A Million dollar check and other true treasure tales.

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Published by Morning Spokesman-Review in Spokane, Wash .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Mines and mineral resources -- Northwest, Pacific -- History,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Northwest, Pacific -- History,
  • Mineral industries -- Finance

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesSpokesman-review.
SeriesThe Spokesman-review quarterly
ContributionsMorning Spokesman-Review,, Pacific Northwest History Collection.
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17633803M
OCLC/WorldCa41709199

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