Freer Field Work in China Ends

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Carl W. Bishop, associate curator of the Freer Gallery of Art, returns to the United States after political unrest in China makes it impossible for field work to continue there.


  • Bishop, Carl Whiting 1881-1942
  • Freer Gallery of Art


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Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1934. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1934, p. 32.

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  • April 1934
  • 1928-1937


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