Lord Strathcona

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Strathcona and Mount Royal, Donald Alexander Smith, -- Baron, -- 1820-1914, Van Horne, William Cornelius, -- Sir, -- 1843-1915, Hudson"s Bay Company, Canadian Pacific Railway Company, Canada -- Politics and government --
Statementby John Macnaughton ; illustrated under the direction of A.G. Doughty.
SeriesMakers of Canada series -- v. 10
ContributionsVaughan, Walter, 1865-1922.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF5081 S85 M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 391 p., [3] leaves of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17245831M

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