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Library Co. of Phila.
American Birds, Beasts and Blossoms: Exhibition Catalogue
Andrea J. Tucher (au)
Catalogue of an exhibit from the Collections of The Library Company of Philadelphia. & The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. This exhibition is both a celebration of, & a reflection on, what made American natural history American. It grew out of 3 yearsí work for the Library Co., the Historical Soc., & also the Amer. Philosophical Soc. compiling union catalogues of their pre-1861 printed books in American natural history & in agriculture. This catalogue brings together for display books, manuscripts, paintings, music, photos, maps, money, & tradesmenís ads. Includes brief essays on the new world scientists probed; the Philadelphia connection; wealth from the land; the American bison; nature in the cities; & exotica.
A Fox (lawyer).
Library and Surgeons Hall (Philadelphia: 1799)
Mathew Carey: Publisher and Patriot
James Fuller Queen, Souvenir of the coldest winter on record. Scene on the Delaware River at Philada. during the severe winter of 1856 (Philadelphia: P.S. Duval & Co.ís steam lith. Press, 1856). Color lithograph.
Philadelphia & Reading R.R. building (Philadelphia: ca.1895)
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