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Introduction to museum work

George Ellis Burcaw

Introduction to museum work

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Published by American Association for State and Local History in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums.,
  • Museum techniques.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG. Ellis Burcaw.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM5 .B88 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 209 p. :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3173256M
    ISBN 100910050694
    LC Control Number83015520
    OCLC/WorldCa9828354

    Coronavirus Update Classes will be held remotely for the remainder of the spring semester, and all official university events and student activities are suspended until further notice. MS Introduction to Museums September 3 to 28, Instructor: Kimberly Kenney Description: The United States has more t museums, we can only guess at the world's total. While most people think of a museum as a well-staffed, professionally run institution, the vast majority of museums are started and run by people with little or no basic training in museum studies or preservation.


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