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A short history of Oregon early discoveries--The Lewis and Clark exploration--settlement--government--Indian wars--progress by Sidona Viola Johnson

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Published by A.C. McClurg & co. in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Oregon -- History

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Statementcomp. by Sidona V. Johnson.
LC ClassificationsF876 .J69
The Physical Object
Pagination329 p.
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14300866M
LC Control Number04024553

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