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3 edition of Condemned cannon for Marion Artillery. found in the catalog.

Condemned cannon for Marion Artillery.

United States. Congress. House

Condemned cannon for Marion Artillery.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artillery,
  • Artillery, Coast

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCondemned cannon for Marion Artillery
    SeriesH.rp.438
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15959132M

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