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Biography of an endowment

Marjorie Cahn Brazer

Biography of an endowment

the Horace H. Rackham and Mary A. Rackham Fund at the University of Michigan

by Marjorie Cahn Brazer

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Published by Michigan Historical Collections in [Ann Arbor, Mich.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of Michigan -- Endowments -- History.,
  • Horace H. Rackham and Mary A. Rackham Fund -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarjorie Cahn Brazer ; commissioned by the Rackham Board of Governors.
    SeriesBulletin / Michigan Historical Collections ;, no. 34, Bulletin (Michigan Historical Collections) ;, no. 34.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD3253.5 .B73 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2667786M
    LC Control Number85622770

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