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Pachter, Marc

Overview
Works: 26 works in 111 publications in 2 languages and 4,074 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Portraits  History  Sources  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Arranger
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Most widely held works by Marc Pachter
Abroad in America : visitors to the new nation, 1776-1914( Book )

16 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling lives, the biographer's art by Leon Edel( Book )

15 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and German and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Champions of American sport by Marc Pachter( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let your motto be resistance : African American portraits by Deborah Willis( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of photographic portraits traces 150 years of U.S. history through the lives of well-known abolitionists, artists, scientists, writers, statesmen, entertainers, and sports figures. Drawing on the photography collection of the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, Deborah Willis celebrates the ways in which these images furthered recognition and equality in America, and even today challenge us all to uphold America's highest ideals and promises." --Book Jacket
George Washington : a national treasure by Richard Brookhiser( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Teacher Resource Guide is designed for incorporation into history and social studies curricula. It will introduce your students to some of the events and issues that shaped George Washington's life
A gallery of presidents by National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential portraits from the National Portrait Gallery are reproduced and accompanied by biographical sketches
Portrait of a nation by National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2006( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travelers to the new nation 1776-1914 by Marc Pachter( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 1983 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture at the crossroads : culture and cultural institutions at the beginning of the 21st century by Marc Pachter( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cultural institutions are in a dilemma. They have to make difficult decisions about what is important and what not, what needs protecting and what should be left to look after itself
The Documentary history of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-1800( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multi-cultural education in the Quincentenary year, a multi-media approach( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jo Davidson portrait sculpture by Jo Davidson( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brush with history : paintings from the National Portrait Gallery by National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Portraiture is a unique genre that is common ground both for American art history and for history told through the biographies of the people who shaped it. Offering 78 wide-ranging examples from the incomparable National Portrait Gallery's collection, A Brush with History showcases the American portrait tradition from the country's beginnings to the present. The book contains essays by the museum's Deputy Director Carolyn Kinder Carr and by Curator of Painting and Sculpture Ellen G. Miles. The full-page color portraits display such works as John Singleton Copley's Self-Portrait, Henry Inman's Sequoyah, Edgar Degas's Mary Cassatt, and Thomas Hart Benton's Self-Portrait with Rita. This handsomely designed volume also includes a foreword by Alan Fern, Director Emeritus of the National Portrait Gallery, and an essay by the Gallery's Research Historian Margaret Christman on the history of the National Portrait Gallery."--Jacket
Champions, heroes of American sport by Marc Pachter( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobel heroesnVolume 2 by Peter Badge( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The documentary history of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-1800 by Maeva Marcus( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jo Davidson : portrait sculpture by Marc Pachter( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history interview with Janet W. Solinger by Janet W Solinger( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Solinger speaks of living in New York in the 1960s, what she calls the "Golden Ages"; going to an exhibition of Mark Rothko's work with her sister; working as an administrator with the Jewish Museum in New York; the climate for women in the museum profession in the 1960s and 70s; becoming the director of publications at New York University; moving to Washington, D.C., to become director of the Smithsonian Resident Associates program; various public programs she created for the Smithsonian during her career; and becoming the vice president for public programs at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. She recalls Nelson Glick, Louis Finkelstein, Ben Heller, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Joan Rosebaum, Sam Hunter, Dillon Ripley, Lisa Taylor, David Levy, and others
Telling lives : the biographer's art by Marc Pachter( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the sources and methodology of the biographer's art, including examples from Hawaiian history
 
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Let your motto be resistance : African American portraits
Languages
English (103)

German (1)

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George Washington : a national treasurePortrait of a nationThe Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition 2006A brush with history : paintings from the National Portrait GalleryThe documentary history of the Supreme Court of the United States, 1789-1800