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Published by Tennally Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Tenleytown (Washington, D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.)

Subjects:

  • Tenleytown (Washington, D.C.) -- History,
  • Washington (D.C.) -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJudith Beck Helm.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF202.T43 H44 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 602 p. :
Number of Pages602
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3794380M
ISBN 100960698604
LC Control Number81083649
OCLC/WorldCa8627061

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