Cruise, Dr. James E.
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The Royal Ontario Museum--past, present and future. A description of the ROM as one of the great museums of the world, with features of its uniqueness. A history of the ROM, its inception in 1851 and its development since then. Anecdotes concerning some of the ROM's greatest contributors and curators. The China collection and how it was created and developed. The various location and structural changes. The current renovations of the ROM.