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College and university museums

Laurence Vail Coleman

College and university museums

a message for college and university presidents

by Laurence Vail Coleman

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Published by The American Association of Museums in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laurence Vail Coleman ...
    ContributionsAmerican Association of Museums.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM7 .C57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 73 p.
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6443659M
    LC Control Number42036087
    OCLC/WorldCa1268345


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