The Roles of documentary art in understanding a cultural heritage
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The Roles of documentary art in understanding a cultural heritage proceedings of a conference held at the Art Gallery, Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 3l, 1980, in conjunction with the exhibition Great expectations, the European vision in Nova Scotia, 1749-1848

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Published by The Gallery in [Halifax, N.S.] .
Written in English



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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementco-sponsored by the Federation of Museums, Heritage and Historical Societies of Nova Scotia with the support of the Nova Scotia Department of Culture, Recreation & Fitness.
ContributionsMount Saint Vincent University. Art Gallery., Federation of Museums, Heritage and Historical Societies of Nova Scotia., Nova Scotia. Dept. of Culture, Recreation and Fitness.
LC ClassificationsN21 .R58 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3223151M
ISBN 100770301908
LC Control Number83133676

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