Recollections of a pioneer"s daughter for those of my own generation and the next who may be interested. by Eliza Voluntine Rumsey

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Published by The Castle Press in Pasadena, Calif .

Written in English

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  • Chicago (Ill.) -- Fire, 1871.

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StatementBy Eliza Voluntine Rumsey ...
ContributionsCampbell, Ada Rumsey, Mrs.
LC ClassificationsF548.42 .R94
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p., 3 l. incl. front., ports.
Number of Pages61
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Open LibraryOL6345501M
LC Control Number36031554

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