An historical sketch of the county of Berkshire, and town of Pittsfield written in May, 1808

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Published by Printed by Belcher and Armstrong in Boston .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Berkshire County (Mass.) -- History.,
  • Pittsfield (Mass.) -- History.

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Statementby Thomas Allen.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14327.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17714693M

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