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Twilight at Conner Prairie [electronic resource] : the creation, betrayal, and rescue of a museum / Berkley W. Duck III.

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  • ISBN: 9780759120129 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0759120129 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 220 p.) : ill., map.
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : AltaMira Press, c2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The development of Conner Prairie -- The development of Earlham's endowment management policies -- The origins of the governance dispute -- The governance discussions shift to autonomy for the museum -- The governance discussions become confrontational -- The mediation effort -- The negotiations with Earlham's lawyers -- The sun goes down over Conner Prairie -- Retreat and reorganization -- The issues take shape -- Waiting and thinking -- The attorney general rolls out his strategy -- The Hamilton County lawsuit -- Positioning the dispute for resolution -- Sunrise -- The organization of new Conner Prairie.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Conner Prairie (Museum) > History.
Historical museums > Indiana > Fishers > History.
Open-air museums > Indiana > Fishers > History.
Earlham College > History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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