Biographical sketches of eminent men

events in the life and history of the Swing family ... by Gilbert S. Swing

Publisher: Graw, Garrigues & Graw in Camden, N.J

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Other titlesEvents in the life and history of the Swing family.
Statementwritten by Gilbert S. Swing
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Pagination398 p. :
Number of Pages398
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