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Life on an Illinois farm

Life on an Illinois farm

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Published by Microfilming Corp. of America in Sanford, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWinfred Mills.
SeriesSangamon State University oral history collection ;, pt. 5, no. 48, New York Times oral history program
ContributionsBerg, Jean A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 5124 pt. 5, no. (F)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microfiches
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2161899M
LC Control Number88890874

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