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Alexander, Edward P. (Edward Porter) 1907-2003

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Works: 74 works in 201 publications in 2 languages and 5,303 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Biography  Biographies  Local history  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dissertant
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Museums in motion : an introduction to the history and functions of museums by Edward P Alexander( Book )

55 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1979, Edward P. Alexander's "Museums in Motion" was hailed as a much-needed addition to the museum literature. In combining the history of museums since the eighteenth century with a detailed examination of the function of museums and museum workers in modern society, it served as an essential resource for those seeking to enter to the museum profession and for established professionals looking for an expanded understanding of their own discipline. Now, Mary Alexander has produced a newly revised edition of the classic text, bringing it the twenty-first century with coverage of emerging trends, resources, and challenges
The Wisconsin magazine of history by State Historical Society of Wisconsin( )

in English and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The museum in America : innovators and pioneers by Edward P Alexander( )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For any student or museum professional interested in the history of the museum, this volume is the place to start
Museum masters : their museums and their influence by Edward P Alexander( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of John Fontaine; an Irish Huguenot son in Spain and Virginia, 1710-1719 by John Fontaine( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Fontaine was born in 1693 at Taunton, Somerset, England, the son of James Fontaine (1658-1728) and Anne Elizabeth Boursiquoit Fontaine, French Huguenots. His family migrated to Ireland in 1694, where they lived at Cork, Bear Haven, and Dublin. In 1715, John voyaged to Virginia, where he hoped to buy land for his family. He remained in Virginia for four years, except for six weeks spent in New York, and made three important trips exploring the province. He returned to Dublin in 1919. He moved to London in 1920 and married Mary Magdalen Sabatier there in 1728. They had nine children, 1729- after 1742. The family moved to South Wales in 1748. He died at Cwm-Castall, near Newchurch, Carmarthenshire, Wales, in 1767. His journal covers service in the army in Spain, 1710-1713, and his voyage to Virginia, 1714-1719
A revolutionary conservative : James Duane of New York by Edward P Alexander( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of James Duane, an American lawyer and Revolutionary leader from New York. He was also a leader of the Yorkers against the Yankees in the New Hampshire Grants, a land spectator, and mayor whose temperament and wealth attracted strong opposition through his life
Leadership for the future : changing directorial roles in American history museums and historical societies : collected essays( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The museum : a living book of history by Edward P Alexander( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What should our historical society do? by Edward P Alexander( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln comes to Wisconsin; address at annual meeting, Lincoln fellowship of Wisconsin, Madison, February 12, 1943 by Edward P Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpretation program of Colonial Williamsburg by Edward P Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view of a New York State community : the special exhibition of paintings at Cooperstown by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oskar von Miller and the Deutsches Museum : the Museum of Science and Technology by Edward P Alexander( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The interpretation philosophy of Colonial Williamsburg by Edward P Alexander( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WISCONSIN MAGAZINE OF HISTORY by Joseph Schafer( )

5 editions published between 1917 and 1921 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the third in a multi-volume series of publications put out by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin which contain numerous articles from the Wisconsin Magazine of History. Each volume gives fascinating history and knowledge, including questions and answers from state historians, scholarly documents and more
Surgeon Beaumont at Prairie du Chien by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental interpretation( )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let's study the history of Mudville by Edward P Alexander( )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson and Kosciuszko: friends of liberty and of man by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Duane, moderate rebel by Edward P Alexander( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Museums in motion : an introduction to the history and functions of museums
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The museum in America : innovators and pioneersMuseum masters : their museums and their influenceLeadership for the future : changing directorial roles in American history museums and historical societies : collected essays
Alternative Names
Alexander, Edward 1907-2003

Alexander, Edward P.

Alexander, Edward P. 1907-

Alexander, Edward P. 1907-2003

Alexander, Edward P. (Edward Porter), 1907-

Alexander, Edward Porter.

Alexander, Edward Porter 1907-2003

Edward P. Alexander American historian, museum administrator, educator and author

Edward P. Alexander Amerikaans historicus (1907-2003)

Languages
English (147)

German (1)