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General Grant

memorial address : delivered at the Grant memorial services held in the Mechanics" Pavilion, San Francisco, Cal., August 8, 1885 ...

by Charles Henry Fowler

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Published by Methodist Book Depository in San Francisco .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Grant, Ulysses S. 1822-1885,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
    • Generals -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      First published in California Christian advocate, Aug. 12, 1885.

      Statementby C.H. Fowler.
      LC ClassificationsE672 .F69 1885
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 p. ;
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL719312M
      LC Control Number97105704

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