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Bishop Museum
Title: Bishop Museum
Creator: Bishop Museum <Honolulu, Hawaii>
Abstract: Bishop Museum was founded in 1889 by Charles Reed Bishop. The Museum was established to house the extensive collection of Hawaiian artifacts and royal family heirlooms of the Princess, and has expanded to include millions of artifacts, documents and photographs about Hawai‘i and other Pacific island cultures. Today, Bishop Museum is the largest museum in the state and the premier natural and cultural history institution in the Pacific, recognized throughout the world for its cultural collections, research projects, consulting services and public educational programs. It also has one of the largest natural history specimen collections in the world. Serving and representing the interests of Native Hawaiians is a primary purpose of the Museum. [Information of the supplier, modified]
Subject: Museums, collections, exhibits (570.74)
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Spatial coverage: Pacific Ocean;
Other parts of Pacific Ocean, Polynesia
Audience: Beginner; Intermediate
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Museums and Collections
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2011-09-13
Metadata provider: UBFfm
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