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|Statement||compiled by Dorothy Ballantyne and Robert Adams.|
|Contributions||Adams, Robert., Hobart Historical Society (Ind.)|
|LC Classifications||HE6376.H6 B35 1979|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||86115287|
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