Asa Packer, 1805-1879
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Asa Packer, 1805-1879 captain of industry; educator; citizen by Milton Caleb Stuart

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Published by Printed at the Princeton university press) in (Princeton, N. J .
Written in English


  • Packer, Asa, -- 1805-1879.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Milton C. Stuart ... a Newcomen address.
ContributionsNewcomen Society in North America.
LC ClassificationsLD2972.65.P3
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21809270M
LC Control Number39008491

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