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One hundred years of temperance a memorial volume of the Centennial Temperance Conference held in Philadelphia, Pa., September, 1885.

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Published by National Temperance Society and Publication House in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Temperance -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13967.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination659 p.
Number of Pages659
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14107137M
OCLC/WorldCa11255479

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