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Author Griffin, Bulkley S., compiler.

Title Offbeat history; a compendium of lively Americana / edited by Bulkley S. Griffin.

Publication Info. Cleveland : World Pub. Co., [1967]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline SD 40 - HS Stacks - MHSG-6  973 G    AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 360 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 357-360
Summary A compilation of little-known incidents in American history from 1775 to 1915. Includes "The Cake mania in Indiana," "Washington Burning," and "Sledge-Hammer Politics." Arranged under broad sections on the Presidents; Congress; the Civil War; fashion, food, and manners; travel; religion; and authors.
Subject United States -- History -- Sources.
Added Author Griffin, Bulkley S., compiler.

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