Papa was a farmer
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Papa was a farmer by Brenda Weisberg Meckler

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Published by Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Taylor Pub. Co. in Chapel Hill, N.C, Dallas, Tex .
Written in English



  • Dunham"s Hill (Ohio),
  • Ohio,
  • Dunham"s Hill,
  • Dunham"s Hill.


  • Meckler, Brenda Weisberg, 1900-,
  • Jews -- Ohio -- Dunham"s Hill -- Biography.,
  • Farmers, Jewish -- Ohio -- Dunham"s Hill.,
  • Immigrants -- Ohio -- Dunham"s Hill -- Biography.,
  • Dunham"s Hill (Ohio) -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

StatementBrenda Weisberg Meckler ; with illustrations by Marcia Erickson.
SeriesAmerican places of the heart
LC ClassificationsF499.D86 M436 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination318 p. :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2528145M
ISBN 100912697954
LC Control Number88003463

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