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Frederick Law Olmsted

Library of Congress. Manuscript Division

Frederick Law Olmsted

a register of his papers in the Library of Congress

by Library of Congress. Manuscript Division

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Published by The Library in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1822-1903 -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs.,
    • Library of Congress. Manuscript Division -- Catalogs.,
    • Landscape architecture -- United States -- History -- Sources -- Catalogs.,
    • Manuscripts, American -- Washington (D.C.) -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementManuscript Division, Research Department.
      SeriesRegisters of papers in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress ; 28
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6616.O5 U53 1977, SB470.O5 U53 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 16 p. ;
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5016609M
      ISBN 10084440229X
      LC Control Number76608382
      OCLC/WorldCa2648116

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