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2 edition of After Harper"s Ferry found in the catalog.

After Harper"s Ferry

Saratoga Historical Foundation.

After Harper"s Ferry

John Brown"s widow-her family and the Saratoga years.

by Saratoga Historical Foundation.

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published in Saratoga, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brown, Mary Ann Day, -- 1816-1884.,
  • Brown family.,
  • Saratoga (Calif.) -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Edited by Theron Fox]
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsFox, Theron.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22955188M

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