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Sawmills in the redwoods logging on the San Francisco Peninsula, 1849-1967. by Frank M. Stanger

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Published by San Mateo County Historical Association in [San Mateo, Calif.] .
Written in English


  • Coast redwood.,
  • Sawmills -- California, Northern.,
  • Sawmills -- California -- San Mateo County.,
  • Lumbering -- California -- San Mateo County -- History.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 153-154.

The Physical Object
Pagination160 p.
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22915477M

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