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Culture & the city cultural philanthropy in Chicago from the 1880s to 1917 by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Illinois,
  • Chicago.

Subjects:

  • Art patronage -- Illinois -- Chicago.,
  • Popular culture -- Illinois -- Chicago.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesCulture and the city.
StatementHelen Lefkowitz Horowitz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNX711.U5 H67 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 288 p. ;
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2050151M
ISBN 100226353745
LC Control Number88027722

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