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Published by F.K. Barnard in Chapel Hill, N.C. (Rt. 6, Box 511, Chapel Hill 27514) .
Written in English



  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.


  • Indians of North America -- Southern States -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.,
  • Indians of North America -- Implements -- Southern States.,
  • Southern States -- Antiquities -- Collection and preservation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 53.

Statementby Frank Kenan Barnard ; photographed and illustrated by the author.
LC ClassificationsE78.S65 B37 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 53 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3250511M
LC Control Number83167628

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