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Author Stillinger, Elizabeth.
Title A kind of archeology : collecting American folk art, 1876-1976 / Elizabeth Stillinger.
Published Amherst [Mass.] : University of Massachusetts Press, c2011.
Book Cover

 Floor3  NK805 .S73 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description xix, 441 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 421-429) and index.
Contents The folk art idea -- Folk art, ethnology, and antiquarianism -- Folk art and modern art -- The decorative and aesthetic uses of folk art -- Folk art, patriotism, and nationalism.
Subject Folk art -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- History.
Alternate Title Collecting American folk art, 1876-1976
ISBN 9781558497443 (cloth : alk. paper)
1558497447 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 700735479