#7 Collections Management Discussion

An example in a different style and color.but same moon and stars pattern from the Museum of American Glass in West Virginia, Retrieved March from https://magwv.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/337F2572-FC09-410B-AB5D-124527354076 Catalog Number 2010.66.31 Object Name Compote Description L.E. Smith Glass Company No. 5283 Moon and Stars, Compote, Amber Manufacturer/Artist L.E. Smith Glass Company Dta Made ca 1966-1983 Diameter (in)…

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4: Governance Discussion

Canberra’s National Museum of Australia Australia has numerous museums. I hope to visit one day soon. I decided to check Australia’s, Canberra’s National Museum out. They have three statements under Vision, Mission, and Values. Their strategic commitments invest, challenge, explore and connect across all aspects of their business (nam.gov.au, 2021).   Purpose statement: “The Museum…

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2). Types Discussion

2). Types Discussion: What do you think is an important reason that there are several different types of museums? And/or what is/are your favorite botanical gardens/zoos/aquaria that you’ve visited? I believe that the collection and the management of museums can be intense and overwhelming at times. With this in mind, smaller museums may be more…

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What is a Museum?

Upon reflection for the question above, I will start with my earliest experience. As a young child growing up in Germany, my first experiences revolved around weekly outings with family members to all sorts of places in particular museums and zoos. Walking and taking trains were common place for our family outings. My uncle would…

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Introduction

Good Afternoon, It is a pleasure to meet everyone. I just got home form work. I live and work in Eastern New Mexico. I’m a Cultural Resources Program Manager for two military bases and a Doctoral Candidate in Indigenous Studies at UAF. I’m taking the course as a refresher. I’m currently developing two curation agreements.…

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