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The Smithsonian

Charlotte L. Sclar

The Smithsonian

a guide to its national public facilities in Washington, D.C.

by Charlotte L. Sclar

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Smithsonian Institution -- Guidebooks.,
    • Public buildings -- Washington (D.C.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Charlotte L. Sclar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ11.S8 S35 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 381 p. ;
      Number of Pages381
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2867775M
      ISBN 100899501516
      LC Control Number84043209

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