Art and handicraft in the Woman"s Building of the World"s Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893

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Statementedited by Maud Howe Elliott ; with special articles by Mrs. Potter Palmer... [et al].
ContributionsElliott, Maud Howe., World"s Columbian Exposition
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