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Historical manuscript relating to the District of Columbia.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Library

Publisher: [s.n.] in Washington

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • District of Columbia,
  • Government publications,
  • History

Edition Notes

Other titlesPurchase of historical manuscripts on District of Columbia
SeriesH.rp.1216
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16019915M

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For guidance on restrictions and permissions, see Columbia University Libraries Publication and Digital Reproduction Policy and  › CU Home › Libraries Home.Get this from a library! Bibliography of the District of Columbia, being a list of books, maps, and newspapers, including articles in magazines and other publications to [W B Bryan; Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.)]