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Kansas Murals

A Traveler"s Guide

by Lora Jost

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kansas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • Travel,
  • Mural painting and decoration,
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • United States - Midwest - Kansas,
  • Travel - United States,
  • Techniques - Painting,
  • Kansas,
  • Mural painting and decoration, American,
  • American - General,
  • Pictorials,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • United States - Midwest - West North Central (General),
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Guidebooks

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSaralyn Reece Hardy (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7763215M
    ISBN 100700614680
    ISBN 109780700614684
    OCLC/WorldCa65978536

    Table of Contents for Kansas murals: a traveler's guide / Lora Jost and Dave Loewenstein ; foreword by Saralyn Reece Hardy, available from the Library of Congress. Bibliographic record . Hotels near Murals of Galena: ( mi) Downstream Casino Resort ( mi) Rose Cottage ( mi) Homewood Suites by Hilton Joplin ( mi) Smittle House Bed & Breakfast ( mi) 5/5(6).   Kansas is also known for its contributions to jazz music, barbecue and as the setting of L. Frank Baum’s classic children’s book The Wizard of Oz. Date of Statehood: .


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