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Domesticating history

the political origins of America"s house museums

by Patricia West

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington [D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate),
  • Booker T. Washington National Monument (Va.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Orchard House Museum (Concord, Mass.),
    • Monticello (Va.),
    • Historical museums -- United States -- History,
    • Dwellings -- Conservation and restoration -- United States -- History,
    • Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate),
    • Booker T. Washington National Monument (Va.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-231) and index.

      StatementPatricia West.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159 .W445 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL388747M
      ISBN 101560988118, 1560988363
      LC Control Number98052073

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