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Research Paper






Excerpt from paper: "When my professor introduced us to our COLL-100 final project about telling stories with certain objects, I knew that I wanted to research something related to the military. Weapons, vehicles, uniforms, and other military equipment can give insight into how industrially advanced a country is, not only militarily, but also economically and culturally. In the following project, I describe the process that I went through when conducting my research on a tank I found in a British museum, as well as exploring the narrative pushed by the museum exhibit the tank is located in. I will demonstrate how I utilized course texts and outside sources from peer-reviewed journals, images, books, and museum websites to construct a narrative that covers very different subject matter when compared to the narrative the Tank Museum pushes..."

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