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Hometown Jamaica

Mark Worthen

Hometown Jamaica

a pictorial history of a Vermont village : Jamaica Bicentennial Committee history project

by Mark Worthen

  • 94 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Griswold Offset Print. in Brattleboro, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamaica, Vt.
    • Subjects:
    • Jamaica, Vt. -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMark Worthen, historian ; Eleanor Goddard Worthen, editor ; Jeffery Dickson, graphic design and production, Dore McKennis, finance and distribution.
      ContributionsJamaica Bicentennial Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF59.J3 W67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4945425M
      LC Control Number76373131

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