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Author Bruggeman, Seth C., 1975-
Title Here, George Washington was born : memory, material culture, and the public history of a national monument / Seth C. Bruggeman.
Imprint Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, [2008]
©2008

Subject National monuments -- Social aspects -- United States.
National monuments -- Political aspects -- United States.
Collective memory -- United States.
Material culture -- Social aspects -- United States.
Material culture -- Political aspects -- United States.
Public history -- United States.
Patriotism -- United States.
Nationalism -- United States.
George Washington Birthplace National Monument (Va.) -- History.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 260 pages) : illustrations, map
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-247) and index.
Summary Seth C. Bruggeman is an assistant professor of history and American studies at Temple University.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction. Birthing Washington -- Ch. 1 First Stone -- Ch. 2 Costumed Ladies and Federal Agents -- Ch. 3 Building X -- Ch. 4 Contest of Relics -- Ch. 5 Framing the Colonial Picture -- Ch. 6 Homecomings.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780820342726 (electronic bk.)
0820342726 (electronic bk.)
1283253070
9781283253079
9780820331775 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
0820331775 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780820331782 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0820331783 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 759160197
Additional Format Print version: Bruggeman, Seth C., 1975- Here, George Washington was born. Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, ©2008 (DLC) 2008032078