Philip French Oral History Interview - Museum Purpose

Title

Philip French Oral History Interview - Museum Purpose

Subject

Community, Exhibition, Collections, Purpose of Museums

Description

An oral history interview from Philip French, Curator of Leicester History in Leicester Museums.He talks about how museums need to 'educate and entertain' and how although certain aspects have developed and changed (such as interpretation), the museum's purpose has remained the same.

Creator

Philip French

Publisher

The University of Leicester Special Collections, East Midlands Oral History Archive.

Date

29th August 2017

Rights

This source is copyright of the University of Leicester Special Collections, Philip French and the East Midland's Oral History Archive and is digitised and published under the Creative Commons License : https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/

Format

.WAV

Language

English

Type

Oral History Interview

Interviewer

Charlotte Daynton

Interviewee

Philip French

Location

United Kingdom -- England - - Leicester -- Newarke Houses Museum

Original Format

Sound recording.

Duration

6 minutes 55 seconds

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