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An Exhibition of Western North American Indian baskets

An Exhibition of Western North American Indian baskets

from the collection of Clay P. Bedford at the California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California, April 16, 1980.

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Published by California Academy of Sciences] in [San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bedford, Clay P., -- 1903-1991 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.,
  • Indian baskets -- Private collections -- California -- San Francisco -- Exhibitions.,
  • Indian baskets -- West (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 68).

    Other titlesWestern North American Indian baskets., Indian baskets
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsBedford, Clay P., 1903-1991., California Academy of Sciences.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination68 p. :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23115549M

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