The history of Kansas City together with a sketch of the commercial resources of the country with which it is surrounded by Miller, William H.

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Published by Birdsall & Miller in Kansas City .

Written in English

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  • Kansas City (Mo.) -- History

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Statementby W.H. Miller.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 10903.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 264 p.
Number of Pages264
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Open LibraryOL13599264M

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