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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 333
Title American Material Culture: An Introduction
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII


This course covers the identification, classification, and interpretation of the artifacts and decorative arts of America. Particular attention will be paid to artifacts produced before 1860, and to how these objects are interpreted by archaeologists, historians and museum professionals. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for HIS378.