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NEH and America"s museums.

NEH and America"s museums.

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Published by National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington, DC (1100 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington 20506) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Endowment for the Humanities,
  • Federal aid to museums -- United States,
  • Endowments -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerica"s museums.
    ContributionsNational Endowment for the Humanities.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[20] p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17834441M
    OCLC/WorldCa39702064

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Guide to North America's Tourist Railways and Museums (Complete Directory of Over Tourist Railways and Museums)/5(37). An essential companion for every art and museum lover, whether on the road or from your armchair. Much more than a simply practical guide, this book is a knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour not only of this country's great museums but also of the history of art in America/5(7).

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book. Cultural institutions, including libraries, archives, museums, and historical organizations, face an enormous challenge: to preserve humanities collections that facilitate research, strengthen teaching, and provide opportunities for lifelong learning.

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Published in to mark the Museum's reopening, this very large book of pages measures cm x cm (" x 10"). The text is fairly minimal; following the Foreword and Introduction each of the sixteen chapters and has but a few paragraphs of explanatory text which very briefly outline the social and political conditions of the period under discussion/5(9).

Fifteen scholars and museum staff members here provide the first critical assessment of American history museums, a vital arena for shaping popular historical consciousness. They consider the form and content of exhibits, ranging from Gettysburg to Disney World.

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Forty essays from the museum's top experts in a variety of natural science disciplines, from anthropology to zoology, enhance and discuss each rare work's unique qualities and scientific contribution/5(41). NEH has awarded more t grants sincetotaling $ billion, and has leveraged in today’s dollars nearly $ billion in private matching donations.

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