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The Resource From pioneer to tourist : public archeology at Spring Mill State Park

From pioneer to tourist : public archeology at Spring Mill State Park

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From pioneer to tourist : public archeology at Spring Mill State Park
Title
From pioneer to tourist
Title remainder
public archeology at Spring Mill State Park
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This paper examines processes and consequences of transforming historic sites into tourist attractions, in this case, Spring Mill Pioneer Village at Spring Mill State Park, Mitchell, Indiana. The site is considered from perspectives of history, tourism, and archeology to show that relations among conservation, tourism, and preservation factors are neither simple nor direct, and can lead to the unintended consequence of seeing sites as unauthentic. The results demonstrate how tourism inspires multi-vocal interpretations of historic sites and underscore the importance of archeology to inform on the historicity of tourist sites since interpretation above the ground in soften at odds with what lies below
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HVLIT
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Pope, Melody K
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  • illustrations
  • maps
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sievert, April K
  • Sievert, Sheree L
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  • Spring Mill State Park (Ind.)
  • Heritage tourism
  • Historic preservation
Label
From pioneer to tourist : public archeology at Spring Mill State Park
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20080965
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
pages [206]-221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn741503647
  • (OCoLC)741503647
Label
From pioneer to tourist : public archeology at Spring Mill State Park
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20080965
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
pages [206]-221
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn741503647
  • (OCoLC)741503647

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