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Record #173735:

The museum at the end of the world: encounters in the Russian Far East / Alexia Bloch, Laurel Kendall.

Title: The museum at the end of the world: encounters in the Russian Far East / Alexia Bloch, Laurel Kendall.
Author(s): Bloch, Alexia.
Kendall, Laurel.
Date: 2004.
Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania Press
Abstract: Recounts authors' journey to Russian Far East in 1998 which retraced Jesup's North Pacific Expedition (1897-1902). Links expedition legacy of artefacts, photographs and archival material from American Museum of natural History in New York to present-day descendants of its subjects. Contrasting era of Jesup Expedition with contemporary experiences, examines changes in region under Soviet rule and since end of Soviet Union. Account is based on encounters with museum workers, native scholars, performers and artisans and ordinary people.
Keywords: 323 -- Politics, internal.
323.1 -- National and ethnic minorities.
39 -- Ethnography.
069 -- Museums and art galleries.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1897-1902 Jesup.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1998 Bloch and Kendall.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*501) -- Russia (Federation).
(*531.2) -- Russian Far East.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*50) : 91(08)[1998]
ISBN: 0812218787
SPRI record no.: 173735

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