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Irish colony of Saskatchewan by Jack Coughlin

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Published by Lochleven Publishers in Scarborough, Canada .
Written in English



  • Sinnett (Sask.),
  • Sinnett Region (Sask.),
  • Saskatchewan,
  • Sinnett,
  • Sinnett Region,
  • Sinnett.


  • Sinnett, John, 1855-1928.,
  • Irish -- Saskatchewan -- Sinnett -- History.,
  • Irish -- Saskatchewan -- Sinnett Region -- History.,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Saskatchewan -- Sinnett.,
  • Sinnett (Sask.) -- History.,
  • Sinnett Region (Sask.) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 103) and index.

StatementJack Coughlin ; foreword by Madge Barton.
LC ClassificationsF1074.5.S56 C68 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 108 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1027046M
ISBN 100969930003
LC Control Number96102430

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