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The first hundred years of the Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1946

Webster P. True

The first hundred years of the Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1946

by Webster P. True

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Published by (Smithsonian Institution) in Washington D.C .
Written in English

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    Statementby Webster P. True.
    ContributionsSmithsonian Institution.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22833454M

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