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Author Gangewere, Robert J. (Robert Jay), 1936-
Title Palace of culture : Andrew Carnegie's museums and library in Pittsburgh / Robert J. Gangewere.
Imprint Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2011]

Subject Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919.
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- History.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- History -- 20th century.
Add Title Andrew Carnegie's museums and library in Pittsburgh
Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Carnegie years : "Pittsburghers knew I was one of themselves" -- Building a palace of culture : "I felt that Aladdin and his lamp had been at work" -- The high command -- a century of governance : "men capable of his own zeal" -- Carnegie Music Hall : "music, sacred tongue of God" -- Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh : "free to the people" -- Carnegie Museum of Art : "the moral mission of art" -- Carnegie Museum of Natural History : "museum science" -- Carnegie Science Center and Buhl Planetarium : "popular science" -- The Andy Warhol Museum : "he harvested ideas from everything" -- In summary -- Appendix. Interview subjects.
Note Print version record.
Local Note JOHN CARROLL: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
ISBN 9780822979692 (electronic bk.)
0822979691 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 871325567
Additional Format Print version: Gangewere, Robert J. (Robert Jay), 1936- Palace of culture 9780822943976 (DLC) 2011020990 (OCoLC)729341793