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Tuxedo Park

Albert Foster Winslow

Tuxedo Park

a journal of recollections

by Albert Foster Winslow

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Published by Tuxedo Historical Society in Tuxedo Park, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tuxedo Park (N.Y.)
    • Subjects:
    • Tuxedo Park (N.Y.) -- History.,
    • Tuxedo Park (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-246) and index.

      Statementby Albert Foster Winslow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF129.T96 W56 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 253 p. :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1747327M
      ISBN 100963469606
      LC Control Number92061810

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