Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
DRYDEN, CLARENCE A. (Author)
[Jefferson County Historical Society], C.A. Dryden (Publisher)
Production date
1947
Place made
Madison, Hannover, Indiana
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 24cm., Pagination: iii, 282p. 2 ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 26682

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