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Behind the scenes

or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House.
  • 370 Pages
  • 1.25 MB
  • English
Stansil and Lee , Buffalo
Keckley, Elizabeth, ca. 1818-1907., Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Relations with African Americans., Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 -- Relations with African Americans., Dressmakers -- United States -- Biogr


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Other titlesBehind the scenes; or, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House, Thirty years a slave and four years in the White House
LC ClassificationsE457.15 .K26 1931
The Physical Object
Pagination370 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6147571M
LC Control Number53054284

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