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Early financial and economic history of Pennsylvania

Leighton P. Stradley

Early financial and economic history of Pennsylvania

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Published by Chicago [etc.] Commerce clearing house, inc., Loose leaf service division of the Corporation trust company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Finance -- Pennsylvania -- History.,
    • Pennsylvania -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCommerce clearing house
      StatementLeighton P. Stradley.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ661 .S78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination iv, 85 p.
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6435228M
      LC Control Number42012981
      OCLC/WorldCa3123193


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