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    • Title: [Photographs of Japanese]
      • Description: 34 photographs : hand colored ; 17-29 x 18-30 cm.
      • Citation: Brooklyn Museum Libraries. Special Collections
      • Imprint: [1839?-19--?]
      • Call Number: DS821 P56
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