Public education

an address, delivered in the hall of the House of Representatives, in the Capitol at Lansing, on the evening of January 28, 1857. by Henry Philip Tappan

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    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 64:7. [from old catalog]
    LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 01291 reel 64, no. 7 E
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p.
    Number of Pages40
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    Open LibraryOL23650618M
    LC Control Numbermic59007933

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