Americans at home and abroad, 1870-1920 a loan exhibition for the benefit of the American Association of Museums.

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Published by M. Long in Houston .

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Edition Notes

Catalog of the exhibition held Mar. 26-Apr. 9, 1971, at the Meredith Long Gallery, Houston.

Book details

ContributionsAmerican Association of Museums., Meredith Long Gallery.
LC ClassificationsND210 .A75
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5759414M
LC Control Number71155816

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