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plea for a national museum and botanic garden

William Darlington

plea for a national museum and botanic garden

to be founded on the Smithsonian Institution, at the city of Washington. Read before the Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science, December 3, 1841.

by William Darlington

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Published in West-Chester, Penn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smithsonian Institution,
  • Botanical gardens -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.) -- Museums

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms (n.d.) (American culture series, Reel 383.6)

    StatementBy William Darlington, M.D.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 383.6.
    ContributionsChester County Cabinet of Natural Science (West Chester, Pa.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p.
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17486753M
    OCLC/WorldCa6765171

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