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

    Fort Vancouver

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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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Image of O.O. Howard from the New York Historical Society's Civil War Treasures Collection

Did you know that a number of U.S. Army generals served at Fort Vancouver NHS’s Vancouver Barracks early in their careers? The list includes Generals Oliver O. Howard, George C. Marshall, Ulysses S. Grant, George B. McClellan, Phillip Sheridan, William T. Sherman, Omar Bradley and George Pickett. More...