The Resource New England collectors and collections, Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife ; Peter Benes, editor ; Jane Montague Benes, associate editor

New England collectors and collections, Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife ; Peter Benes, editor ; Jane Montague Benes, associate editor

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New England collectors and collections
Title
New England collectors and collections
Statement of responsibility
Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife ; Peter Benes, editor ; Jane Montague Benes, associate editor
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eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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NL4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife.
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  • Benes, Peter
  • Benes, Jane Montague
Series statement
Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife annual proceedings
Series volume
2004
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Collectors and collecting
Label
New England collectors and collections, Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife ; Peter Benes, editor ; Jane Montague Benes, associate editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-217)
Contents
Introduction. Section 1. Forming early collecting institutions (early nineteenth century). "An equal taste for antiquities" : Reverend William Bentley and the American Antiquarian Society / Thomas Knoles -- "A few monstrous great snakes" : Daniel Bowen and the Columbian Museum, 1789-1816 / Peter Benes -- Ethan Allen Greenwood : museum collector and proprietor / Georgia B. Barnhill. Section 2. Forming early collecting institutions (mid and late nineteenth century). A family enterprise : collecting Deerfield's past / Donald R. Friary -- "This quaint Abbotsford-like residence" : Indian Hill, West Newbury, Massachusetts / Jane C. Nylander. Section. 3. Specialty collectors : china and furniture. "Bought...of nobody for almost nothing" : Anne Allen Ives and china collecting in nineteenth-century New England / Thomas S. Michie -- Hartford's role in the origins of antiques collecting in America / William N. Hosley. Section 4. Specialty collectors : fauna and American labor history. Fur into feathers : Manly Hardy and his collection of North American birds / William B. Krohn and Marilyn R. Massaro -- Labor artifacts / Scott Molloy. Section 5. New England collectors abroad. The Wallis Collection in the Peabody Essex Museum : putting a nineteenth-century travel collection in cultural context / Christina Hellmich. Section 6. Motivation, collection theory, ethnicity. Colonial relics, nativism, and the DAR Loan Exhibition of 1892 / Robert P. Emlen -- Sacred relics in the cause of liberty : a Civil War memorial cabinet and the Victorian logic of collecting / Tamara Plakins Thornton -- History, memory, and the appropriation of the American Indian past : a family affair / Judy Kertesz
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)76937839
Label
New England collectors and collections, Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife ; Peter Benes, editor ; Jane Montague Benes, associate editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-217)
Contents
Introduction. Section 1. Forming early collecting institutions (early nineteenth century). "An equal taste for antiquities" : Reverend William Bentley and the American Antiquarian Society / Thomas Knoles -- "A few monstrous great snakes" : Daniel Bowen and the Columbian Museum, 1789-1816 / Peter Benes -- Ethan Allen Greenwood : museum collector and proprietor / Georgia B. Barnhill. Section 2. Forming early collecting institutions (mid and late nineteenth century). A family enterprise : collecting Deerfield's past / Donald R. Friary -- "This quaint Abbotsford-like residence" : Indian Hill, West Newbury, Massachusetts / Jane C. Nylander. Section. 3. Specialty collectors : china and furniture. "Bought...of nobody for almost nothing" : Anne Allen Ives and china collecting in nineteenth-century New England / Thomas S. Michie -- Hartford's role in the origins of antiques collecting in America / William N. Hosley. Section 4. Specialty collectors : fauna and American labor history. Fur into feathers : Manly Hardy and his collection of North American birds / William B. Krohn and Marilyn R. Massaro -- Labor artifacts / Scott Molloy. Section 5. New England collectors abroad. The Wallis Collection in the Peabody Essex Museum : putting a nineteenth-century travel collection in cultural context / Christina Hellmich. Section 6. Motivation, collection theory, ethnicity. Colonial relics, nativism, and the DAR Loan Exhibition of 1892 / Robert P. Emlen -- Sacred relics in the cause of liberty : a Civil War memorial cabinet and the Victorian logic of collecting / Tamara Plakins Thornton -- History, memory, and the appropriation of the American Indian past : a family affair / Judy Kertesz
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
224 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)76937839

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