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Facts for immigrants.

George W. Wells

Facts for immigrants.

Comprising a truthful description of the five following counties of south Florida, to-wit: Hernando, Hillsboro, Polk, Manatee and Monroe.

by George W. Wells

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Published by Printed at the Press office in Jacksonville, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida
    • Subjects:
    • Florida -- Description and travel.,
    • Florida -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy George W. Wells.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJV6944 .Z8 1877
      The Physical Object
      Pagination39 p.
      Number of Pages39
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7019872M
      LC Control Number10014605
      OCLC/WorldCa2155749

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