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From old country to coal country.

From old country to coal country.

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Published by Roslyn-Ronald-Cle Elum Heritage Club in Cle Elum, WA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining -- Washington (State) -- Roslyn -- History.,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Washington (State) -- Ronald (Kittitas County) -- History.,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Washington (State) -- Cle Elum -- History.,
  • Immigrants -- Washington (State) -- Kittitas County -- Biography.,
  • Roslyn (Wash.) -- Biography.,
  • Roslyn (Wash.) -- History.,
  • Ronald (Kittitas County, Wash.) -- Biography.,
  • Ronald (Kittitas County, Wash.) -- History.,
  • Cle Elum (Wash.) -- Biography.,
  • Cle Elum (Wash.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsRoslyn-Ronald-Cle Elum Heritage Club.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF899.R68 F76 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16277001M
    ISBN 100976783606
    ISBN 109780976783602
    LC Control Number2006271804
    OCLC/WorldCa72355096

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