3 edition of plea for a national museum and botanic garden found in the catalog.
plea for a national museum and botanic garden
in West-Chester, Penn
Written in English
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms (n.d.) (American culture series, Reel 383.6)
|Statement||By William Darlington, M.D.|
|Series||American culture series -- 383.6.|
|Contributions||Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science (West Chester, Pa.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||12|
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A plea for a national museum and botanic garden to be founded on the Smithsonian Institution at the city of Washington Author: William Darlington ; Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science. A plea for a national museum and botanic garden to be founded on the Smithsonian Institution, at the city of Washington.
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Darlington, William, A plea for a national museum and botanic garden: to be founded on the Smithsonian Institution, at the City of Washington / (West-Chester, Penn.: [s.n.], ), also by Pa.) Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science (West Chester (page images at HathiTrust).
A plea for a national museum and botanic garden: to be founded on the Smithsonian Institution, at the City of Washington / By William Darlington and Pa.) Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science (West Chester.
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