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Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey, 1880
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Page 234 - REPORT OF PROGRESS IN THE CAMBRIA AND SOMERSET DISTRICT OF THE BITUMINOUS COAL FIELDS of Western Pennsylvania 1875. By F. and WG Platt. Pp. 194...
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