2 edition of Address to the Woman"s Rights Committee of the Ohio Legislature found in the catalog.
Address to the Woman"s Rights Committee of the Ohio Legislature
J. Elizabeth Jones
|Statement||by Mrs. J. Elizabeth Jones.|
|Contributions||Ohio. General Assembly. Woman"s Rights Committee., Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||AC901 .M5 vol. 478, no. 5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||15|
|LC Control Number||94842556|
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