Financing the peanut shelling industry in Southeastern Virginia
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Financing the peanut shelling industry in Southeastern Virginia

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Published .
Written in English

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Statementby Lawrence N. Smith.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 51013 (H)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 118 leaves.
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1826565M
LC Control Number89893536

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