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Early Scottish influence in North America lecture delivered before the Caledonian Society of Montreal, in St. Andrew"s Home, on 7th January, 1898 by

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Published by s.n.] in [Montreal? .
Written in English


  • Scotch.,
  • Ecossais.,
  • Canada -- History.,
  • Canada -- Histoire.

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Statementby Farquhar Stuart MacLennan.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 04637, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 04637
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (18 fr.).
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23287578M
ISBN 100665046375

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