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American copper-mines

Benjamin Henry Latrobe

American copper-mines

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Published by s.n. in [Philadelphia? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roosevelt, Nicholas J., -- 1767-1854.,
  • Mine and Metal Company.,
  • Copper mines and mining -- New Jersey.,
  • Schuyler Copper Mine (Second River, N.J.)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 33987., Early American imprints -- no. 37785.
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee of Commerce and Manufactures.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16697352M


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