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John Henry Kagy and the old log cabin home. by Edward D. Bartling

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Published by Edward D. Bartling in Nebraska City, Neb .
Written in English



  • Nebraska.


  • Kagi, John Henry, 1835-1859,
  • Brown, John, 1800-1859,
  • Underground railroad -- Nebraska

Book details:

LC ClassificationsE450.K25 B3 1938
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6369069M
LC Control Number38010952

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