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Northwest Iowa pioneers

Janice Stofferan

Northwest Iowa pioneers

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Published by J. Stofferan, D. Warren in [Iowa] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Plymouth County (Iowa),
  • Iowa,
  • Plymouth County,
  • Plymouth County.,
  • Iowa.
    • Subjects:
    • Pioneers -- Iowa -- Plymouth County -- Registers.,
    • Registers of births, etc. -- Iowa -- Plymouth County.,
    • Pioneers -- Iowa -- Registers.,
    • Registers of births, etc. -- Iowa.,
    • Plymouth County (Iowa) -- Genealogy.,
    • Iowa -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Map on lining papers.

      Statement[compiled by Janice Stofferan and Dorothy Warren].
      ContributionsWarren, Dorothy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF627.P5 S76 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 213 p. :
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2779873M
      LC Control Number86144035

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