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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia

Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Names:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Scowen & Co.  Search this
Shepherd & Robertson  Search this
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912  Search this
Shepherd, Charles  Search this
Extent:
165 Albumen prints (circa 165 mounted prints, mounted)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
East Indians  Search this
Burmese  Search this
Andamanese (Indic people)  Search this
Assamese  Search this
Fakirs  Search this
Pakistanis  Search this
Sinhalese (Sri Lankan people)  Search this
Kashmiri (South Asian people)  Search this
Bengali (South Asian people)  Search this
Tibetans  Search this
Nepalese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Australia
India
Afghanistan
Assam (India)
Bengal (India)
Rajasthan (India)
Tibet (China)
Nepal
Pakistan
Sri Lanka
Burma
Andaman Islands (India)
Jammu and Kashmir (India)
Date:
circa 1862-1885
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs collected by Emma A. Koch documenting the people and natural and built environments in India, South Asia, and Australia. The collection largely consists of images of East Indian peoples, structures, scenery, and activities, including tea making and entertainment; areas of India most commonly depicted are Assam, Bengal, and the Andaman Islands. Additional photographs portray people, architecture, and scenery in Burma, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Tibet, and Australia. Most of the photographs were likely taken by Samuel Bourne and Charles Shepherd (Bourne & Shepherd), with some made by Scowen & Co., Shepherd & Robertson, Benjamin F. Simpson, Reynolds, and Ganey.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 161, USNM ACC 40922
Location of Other Archival Materials:
This collection has been relocated from Photo Lot 79-38.
Photographs in the Koch Collection (accession 40922), previously filed in Photo Lot 97 and Photo Lot 8, have been relocated and merged with Photo Lot 161.
Additional photograhs by Bourne & Shepherd can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 82-44, Photo Lot 91-27, and Photo Lot 97.
Additional photographs by Shepherd & Robertson can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 8.
The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives hold additional photographs by Benjamin Simpson, Samuel Bourne, Bourne & Shepherd, Scowen & Co., and Shepherd & Robertson.
Koch also donated an album of dried flowers to the Department of Anthropology as part of accession 40922.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Architecture -- India  Search this
Tea trade  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.161
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3dd5805e2-a678-416e-a5a1-ab147140db08
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-161
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Group of Pushtun men and boys outside pole and masonry structure and arched entranceway

Creator:
Simpson, B. F. (Benjamin F), 1836-1916  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420000
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kandahar -- Kandahar
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
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EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref522

Members of C.4. Battery of British Royal Artillery with cannons and East Indian man carrying saber, in front of large log structure

Creator:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
British  Search this
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1878
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420100

OPPS NEG.NAA 56326
Local Note:
Note: Photo made Soon After End of Second Afghan War
Place:
Afghanistan -- Peiwar Valley/Kurum Valley (Near)
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Genre/Form:
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Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref523

Afghani men, including Mahomed Nyat Khan (Center) carrying saber Alikhel headsmen with rifles

Creator:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (011 in x 008 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1878
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420200

OPPS NEG.81-3601
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kurum Valley/Peiwar Valley (Near)
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Genre/Form:
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Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
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ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref524

Colonel Waterfield in uniform with Pushtuns holding sabers and rifles outside tent near Ali Keyl, Afghanistan

Creator:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (011 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
British  Search this
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1878
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420300
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kurum Valley/Peiwar Valley (Near)
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
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National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref525

Afghani men near dome-covered shops at Char Su ("Four Rivers") city center

Creator:
Simpson, B. F. (Benjamin F), 1836-1916  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420500

OPPS NEG.81-3602
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kandahar -- Kandahar/Char Su
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
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National Anthropological Archives
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw358b42c41-37f0-45ea-b9ad-d8d7cca06d11
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref527

Pushtun men and boys near cesspool and well in Kandahar

Creator:
Simpson, B. F. (Benjamin F), 1836-1916  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420600
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kandahar -- Kandahar
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Anthropological Archives
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EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref528

Pushtun men seated and standing near building in Kandahar

Creator:
Simpson, B. F. (Benjamin F), 1836-1916  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 010 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420700
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kandahar -- Kandahar
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
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National Anthropological Archives
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3728e6144-5c65-4b97-9756-33b4a289193b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref529

Shahzada Sultan Jan (third from left) and Mahomed Nyat Khan (center) with Nawabs

Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 008 in mounted on 012 in x 009 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1878
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420800
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kurum Valley/Peiwar Valley (Near)
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3836abaa8-7e69-419f-9cb3-13b2789d2122
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref530
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Group of Pushtun men, including governor and deputy governor

Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (011 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
OCT 1880
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04420900
Place:
Afghanistan -- Kandahar -- Kandahar
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36c7618d9-3ad5-4f43-8150-c8c77c54d5a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref531

