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The Resource In pursuit of history : a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts, edited by H. Richard Dietrich III and Deborah M. Rebuck ; with contributions by David L. Barquist, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., H. Richard Dietrich III, Michael P. Dyer, Kathleen A. Foster, Morrison H. Heckscher, Philip C. Mead, Lisa Minardi, Deborah M. Rebuck, William S. Reese

In pursuit of history : a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts, edited by H. Richard Dietrich III and Deborah M. Rebuck ; with contributions by David L. Barquist, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., H. Richard Dietrich III, Michael P. Dyer, Kathleen A. Foster, Morrison H. Heckscher, Philip C. Mead, Lisa Minardi, Deborah M. Rebuck, William S. Reese

Label
In pursuit of history : a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts
Title
In pursuit of history
Title remainder
a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts
Statement of responsibility
edited by H. Richard Dietrich III and Deborah M. Rebuck ; with contributions by David L. Barquist, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., H. Richard Dietrich III, Michael P. Dyer, Kathleen A. Foster, Morrison H. Heckscher, Philip C. Mead, Lisa Minardi, Deborah M. Rebuck, William S. Reese
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Author
Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book offers a scholarly assessment of the highlights of the collection of the Dietrich American Foundation, founded in 1963 by businessman and philanthropist H. Richard Dietrich Jr. (1938-2007). In-depth essays explore the formation of the collection and examine areas of strength, offering readers a greater understanding of history and material culture of the Colonial period"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
709.73/09032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
N6507
LC item number
.D54 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Dietrich American Foundation
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dietrich, H. Richard
  • Rebuck, Deborah M.
  • Barquist, David L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dietrich American Foundation
  • Dietrich American Foundation
  • Art, Colonial
  • Decorative arts, Early American
  • Art
  • Decorative arts
  • Art, Colonial
  • Art museums
  • Art
  • Decorative arts, Early American
  • Decorative arts
  • United States
Label
In pursuit of history : a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts, edited by H. Richard Dietrich III and Deborah M. Rebuck ; with contributions by David L. Barquist, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., H. Richard Dietrich III, Michael P. Dyer, Kathleen A. Foster, Morrison H. Heckscher, Philip C. Mead, Lisa Minardi, Deborah M. Rebuck, William S. Reese
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Publication
Note
  • Places of publication taken from websites
  • "This publication is accompanied by exhibitions at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, February 2020, and the Museum of the American Revolution (MAR), Philadelphia, September 2021."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Morrison H. Heckscher -- Family Tree -- Introduction / H. Richard Dietrich III -- Books / William S. Reese and Philip C. Mead -- Furniture / Edward S. Cooke Jr. -- Fraktur and Pennsylvania German / Lisa Minardi -- Silver / David L. Barquist -- Paintings / Kathleen A. Foster -- Chinese export porcelain / Deborah M. Rebuck -- Whale-trade objects / Michael P. Dyer
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780876332931
Lccn
2019032139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations in color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
w016608
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1111639465
  • (OCoLC)on1111639465
Label
In pursuit of history : a lifetime collecting colonial American art and artifacts, edited by H. Richard Dietrich III and Deborah M. Rebuck ; with contributions by David L. Barquist, Edward S. Cooke, Jr., H. Richard Dietrich III, Michael P. Dyer, Kathleen A. Foster, Morrison H. Heckscher, Philip C. Mead, Lisa Minardi, Deborah M. Rebuck, William S. Reese
Publication
Note
  • Places of publication taken from websites
  • "This publication is accompanied by exhibitions at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, February 2020, and the Museum of the American Revolution (MAR), Philadelphia, September 2021."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Morrison H. Heckscher -- Family Tree -- Introduction / H. Richard Dietrich III -- Books / William S. Reese and Philip C. Mead -- Furniture / Edward S. Cooke Jr. -- Fraktur and Pennsylvania German / Lisa Minardi -- Silver / David L. Barquist -- Paintings / Kathleen A. Foster -- Chinese export porcelain / Deborah M. Rebuck -- Whale-trade objects / Michael P. Dyer
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780876332931
Lccn
2019032139
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations in color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
w016608
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1111639465
  • (OCoLC)on1111639465

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