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History of Illinois

Blanchard, Rufus

History of Illinois

to accompany an historical map of the state

by Blanchard, Rufus

  • 386 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by National School Furnishing Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illinois -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rufus Blanchard.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (76 fr.)
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18852241M
    ISBN 100665008783

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