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A postcard history of Athens, Georgia

Gary L. Doster

A postcard history of Athens, Georgia

by Gary L. Doster

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Published by Athens Historical Society in Athens, GA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Athens (Ga.),
  • Georgia,
  • Athens.,
  • Athens
    • Subjects:
    • Postcards -- Georgia -- Athens.,
    • Historic buildings -- Georgia -- Athens -- Pictorial works.,
    • Athens (Ga.) -- History.,
    • Athens (Ga.) -- History -- Pictorial works.,
    • Athens (Ga.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-151) and index.

      StatementGary L. Doster ; foreword by Charlotte Thomas Marshall.
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsAthens Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF294.A7 D67 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3574801M
      ISBN 100972530207
      LC Control Number2002112230
      OCLC/WorldCa52631102

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