Catalogue of the ethnological exhibit from the United States National Museum

Cover of: Catalogue of the ethnological exhibit from the United States National Museum | United States. Commission to the Madrid exposition, 1892

Published by G.P.O. in Washington [D.C.] .

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Statementby Walter Hough
ContributionsHough, Walter, 1859-1935, United States National Museum, Exposición Histórico-Americana (1892 : Madrid, Spain)
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Pagination143-193 p. ;
Number of Pages193
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Open LibraryOL24601769M

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