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Branch mint of the United States mineral resources of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho by James Willis Nesmith

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Published by McGill and Witherow, printers in [Washington .
Written in English


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Other titlesMineral resources of Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
Statementspeech of Hon. J.W. Nesmith of Oregon, delivered in the United States Senate, April 1, 1864
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 52341
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14640378M

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