History of the Public School Society of the City of New York with portraits of the presidents of the Society. by William Oland Bourne

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Published by W. Wood & Co. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Public School Society of New-York,
  • New York City Public Schools

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 10410.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxxxii, 768 p.
Number of Pages768
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13599484M
OCLC/WorldCa11147072

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