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Classification and arrangement of the exhibits of an anthropological museum

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropological museums and collections

  • Edition Notes

    In U. S. National museum. Annual report. 1901. Washington, 1903.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .U5 1901
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 253-278 :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26429646M
    LC Control Number14019914


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Classification and arrangement of the exhibits of an anthropological museum by Holmes, William Henry Download PDF EPUB FB2

CLASSIFICATION AND ARRANGEMENT OF THE EXHIBITS OF AN ANTHRO-POLOGICAL MUSEUM.* Scope of the Anthropological Field.-The history of man, including all that he is and does and all that he has been and has done, is a wide and important subject, and is fortunately susceptible, in large part, of lucid and effective treatment in the mu-seum.

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