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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


  • Art -- Study and teaching -- United States

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Other titlesArt education in the public schools of the United States
StatementA thesis ... for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1946
The Physical Object
Pagination215 leaves ;
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14582504M

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