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Published by Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts in Minneapolis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Architecture -- Minnesota

Book details:

Edition Notes

Organized by the Minneapolis Institute of Arts as a contribution to the Minnesota Statehood Centennial for showings at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Rochester Art Center, Winona County Art Committee, the Saint Paul Gallery and School of Art, Tweed Gallery of the University of Minnesota, Duluth Branch Selection of architectural monuments.

Statementtext by Donald R. Torbert; photos by Jerome Liebling.
ContributionsTorbert, Donald R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA730M6 M5 1958
The Physical Object
Pagination[59] p. :
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20170765M

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