Index of references to American women in colonial newspapers through 1800
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Published by H.F. Evans in Bedford, NH .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Women -- United States -- Genealogy -- Indexes.,
  • American newspapers -- Indexes.,
  • United States -- Genealogy -- Indexes.

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Statementcompiled by Helen F. Evans.
LC ClassificationsZ5313.U5 E9, CS61 E9
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4457113M
LC Control Number79120001

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