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Published by Longstreet House in Hightstown, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Hightstown (N.J.),
  • New Jersey,
  • Hightstown

Subjects:

  • Barton, Clara, 1821-1912.,
  • Teachers -- New Jersey -- Hightstown -- Biography.,
  • Hightstown (N.J.) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 21).

Statementby Grace Norton Rogers, Maurice P. Shuman, Jr., and David G. Martin.
ContributionsShuman, Maurice P., Martin, David G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF144.H53 R64 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1231617M
ISBN 100944413307
LC Control Number94233621
OCLC/WorldCa29837863

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