AAM Adopts Museum Code of Ethics

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A comprehensive code of ethics for the Nation's museum community - the first revision since 1925 - was adopted unanimously by the American Association of Museums. The convention voted approval of the 30-page document after Paul Perrot, Assistant Secretary for Museum Programs, urged its adoption by the Association.


  • Perrot, Paul N
  • American Alliance of Museums


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Torch, July 1978, p. 1

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May 29, 1978


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