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The Smithsonian's history of America in 101 objects

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The Smithsonian's history of America in 101 objects

Kurin, Richard, 1950-

New York : The Penguin Press, 2013.

xx, 762 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm

A literary exhibition of 101 objects from across the Smithsonian's museums that together offer a new perspective on the history of the United States, including Lincoln's hat, Dorothy's ruby red slippers, and Harriet Tubman's hymnal.

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ISBN:

9781594205293 (hbk.)

ISBN:

1594205299 (hbk.)

LC Call No:

E173 .K87 2013

Dewey Class No:

973 23

Author:

Kurin, Richard, 1950-

Title:

The Smithsonian's history of America in 101 objects / Richard Kurin.

VaryingTitle:

History of America in 101 objects

Physical:

xx, 762 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Summary:

A literary exhibition of 101 objects from across the Smithsonian's museums that together offer a new perspective on the history of the United States, including Lincoln's hat, Dorothy's ruby red slippers, and Harriet Tubman's hymnal.

Subject:

Smithsonian Institution--Exhibitions.

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