Northwest Coast Indian art an exhibit at the Seattle World"s Fair Fine Arts Pavilion, April 21-October 21,1962 by Erna Gunther

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Published by Century 21 Exposition, Inc. in [Seattle] .

Written in English

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  • Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America -- Art -- Exhibitions.

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Statementby Erna Gunther.
ContributionsCentury 21 Exposition (1962 : Seattle, Wash.)
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Pagination101 p. :
Number of Pages101
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Open LibraryOL13547207M

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