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Published by Junior League of Williamsport in Williamsport, PA .

Written in English

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  • Pennsylvania,
  • Lycoming County


  • Public schools -- Pennsylvania -- Lycoming County -- History.,
  • Rural schools -- Pennsylvania -- Lycoming County -- History.,
  • School size -- Pennsylvania -- Lycoming County -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 110-111.

Book details

ContributionsJunior League of Williamsport (Pa.)
LC ClassificationsLA356.L93 O54 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4126813M
LC Control Number80085237

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