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Author George, Gerald (Gerald W.), author

Title Starting right : a basic guide to museum planning / Gerald George and Cindy Sherrell-Leo
Edition Second edition / by Gerald George
Published Lanham, Md. : AltaMira ; Oxford : Oxford Publicity Partnership, 2004
Lanham, Md. : AltaMira ; Oxford, [2004]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  069.0973 GEO-S 2004  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 158 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series American Association for State and Local History book series
American Association for State and Local History book series.
Contents Preface : getting a museum going -- Pt. I. What you need to know about it -- Ch. 1. Respect is the overall rule -- Ch. 2. Help is all around you -- Ch. 3. Support is the first consideration -- Ch. 4. And if you don't want to do all that? -- Ch. 5. And if you are planning a historic house museum? -- Pt. II. How best to go about it -- Ch. 6. Analyze for essentials -- Ch. 7. Organize for operation -- Ch. 8. Plan for activities -- Ch. 9. Recruit the human resources -- Ch. 10. Now will it really work? -- Pt. III. Some basic documents -- A. Basic organization chart -- B. Board membership responsibilities agreement -- C. Sample museum bylaws -- D. Typical museum budget list -- E. Sample position description for a director -- F. Sample certificate of gift -- G. Standard object cataloging record
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Museums -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Author Sherrell-Leo, Cindy, author
LC no. 2003022146
ISBN 0759105561 (hardcover) (alkaline paper)
075910557X (paperback) (alkaline paper)
Other Titles Starting right