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Independent Historical Societies
Language: en
Pages: 593
Authors: Walter Muir Whitehill
Categories: Historical societies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1962 - Publisher:

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Leadership for the Future
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Bryant Franklin Tolles
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Rowman Altamira

The role of museum director has gone through many changes over the years. It is for this reason that Bryant F. Tolles, Jr. has written this insightful volume of thought-provoking essays on this transforming position in American history museums and historical societies. Leadership for the Future takes a multifaceted look
Public History
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jennifer Lisa Koslow
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Provides a background in the history, principles, and practices of the field of public history. Public History: An Introduction from Theory to Application is the first text of its kind to offer both historical background on the ways in which historians have collected, preserved, and interpreted history with and for
Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences
Language: en
Pages: 6106
Authors: John D. McDonald, Michael Levine-Clark
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-15 - Publisher: CRC Press

The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, comprising of seven volumes, now in its fourth edition, compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and explores the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries. This major reference presents over 550 entries extensively reviewed for accuracy in seven print volumes or
The Museum in America
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Edward P. Alexander
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-01 - Publisher: Rowman Altamira

The Museum in America captures the life stories of thirteen visionary museum leaders who helped transform the 19th century's collection of curios into today's institution of public service and education. In the lively style of Museum Masters, Alexander recounts the stories of pioneers in American history, science, art, and general