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Nomenclature 3.0 for museum cataloging

Author: Paul Bourcier; Ruby Rogers; Robert G Chenhall; Nomenclature Committee.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Altamira Press, ©2010.
Series: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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"Nomenclature 3.0 is a much-expanded edition of Robert G. Chenhall's system for classifying man-made objects, originally published in 1978. The Chenhall system is the standard cataloging tool for thousands of museums and historical organizations across the United States and Canada. In this third edition, three new hierarchical levels of terms allow for more precise definitions of objects and their functions. Every  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Terminology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Bourcier; Ruby Rogers; Robert G Chenhall; Nomenclature Committee.
ISBN: 9780759111936 0759111936
OCLC Number: 422762551
Notes: "Third edition of Robert G. Chenhall's system for classifying man-made objects."
Includes index.
Description: xxv, 716 pages ; 29 cm.
Contents: Built environment artifacts --
Furnishings --
Personal artifacts --
Tools & equipment for materials --
Tools & equipment for science & technology --
Tools & equipment for communication --
Distribution & transportation artifacts --
Communication artifacts --
Recreational artifacts --
Unclassifiable artifacts.
Series Title: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Responsibility: edited by Paul Bourcier, Ruby Rogers, and the Nomenclature Committee.

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This volume is a much-expanded edition of Chenhall's system for classifying man-made objects, the standard cataloging tool for thousands of museums and historical organizations across the United  Read more...

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This newest edition has been greatly expanded and modified with over 5,000 new terms suggested by individuals who work with special collections. It provides a practical, specific framework for the Read more...

 
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