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origin and development of the United States Senate by Clara Hannah (Kerr) Stidham

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Published by Andrus & Church in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English


  • United States. Congress. Senate

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Edition Notes

Statementby Clara Hannah Kerr, PH. D.
LC ClassificationsJK1166 .S82
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7001962M
LC Control Number08031787

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