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George Mason, the statesman

R. Walton Moore

George Mason, the statesman

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by R. Walton Moore

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Published in [Richmond .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mason, George, 1725-1792.

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    Statementby Hon. R. Walton Moore in the hall of the House of delegates, Richmond, Va., Tuesday, September 27, 1932, on the unveiling of the marble bust of George Mason.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE302.6.M45 M7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6323224M
    LC Control Number35014584
    OCLC/WorldCa9431088

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