American town; Barre, Massachusetts; 1774-1974 by Sullivan, James E.

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Published by Barre Historical Society in [Barre, Mass.] .

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Statementby James E. Sullivan. Illus. by Daniel Breen.
LC ClassificationsF74.B15 S94
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Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
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Open LibraryOL5103781M
LC Control Number74176001

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