edward P. Alexander Amerikaans historicus (1907-2003)

Languages
English (138)

German (1)

Covers
Museum masters : their museums and their influenceThe museum in America : innovators and pioneersLeadership for the future : changing directorial roles in American history museums and historical societies : collected essays