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The Lowell experiment :public history in a postindustrial city /Cathy Stanton.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Stanton, Cathy.
Publication
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press
Contents
Prologue: The map in the museum -- Part I: History, performance, ethnography. Lowell and the public history movement ; An ethnographer in public historical space -- Part II: Three tours of Lowell. The run of the mill ; A walking tour of the acre ; Historic preservation as economic development -- Part III: Public history in Lowell. Rituals pf reconnection: work as history and history as work in postindustrial Lowell ; Feasting on Lowell: authority and accommodation in Lowell's new cultural economy -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Visitor survey summary, Lowell National Historical Park, Summer 2001/2002.
Date
c2006.
Description
xvi, 299 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-294) and index.
ISBN
1558495460
1558495479 (pbk.)
9781558495463
9781558495470 (pbk.)
GUSN
242387
Call Number
Stacks HT177.L73 S83 2006
Descriptive terms
Deindustrialization History.
History.
Stadtentwicklung.
Urban anthropology
Urban renewal
Places
Lowell (Mass.)
Lowell
Lowell National Historical Park (Lowell, Mass.)
Massachusetts Lowell
Massachusetts Lowell.

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