Philip French Oral History Interview Full
Community, Exhibition, Collections, Purpose of Museums
An oral history interview from Philip French, Curator of Leicester History in Leicester Museums.He talks about his role within the museum and how it has changed and also how exhibitions and collections within Newarke Houses especially have developed. Discussion about the engagement with community groups and their involvement in exhibitions. He mentions about the purpose of a museum to educate and entertain and how this purpose has developed over the years.
The University of Leicester's Special Collections, The East Midlands Oral History Archives
29th August 2017
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United Kingdom -- England -- Leicester -- Newarke Houses Museum
32 minutes 29 seconds