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Title:
Directory of historic house museums in the United States
Author:
Walker, Patricia Chambers.
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Publication Information:
Walnut Creek : AltaMira Press, [alif., c2000]

©alif., ©2000
Physical Description:
488 pages ; 28 cm.
General Note:
Includes indexes.
Language:
English
Contents:
Historic house museums in the United States -- House name index -- Subject index -- Architectural style index -- Personal name index -- Questionnaire.
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ISBN:
9780761989714

9780742503441
Format :
Book

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Summary

This directory provides a comprehensive guide listing almost 3000 museums in the USA and also provides information regarding interpretive themes, historical and architectural significance, collections, events and facility information.'


Summary

This comprehensive guide to America's historic house museums moves beyond merely listing institutions to providing information about interpretive themes, historical and architectural significance, collections, and cultural and social importance, along with programming events and facility information.Useful cross-reference guides provide quick and easy ways of locating information on almost 2500 museums.