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The archaeological collection of the United States National Museum, in charge of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. / by Charles Rau.

Rau, Charles, 1826-1887 author. (Author). Smithsonian Institution, issuing body. (Added Author). United States National Museum, issuing body. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM p.d. 508 Un58 v. 22, art. 4 (Text) 901122-2016 General Federal documents Available -

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  • Physical Description: xiv, 104 pages : illustrations ; 33 cm.
  • Publisher: Washington City : Smithsonian Institution, 1876.

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General Note: Originally issued in 1876 as Smithsonian Institution publication 287; later reprinted in 1880 as article 4 of volume 22 of the Smithsonian contributions to knowledge (simultaneously Smithsonian Institution publication 340).
"The following descriptions refer only to the typical objects in the collection"--Page 5.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Stone. Flaked and chipped stone ; Pecked, ground and polished stone -- Copper -- Bone and horn -- Shells -- Clay -- Wood -- Supplement -- The aboriginal modes of hafting stone and bone implements -- System adopted in arranging the Smithsonian collection illustrative of North American ethnology. Man, objects relating to ; Culture, objects relating to.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also available online.
Subject: United States National Museum > Archaeological collections.
North America > Antiquities > Catalogs.
United States National Museum > Catalogs.
Archaeological museums and collections > Washington (D.C.)

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