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Published by Vernon Historical Society in Vernon, Conn .
Written in English



  • Vernon (Conn.)


  • Vernon (Conn.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Vernon (Conn.) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[issued by] Vernon Historical Society, Publications Committee, Jean Luddy, chairman.
ContributionsLuddy, Jean., Vernon Historical Society. Publications Committee.
LC ClassificationsF104.V5 V55 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2272727M
LC Control Number89161635

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