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A Descriptive Account of the Building Recently Erected for the Departments of Natural History of the United States National Museum (Classic Reprint)

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The architects of the building were Messrs. Hornblower Mar shall, of Washington, while the heating, electrical and ventilating equipment was designed and installed under the supervision of Prof. S. Homer Woodbridge, of Boston, Mass.
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Paperback, 210 pages
Published November 15th 2018 by Forgotten Books (first published September 27th 2015)
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Jan 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This is not a typical review, because this is not a typical book. I stumbled across this text while looking for books about the historical design and architecture of the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC. This was a perfect research resource for what I needed. It was well-written, succinct, and easy to navigate. Considering it was written in 1913, that's really all a reader can ask for!

After a few hours of combined reading and skimming, I have two full pages of handwritten
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