TITLE

Lin Ezell: On Running the Marine Corps Museum

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Military History;Jan2011, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Lin Ezell, director of the National Museum of the Marine Corps (NMMC), is presented. According to Ezell, the museum was established when the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation wanted to showcase the history of the unit in a better facility. She stated that the exhibits include weapons, uniforms and aircraft. Ezell also noted that the museum reflects the importance of the Marine in U.S. history.
ACCESSION #
54942848

 

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