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My Visit To The National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. and the on-line version August 25, 2001 This past week I went downtown to Washington, DC to visit and tour the Museum of Natural History. ... While at the museum I learned that they also offer an on-line tour as well. ... The museum had&...
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Ancient Egypt

Through this cultural assignment I decided to take use of the facilities offered by the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. ... After attending this exhibit I left with an enriched knowledge and a greater love of natural and cultural history. ... I have lived in this city for my whole life, but have never taken full advantage of the Carnegie Mu...
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African Museum

Wesam Berjaoui April. 01, 2000 Professor Gloster-Coates History 132 CRN# 24386 Museum Project The first museum I went to was my favorite. ... The second museum that I went to was the Metropolitan Museum of Art. ... The third museum that I&#...
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Japanese American Museum

Since it is a museum, it offers historical information and many services to both the Japanese American and non-Japanese community about the role that Japanese played in American history. ... THE MUSEUM'S HISTORY The Japanese American National Museum began with the idea from a businessman and a war veteran. ... The music, along with poetry and natural&#...
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Rosicrucian Museum Evaluation

Since the sixth grade, Egyptian culture and way of life have been the intrigue behind my interest in Egyptian history. This is the third time that I have been to this museum, but the exhibits are constantly changing making every trip unlike the last and helping me maintain interest in the museum. ... Unlike most museum exhibits, the setup&#...
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New York Historical Society

Members and guest of the society gathered at the American Museum of Natural History and proceeded to the NYHS building site, a temporary scaffold and viewing stand had been erected for the day's events. ... Samuel Verplank Hoffman, reviewed the society's history and listed the articles and publications sealed in a copper box in the corner stone. ...
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Natural Bridges

The place I chose to go was to the Natural Bridges State Beach in Santa Cruz. ... When I asked my friends if they knew of any natural sites or museums, the first one they recommended was the Natural Bridges State Beaches. ... I had never seen an actual whale that was not in a museum. ... What made this visit a history learning experience&...
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Ancient Egypt 2

Museums such as the Field Museum attempt to give its visitors a sense of the culture and history of different countries, as well as a sense of US culture and history. ... In this manner, museum officials are looking to attract more people and consequently bring in more money. ... In doing so, however, the museum visitor does not get ...
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Ancient Egypt

I first began my research at the Smithsonian Institute National Museum of Natural History. Ancient Egyptian history covers a period of over three thousand years. Most modern countries histories are only hundreds of years old. ...
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Catcher in The Rye

The Museum of Natural History is an example of things staying the same. ... The Museum of Natural History is a big example that Holden dislikes change. Every floor and every showcase stage in the museum never changes. ... " The best thing though, in the museum was that everything always stayed right where it was. ... Pg....
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James Clifford Essay Review

Histories of the Tribal and the Modern In James Clifford's essay, "Histories of the Tribal and the Modern," the appearance of tribal art(ifacts), some grouped with modern art, in several museum galleries comes under fire. ... Clifford also highly objects to one museum's, the Museum of Modern Art, use of the word 'affin...
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Getty Museum Report

<B> Getty Museum report Getty Center is a place to experience and enjoy art in unique setting that features dramatic architecture, tranquil gardens, and breathtaking views. ... The museum it self is separated into four different section which are North Pavilion, South Pavilion, East Pavilion and West Pavilion, which has its own type&#...
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Charle's Peace's Emblems

A particular self-portrait would be that of Charles Willson Peace, entitled "The Artist In His Museum" (1822). ... Peace's use of emblem portraiture brings nature and art together, and also examines the rise and progress of the museum as told by Stein. ... The turkey, which was brought to the museum by his son, was from a westw...
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Willamette Meterorite

William Dodge for $20, 600, and she gave it to the American Museum of Natural History. ... They felt that it should remain a part of the ancient history of Oregon and to the people in the area. ... On September 17, 1990, William Gutsch, chairman of the American Museum of Natural History, wrote and said that the walls of the&#...
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Archaeopteryx lithographica

This was brought to the British Museum of Natural History in London to be studdied. ... The head was crushed, but was still taken by the Berlin museum for studdy. ...
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An artist decision to pursue liberal arst

Freshman Essay for College admission When I go into New York City on a crisp autumn morning and bring a few pieces of charcoal, a watercolor kit and a sketchbook, the urban atmosphere stimulates my creativity and natural inner urge to design, particularly fashion designs. ... At the university, I found an environment that radi...
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The Egyptian Hall at the Carnegie Museum is an excellent way to study ancient Egyptian culture. ... The research project for my anthropology class taught me a lot about the history of Egypt, and now I know more about the culture than I ever thought I would. ... An interesting piece at the museum that I particul...
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dutch vs. french

The halls of the Museum are set up in a long and slim rectangle with open doorways between all of them. ... This painting appeals on many levels; it is a history painting documenting Dutch farmers of the 17th century, it is a representation of northern European style, and it is a detailed depiction of life. ... The use of natu...
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ruisdael vs. monet

The halls of the Museum are set up in a long and slim rectangle with open doorways between all of them. ... This painting appeals on many levels; it is a history painting documenting Dutch farmers of the 17th century, it is a representation of northern European style, and it is a detailed depiction of life. ... The use of natu...
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Sake and Sagebrush

No one thing in modern history has ever inspired such a fear and hatred towards an ethnic group, as did that day on December 7, 1941. ... It was a period in United States history when reason, and compassion, were disposed of. ... Summers are hot and winters cold, and the natural vegetation in the vicinity is desert scrub and non-...
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Natural Resources and Land Usage II. History a.) ... Japan also has many modern galleries and museums, such as the Tokyo National Museum. ... Other minerals available in minute quantities are coal, natural gas, copper, lead, zinc, and quartzite. ... History III. ...
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Gyrating Hips

Gyrating hips, fast feet, high stepping, and magnificent moves, are characteristics that belong to the great African-American dancers of history's past. Famu's Black Archives Museum has a vast collection of African-American artifacts including a variety of pictures of dazzling African-American dancers. ... His combination of tap dancing, song, te...
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cloning 2

Whether the extinction of a species came from annihilation by man, or natural causes; the problem is that the species cannot be reborn. ... For Australian museum director Mike Archer, this was fifteen years of hopes and dreams coming true. ... In April of 2000, samples were taken from the heart, kidney, muscle and bone marro...
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The Development of Human Greek Scriptures

This sculpture is located at the Metropolitan Museum of art in New York City. ... To see this dramatic masterpiece people must travel to the Vatican Museum in Rome. ... This led us into the Classical period, when a more natural, athletic body began to appear. ... All of these sculptures show the development of the human form and ...
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It was some rivers and creeks land definition and tons of history, but there isn't very many people there compared to California. ... They have the biggest natural cypress swamp in the world and Pocomoke Swamp the northern most swamp in the United States. ... Delaware has common natural resources. Kaolin is the most ...
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