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empire builder of the middle West

Fred Harris Taft

empire builder of the middle West

biography of Stephen H. Taft.

by Fred Harris Taft

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Published by Parker, Stone & Baird co., printers in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Humboldt (Iowa),
  • Humboldt college.,
  • Iowa.
    • Subjects:
    • Taft, Stephen Harris, 1825-1918.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Iowa.,
    • Humboldt (Iowa),
    • Humboldt college.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT275.T19 T3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination259 p.
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6737750M
      LC Control Number30001800
      OCLC/WorldCa6472804

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