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Museums, U.S.A. : a history and guide

Author: Herbert M Katz; Marjorie P K Weiser
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Provides an entertaining social history and a unique reference guide, because it tells where the museums are as of 1965, how they got there, who put them there, and what they contain. The Appendix includes a listing by state and city of more than 2500 operating museums. The index is cross-referenced, so that it is possible to locate anything from an important Rembrandt to a major entomological collection.
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Genre/Form: Directory
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Katz, Herbert M.
Museums, U.S.A.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1965
(OCoLC)652177647
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert M Katz; Marjorie P K Weiser
OCLC Number: 369437
Description: x, 395 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 25 cm
Contents: Backround --
Art --
Science --
History --
Children --
An infinite variety.
Other Titles: Museums, USA
Responsibility: Herbert & Marjorie Katz.

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Provides an entertaining social history and a unique reference guide, because it tells where the museums are as of 1965, how they got there, who put them there, and what they contain. The Appendix includes a listing by state and city of more than 2500 operating museums. The index is cross-referenced, so that it is possible to locate anything from an important Rembrandt to a major entomological collection.

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