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History of the Minnesota Valley

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Published by North star publishing company in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Minnesota River Valley (S.D. and Minn.)

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Edition Notes

ContributionsNeill, Edward D. 1823-1893., Bryant, Charles S. [from old catalog], North star publishing company, Minneapolis. [from old catalog]
LC ClassificationsF612.M4 H6
The Physical Object
Paginationiv p., 1 l., 1016 p.
Number of Pages1016
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23304751M
LC Control Numberrc 01001125

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