Sites of Salvage: Science History Between the Wars

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Doctoral thesis explored inter-war interest in science and its history in diverse cultural contexts, including museums, universities, World's Fairs and the mass media. Includes discussion of United States National Museum at the Smithsonian.


United States National Museum


Smithsonian History Bibliography


Ph.D. dissertation

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  • Postsecondary education
  • History of science collections
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Education
  • Science
  • Exhibitions
  • Science and civilization
  • Museums
  • Science museums
  • Universities and colleges
  • History
  • Social aspects
  • Education, Higher
  • Education--Museums
  • Science--History
  • Science--Social aspects

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