memoir of the Indian War

the reminiscences of Ezra M. Hamilton
  • 42 Pages
  • 0.46 MB
  • English
Tree Stump Press , Ashland, Ore
Hamilton, Ezra M., Rogue River Indian War, 1855-1856 -- Personal narrat
Statementedited with notes by Sheila Whitesitt and Richard E. Moore.
ContributionsWhitesitt, Sheila., Moore, Richard E., 1932-
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17727686M

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