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A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long-Island

Silas Wood

A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long-Island

with their political condition, to the end of the American Revolution

by Silas Wood

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Published by Printed by A. Spooner in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Long Island (N.Y.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFirst settlement of Long island
    Statementby Silas Wood
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 6465
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination66 p.
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14684783M

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A sketch of the first settlement of the several towns on Long Island; with their political condition, to the end of the American Revolution by Wood, Silas, “THE FIRST HISTORY OF LONG ISLAND”: WOOD’S SKETCH OF THE FIRST SETTLEMENT, INSCRIBED BY THE EDITOR—ONE OF ONLY 50 LARGE-PAPER COPIES WITH ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH, WOOD, Silas.

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