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The Wabash trade route in the development of the old Northwest

Benton, Elbert Jay

The Wabash trade route in the development of the old Northwest

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Published by Lord Baltimore Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wabash and Erie Canal.,
  • Northwest, Old.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elbert Jay Benton.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. ;
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19780495M

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