A Pioneer Outline History of Northwestern Pennsylvania (Google eBook)

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J.B. Lippincott Company, 1905 - Brookville (Pa.) - 748 pages
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Contents

I
17
III
22
IV
48
V
55
VI
76
VII
107
VIII
156
IX
181
XXII
376
XXIII
421
XXIV
434
XXV
438
XXVI
444
XXVII
456
XXVIII
474
XXIX
486

X
194
XI
199
XII
211
XIII
217
XIV
256
XV
284
XVI
288
XVII
310
XVIII
342
XIX
346
XX
349
XXI
361
XXX
494
XXXI
518
XXXII
531
XXXIII
558
XXXIV
569
XXXV
579
XXXVI
592
XXXVII
607
XXXVIII
621
XXXIX
637
XL
659
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