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History museums in the United States : a critical assessment

Author: Warren Leon; Roy Rosenzweig
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Warren Leon; Roy Rosenzweig
ISBN: 0252060644 9780252060649 0252014006 9780252014000
OCLC Number: 18560896
Description: xxvi, 333 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Designing the past : history-museum exhibitions from Peale to the present / Gary Kulik --
2. The presentation of urban history in big-city museums / Michael Frisch --
3. Living-history museums / Warren Leon and Margaret Piatt --
4. Historic houses / John A. Herbst --
5. Pioneer museums / David Lowenthal --
6. From battle ground to pleasure ground : Gettysburg as a historic site / John S. Patterson --
7. Mickey Mouse history : portraying the past at Disney world / Michael Wallace --
8. Speaking of women : museums' representation of women's history / Barbara Melosh --
9. Afro-Americans and museums : towards a policy of inclusion / James Oliver Horton and Spencer R. Crew --
10. Tools, technologies, and contexts : interpreting the history of American technics / Joseph J. Corn --
11. Machines, workers, and capitalists : the interpretation of textile industrialization in New England museums / Mary H. Blewett --
12. History museums and material culture / Thomas J. Schlereth.
Responsibility: edited by Warren Leon and Roy Rosenzweig.

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