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Michael Spock in Great Museums: Riches, Rivals and Radicals

Great Museums: Riches, Rivals and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums in America

2007 TV-G

Unraveling the history of the modern museum, this installment of the Great Museums series explores how the poorly ventilated elitist institutions of the past evolved into spectacular public showcases designed for the masses. Highlights include interviews with Margaret Burroughs, founder of the country's first African-American museum, and children's museum advocate Michael Spock, the son of famed pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock.