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century of American Indian exhibits in the Smithsonian Institution

John Canfield Ewers

century of American Indian exhibits in the Smithsonian Institution

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smithsonian Institution -- History,
  • Indians of North America -- Museums

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John C. Ewers.
    SeriesSmithsonian publication -- 4372, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 4372.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 513-525, [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages525
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13636865M
    OCLC/WorldCa30938951

      BEST VIEWED in p HD Located at the foot of the historic Algonquin trade route (now, Broadway), the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House is home to the National Museum of the American Indian.


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