village of Hawkesbury, 1808-1888 the era of "Hamilton Brothers"; historical notes and memories given in a talk to the Hawkesbury Women"s Club, January 5, 1961 by Maria Adelaide Higginson

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ContributionsBrock, James T., (Mrs.)
LC ClassificationsF5547 H27 H5
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Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL14314192M

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