Rosebud and Wolf mountains battlefields under siege: A Case Study in Threats to the Spirit of Place

Jiusto, Chere and Moss, Lynda B. (2008) Rosebud and Wolf mountains battlefields under siege: A Case Study in Threats to the Spirit of Place. In: 16th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: ‘Finding the spirit of place – between the tangible and the intangible’, 29 sept – 4 oct 2008, Quebec, Canada. [Conference or Workshop Item]


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This paper discusses the deeply seated spirit of battlefields and places of conflict, the need to recognize various cultural perspectives at such places, and the grave threats posed to sites of high cultural value by global energy development. Using Montana’s Rosebud and Wolf Mountains Battlefields, two pristine but threatened sites, and pending United States National Historic Landmarks, as case studies, the authors will address the complex challenges and strategies for preserving such places.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Jiusto, Chere
Moss, Lynda B.
Languages: English
Keywords: historic sites; battlefields; mountains; spirit of place; cultural landscape; conflicts
Subjects: H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 11. Historic landscapes
O.INTANGIBLE HERITAGE > 01. Generalities
Name of monument, town, site, museum: The Rosebud Battlefield, USA; Wolf Mountain Battlefield, USA
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2008, 16th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 08 Sep 2010 19:03
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:12
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