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Mining-camps

Charles Howard Shinn

Mining-camps

a study in American frontier government

by Charles Howard Shinn

  • 327 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mines and mineral resources -- United States.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Pacific States.,
  • Pacific States -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Howard Shinn.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 489, no. 4891.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF851 .S57
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxi, 316 p.
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15431860M
    LC Control Number87722225

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