The Resource Picturing America, National Endowment for the Humanities

Picturing America, National Endowment for the Humanities

Label
Picturing America
Title
Picturing America
Statement of responsibility
National Endowment for the Humanities
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NMI
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
All ages
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cole, Bruce
  • Updike, John
  • Merrill, Linda
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, American
  • Art, American
  • Art appreciation
Label
Picturing America, National Endowment for the Humanities
Link
http://picturingamerica.neh.gov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Picturing America brings masterpieces of American art into schools and libraries nationwide. It is a program of We the People, the flagship initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities. As of September 2008, over 27,000 schools and libraries have received Picturing America sets, which consist of forty reproductions of great American works of art and a Teachers resource book, from which the main contents of this book are drawn. For more information visit http://picturingamerica.neh.gov" --book flap
  • Shipping list no.: 2009-0023-P
  • "831-B-1."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Bruce Cole -- Overview of Picturing America -- Picturing America: art and essays -- "The clarity of things: what is American about American art?" / John Updike
Control code
17570293
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
"Publication of this book made possible by a generous gift from Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Smith."
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Picturing America, National Endowment for the Humanities
Link
http://picturingamerica.neh.gov
Publication
Note
  • "Picturing America brings masterpieces of American art into schools and libraries nationwide. It is a program of We the People, the flagship initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities. As of September 2008, over 27,000 schools and libraries have received Picturing America sets, which consist of forty reproductions of great American works of art and a Teachers resource book, from which the main contents of this book are drawn. For more information visit http://picturingamerica.neh.gov" --book flap
  • Shipping list no.: 2009-0023-P
  • "831-B-1."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Bruce Cole -- Overview of Picturing America -- Picturing America: art and essays -- "The clarity of things: what is American about American art?" / John Updike
Control code
17570293
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
"Publication of this book made possible by a generous gift from Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Smith."
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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