Reform School for Girls of the District of Columbia. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .

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Subjects:

  • District of Columbia,
  • School facilities,
  • Girls" schools

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Other titlesAdmissions, etc., Reform School for Girls, District of Columbia
SeriesH.rp.2453
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
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Open LibraryOL16063452M

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