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Title New life for archaeological collections / edited by Rebecca Allen and Ben Ford.

Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]

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Description 1 online resource
Series Society for Historical Archaeology series in material culture
Summary "New Life for Archaeological Collections explores and provides strategies for addressing what archaeologists have increasingly perceived as the "curation crisis," that is, too much stuff with too little interpretation and analysis"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : reclaiming the research potential of archaeological collections / Rebecca Allen, Ben Ford, and J. Ryan Kennedy -- Yes! You can have access to that! increasing and promoting the accessibility of Maryland's archaeological collections / Rebecca J. Morehouse -- The history and revitalization of the California State Parks archaeological collections / Glenn J. Farris -- A million ways to teach archaeology : the Hanna's Town collection / Ben Ford -- The digital archaeological archive of comparative slavery : a case study in open data and collaboration in the field of archaeology / Jillian E. Galle, Elizabeth Bollwerk, and Fraser D. Neiman -- Integration and accessibility : a case study of the Curles Neck (44HE388) legacy data / Barbara J. Heath, Mark A. Freeman, and Eric G. Schweickart -- Balancing access, research, and preservation : conservation concerns for old collections / Emily Williams and Katherine Ridgway -- Reanalyzing, reinterpreting, and rediscovering the Appamattucks community / D. Brad Hatch and Lauren K. McMillan -- Dust and bones : a modern analysis of Hanna's Town fauna / Stefanie M. Smith -- Challenges and opportunities with the Market Street Chinatown collection, San Jose, California / J. Ryan Kennedy -- Pictures speak for themselves : case studies proving the significance and affordability of X-ray for archaeological collections / Kerry S. González and Michelle Salvato -- From ship to kindling to ship : the digital reconstruction of the Royal Savage timber assemblage / Jonathan Crise, Ben Ford, and George Schwarz -- Reconstructing site provenience at Ouiatenon in Indiana / Kelsey Noack Myers -- Integrating new archaeology and outreach into existing collections and exhibits from the Cooper-Molera Adobe Complex, Monterey, California / Candace Ehringer and Rebecca Allen -- Thinking outside the Hollinger box : getting National Park Service archaeological collections out of the box and into the public eye / Alicia Paresi, Jessica Costello, Nicole Estey, and Jennifer McCann -- Artifacts of outlander : using popular culture to promote Maryland's archaeological collections / Sara Rivers Cofield and Caitlin Shaffer -- Raising interest with archaeological currency : student engagement with the Federal Reserve Bank site collection in Baltimore, Maryland / Patricia Samford and Rachelle M. Green -- Beyond the shelf : anthropological collections at the University of Montana / C. Riley Augé, Michael Black Wolf, Emerson Bull Chief, Kelly J. Dixon, Virgil Edwards, Gerald Gray, Conrad Fisher, Teanna Limpy, Katie McDonald, Ira Matt, John Murray, Raymond "Abby" Ogle, Sadie Peone, Alvin Windy Boy, and Darrell "Curley" Youpee.
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Subject Archaeological museums and collections -- United States -- Management.
Museums -- Curatorship -- United States.
United States -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Allen, Rebecca, 1964- editor.
Ford, Ben, editor.
Other Form: Print version: New life for archaeological collections. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019] 9781496212955 (DLC) 2018047780 (OCoLC)1060183984
ISBN 9781496213761 (electronic bk.)
1496213769 (electronic bk.)