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On a Long-Lost American Masterpiece, and Why Public Museums Matter

May 19, 2015

The University Press of New England’s blog features the Moving Panorama of Pilgrim’s Progress!

“…the reason we know much of anything at all about the Moving Panorama of Pilgrim’s Progress, beyond the historical fact of its existence and the newspaper accounts of its production and enthusiastic public reception in 1851, is that it was donated to a public museum.

Read the full post here.

The Moving Panorama of Pilgrim’s Progress on view in Building 13 of the Pepperell Mill Campus, Biddeford, Maine, June 18, 2012. Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette, courtesy Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram.

The Moving Panorama of Pilgrim’s Progress on view in Building 13 of the Pepperell Mill Campus, Biddeford, Maine, June 18, 2012. Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette, courtesy Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram.

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Sue Truman permalink
    May 19, 2015 9:34 pm

    Wonderful! Looking forward to trading your new,book. Sue Truman

  2. Sue Truman permalink
    May 19, 2015 9:35 pm

    Ack! I hate the Autocorrect on my phone, I look forward to reading your new book!

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