FYI - Maryland Computer Museum article
ragooman at comcast.net
Mon Aug 2 23:23:12 CDT 2010
William Donzelli wrote:
>> - there's no rule that a museum is supposed to be publicly owned.
> I do not know about other states, but in New York - yes, real
> incorporated museums are public, officially part of University of the
> State of New York, and must follow the Rules of the Regents.
I think the keyword is incorporate.
There are private museums in New York. Whether they're incorporated is
another question - they certainly not bothered about getting tax-exempt
status for donations when they're able to afford the collection in the
first place. The owners might be financially solvent to not worry - and
But they are museums nonetheless - not just some ragtime outfit.
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