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Biographical memoir of Francis Marion Roots

Edwin F Schively

Biographical memoir of Francis Marion Roots

including extracts from his diaries and correspondence

by Edwin F Schively

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Published by [s.n.] in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roots, Francis Marion, -- 1824-1889,
  • Oxford (Ohio) -- Biography,
  • Connersville (Ind.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby his son-in-law, Edwin F. Schively
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18012216M


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