• Image of the reconstructed stockade at Fort Vancouver and Pearson Air Museum looking northeast from the Land Bridge.

    Fort Vancouver

    National Historic Site OR,WA

2009 Public History Field School - Required and Online Texts

The following texts are available at the PSU bookstore

  • Larry Beck & Ted Cable, Interpretation for the 21st Century: Fifteen Guiding Principles for Interpreting Nature and Culture
  • Alice Parman & Jeffrey Jane Flowers, Exhibit Makeovers: A Do-It-Yourself Workbook for Small Museums
  • Beverly Serrell, Exhibit Labels: An Interpretive Approach
  • Cathy Stanton, The Lowell Experiment: Public History in a Postindustrial City
  • Freeman Tilden, Interpreting Our Heritage

The following texts are available online:

Greg will provide you with copies of pertinent articles and other documents.


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Did You Know?

A park Guide presents a program at the Brigade Encampment special event

Did you know that Fort Vancouver National Historic Site hosts a number of special events each year that feature costumed interpretation and living history, including the Brigade Encampment, Soldiers' Bivouac, and Candlelight Tour? More...