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Creating a dignified past : museums and the colonial revival

Author: Geoffrey Louis Rossano; Historic Cherry Hill (Museum : Albany, N.Y.)
Publisher: Savage, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Louis Rossano; Historic Cherry Hill (Museum : Albany, N.Y.)
ISBN: 0847676900 : 9780847676903 0802600344 9780802600349
OCLC Number: 23920599
Notes: Papers from a symposium sponsored by Historic Cherry Hill, Albany, N.Y., Oct. 24-25, 1987.
Originally published in 1989 by Historic Cherry Hill.
Description: ix, 129 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Looking backward to the future : the colonial revival and American culture / by Harvey Green --
Cherry Hill : the evolution of a colonial revival home, 1882-1955 / by Jacqueline Calder --
A new look at colonial Williamsburg / by Betty Crowe Leviner --
Pennypacker mills : a ninetheenth-century historian's vision of the past / by Margaretta Sander --
The colonial revival : new words for an old book / by Ellen M. Rosenthal --
The Wadworth-Longfellow house : from history maker to myth maker / by Elizabeth J. Miller --
Tea in Yorktown parlor : Wallace Nutting's legacy at the Joseph Webb house / by Douglas Kendall --
Museums and the colonial revival : a roundtable discussion.
Other Titles: Museums and the colonial revival
Responsibility: Geoffrey L. Rossano, editor.

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