Cathedrals of Science: The Development of Colonial Natural History Museums During the Late Nineteenth Century

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Cathedrals of Science: The Development of Colonial Natural History Museums During the Late Nineteenth Century
Abstract
Includes information on early post-Confederation Canadian museums. The author points out that the leading museums in Canada during this period were either in Montreal or within a 150-mile radius of the city. The most important natural history museum in Montreal during the period under review was McGill University's Redpath Museum.
Place
Montreal and Kingston
Publisher
McGill-Queen's University Press
Date
1988
Language
en
Citation
Sheets-Pyenson, Susan. Cathedrals of Science: The Development of Colonial Natural History Museums During the Late Nineteenth Century. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1988.
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