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The American Museum of Natural History its origin, its history, the growth of its departments to December 31, 1909 by Henry Fairfield Osborn

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Published by Irving Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American Museum of Natural History,
  • Natural history museums -- New York (State) -- New York

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Edition Notes

Title on cover: History, plan and scope of the American Museum of Natural History.

Other titlesHistory, plan and scope of the American Museum of Natural History.
Statementby Henry Fairfield Osborn, President ; written with the cooperation of members of the administrative and scientific staffs
ContributionsMuseum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation, Huntington Free Library
The Physical Object
Pagination148 p., [12] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24189689M
LC Control Number35022004
OCLC/WorldCa2367081

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