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Help for the small museum

Arminta Neal

Help for the small museum

handbook of exhibit ideas and methods.

by Arminta Neal

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Published by Pruett in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museum techniques.,
  • Exhibitions -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22702274M

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