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NEW GALLERY SPACES OPENING IN 2016
In December 2016, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
American Ornithology; or The Natural History of the Birds of the United States
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Ann Burling was the daughter of Dr. John Burling of Flushing, Long Island. She was married to John Lawrence in 1755. They were Loyalists and during the Revolution they lived in their town house in New York.
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
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