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Interpreting slavery at museums and historic sites / edited by Kristin L. Gallas and James DeWolf Perry.

Publication:
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield ; published in cooperation with the Tracing Center of Histories and Legacies of Slavery, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xix, 127 pages) : illustrations.
Series:
Interpreting history
Interpreting history
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Subjects:
Slavery in museum exhibits -- United States.
Museums -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Historic sites -- Interpretive programs -- United States.
Slavery -- United States -- Historiography.
Contents:
Comprehensive content and contested historical narratives / Kristin L. Gallas and James DeWolf Perry
The role of race and racial identity in interpretation / Kristin L. Gallas and James DeWolf Perry
"So deep dyed in our fabric that it cannot be washed out": developing institutional support for the interpretation of slavery / Linnea Grim
Institutional change at northern historic sites: telling slavery's story in the land of abolition / Katherine D. Kane
The necessity of community involvement: talking about slavery in the Twenty-First century / Dina A. Bailey and Richard C. Cooper
Visitors are ready, are we? / Conny Graft
Developing competent and confident interpreters / Patricia Brooks
Perceptions of race and identity and their impact on slavery's interpretation / Nicole A. Moore.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-122) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Gallas, Kris, editor, author.
Perry, James DeWolf, editor, author.
ProQuest ebook central
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780759123274 (electronic bk.)
0759123276 (electronic bk.)
9780759123250
075912325X
9780759123267
0759123268
Publisher Number:
99984185098
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.