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The Public Historian (2021) 43 (3): 7–41.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Cintia Velázquez Marroni As public (state-dependent) institutions, history museums in Mexico are viewed as embodiments of official history , unable to present history as contested and constructed. This article offers a detailed explanation of how and to what extent official history operates...
The Public Historian (2019) 41 (2): 19–43.
Published: 01 May 2019
... by The Regents of the University of California and the National Council on Public History 2019 museum interpretation LGBTQ history history museums historic sites LGBTQ public history monuments and memorials The author would like to thank Hannah Craddock Mossman for her assistance with finding...
The Public Historian (2011) 33 (3): 18–37.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Anne W. Ackerson Many history museums and similar historical programs begin with excellent intentions of commemorating a community milestone, saving a historic house, or creating a home for someone's collection. But they do not fully consider audience, scope, or resources and operate with very...
The Public Historian (2008) 30 (4): 9–27.
Published: 01 November 2008
... for Old Houses,” sponsored by the Nichols House Museum, Boston University, and the Boston Athenaeum. © 2008 by The Regents of the University of California and the National Council on Public History 2008 History museums historic house museums museum visitation future of public history...