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History of the Minnesota Valley

including the Explorers and pioneers of Minnesota

by North star publishing company, Minneapolis

  • 294 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by North star publishing company in Minneapolis .
Written in English

  • Minnesota River Valley.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rev. Edward D. Neill ; and, History of the Sioux massacre / Charles S. Bryant
    ContributionsNeill, Edward D. (Edward Duffield), 1823-1893, Bryant, Charles S., 1808-1885
    LC ClassificationsF612.M4 H6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv p., 1 l., 1016 p.
    Number of Pages1016
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24156264M
    LC Control Numberrc 01001125

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