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New map and hand-book of Kansas & the gold mines ... With description of all the routes to the new gold mines ... by O. B. Gunn

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Published by Printed by W. S. Haven in Pittsburgh .
Written in English


  • Gold mines and mining -- Kansas.,
  • Kansas -- Description and travel.

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Edition Notes

Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1975. -- 1 reel ; 35 mm. -- (Western Americana : frontier history of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 ; reel 230, no. 2344)

SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 230, no. 2344.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, [5]-71 p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15428022M

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