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Specimen Book

Author:
Werner Printing & Lithography Company (Chicago, Illinois and Akron, Ohio)
Date:
ca. 1890
Medium:
Illustrations: photomechanical process
Dimensions:
5 13/16 x 9 1/16 in. (14.8 x 23 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.610.3
Not on view
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