Session: Walking in the city’s streets: The role of the city museum in the invention of urban past

Tools and toys. A life story approach to (re)presenting Amsterdam children in the 20th century


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Session: Walking in the city's streets: The role of the city museum in the invention of urban past
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The reconstruction of the historic cityscape in museums – models, real and virtual


The role of archeology in the invention of the urban past


Propaganda for progress': city museums as tools for civic betterment in early 20th century London


The art of space in the space of art: Edinburgh and its galliers 1780-1860


The national history museum as a showcase for urban prestige


Inventing the merchant city: Glasgow, Amsterdam and Toronto


Dilemmas of change and preservation. Reflection of society: the city museums in Berlin as a socially located study of memory


Retrochic.’ Cities, museums and the marketing of the urban past