National Anthropological Film Center films of Afghanistan

Creator:
Asch, Timothy, 1932-1994  Search this
Asch, Patsy  Search this
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Balikci, Asen, 1929-  Search this
Cusiel, Ingrid  Search this
Shapiro, Nesya  Search this
Boyko, Eugene  Search this
National Film Board of Canada  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (color sound, 16mm)
Linear feet
Culture:
Pushtuns  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Place:
South Asia
Afghanistan
Date:
1975-1977
Scope and Contents:
Film film record and edited film, Rivalry Training Among the Pashtoon, from an effort to document the full range of pastoral nomadic activities of the Pashtoon (Pakhtun) nomads of northeastern Afghanistan. The project was a joint effort of the Smithsonian Institution's National Anthropological Film Center and the National Film Board of Canada.

Supplementary materials: photographs, correspondence, film logs, grant application materials, and administrative and production documents.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Provenance:
Transferred in multiple accessions: Pashtoon Nomad Research Film Project (accession 1975-006) was transferred from the National Human Studies Film Center in 1982; Rivalry Training Among the Pashtoon (accession 1986-013) was transferred from the National Anthropological Film Center in 1986.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.

Grant applications and administrative documents may contain restricted material.
Rights:
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Topic:
Nomads  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Citation:
National Anthropological Film Center films of Afghanistan, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1986.13AFG
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Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9799e6f41-58ab-4808-9fb7-d8cf4592590a
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ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1986-13afg
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Pathans / compiled under the orders of the Government of India by R.T.I. Ridgway

Author:
Ridgway, R. T. I (Richard Thomas Incledon) 1868-  Search this
Physical description:
v, 252 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1918
1910
Topic:
Pushtuns  Search this
Call number:
DS380.P8 R47 1910
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_868333

The Pathans, 550 B.C.-A.D. 1957 / by Olaf Caroe ; with an epilogue on Russia by the author

Author:
Caroe, Olaf Kirkpatrick Sir 1892-  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 533 p., [15] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., geneal. tables, maps, plans ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North-west Frontier Province (Pakistan)
Pakistan
Afghanistan
Date:
1983
1958
Topic:
Pushtuns--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
958.1 .C18
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_892314

The Afghan nobility and the Mughals : 1526-1707 / Rita Joshi

Author:
Joshi, Rita  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 246 p. : map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mogul Empire
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Nobility  Search this
Pushtuns--History  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
954 .J68
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_892004

The chronicles of the Pathan kings of Delhi / by Edward Thomas

Author:
Thomas, Edward 1813-1886  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 467, 54 p., [7] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
India
Delhi (India)
Date:
1967
Topic:
Numismatics  Search this
Pushtuns  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
958.1 .T56
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_892316

An account of the Kingdom of Caubul and its dependencies in Persia, Tartary, and India : (comprising a view of the Afghaun nation, and a history of the Dooraunee monarchy) / Biobibliogr. notes by Alfred Janata. (Um eine Einl. verm. Nachdr. d. 1815

Author:
Elphinstone, Mountstuart Hon. 1779-1859  Search this
Janata, Alfred  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, xxip., vi-vii, 1 map, 675 p., 1 fold. map, xiv col. plates. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
1969
1815
Topic:
Pushtuns  Search this
Call number:
915.81 .E67
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_861944

Guardians of the North-West frontier : the Pathans / by André Singer and the editors of Time-Life Books; photographs by Toby Molenaar and Michael Freeman

Author:
Singer, André 1945-  Search this
Molenaar, Toby  Search this
Freeman, Michael 1945-  Search this
Time-Life Books  Search this
Physical description:
168 p. : col. ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pakistan
North-west Frontier Province (Pakistan)
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Pushtuns  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DS485.N7 S617
DS485.N7 S617
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_182064

Features of person and society in Swat : collected essays on Pathans

Author:
Barth, Fredrik 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
190 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pakistan
Swāt Kohistan
Date:
1981
Topic:
Pushtuns  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
DS380.P8B35X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178591

History of the Afghans. Translated from the Persian of Neamet Ullah by Bernhard Dorn

Author:
Niʻmat Allāh fl. 1613-1630  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. in 1. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Afghanistan
Date:
1965
[1965]
Topic:
Saints, Pushtun  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DS358 .N713 E1965
DS358.N713 E1965
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_54154

Millennium and charisma among Pathans : a critical essay in social anthropology / Akbar S. Ahmed

Author:
Ahmed, Akbar S  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 173 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pakistan
North-west Frontier Province
Date:
1980
1980, c1976
Topic:
Pushtuns  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN635.P27 A28 1980
GN635.P27 A28 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_259041

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