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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English



  • Minnesota


  • Art -- Minnesota -- History.,
  • Architecture -- Minnesota -- History.

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Edition Notes

SeriesA History of the arts in Minnesota
LC ClassificationsN6530.M6 T6
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6265251M
LC Control Number58063623

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