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Fort Pitt history unfolding, 1829-1985 history of the Hudson Bay post and the school districts of White Eagle, Harlan, Frenchman Butte, Rock Bottom, Onion Lake, Fort Pitt.

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Published by Fort Pitt Historical Society in Frenchman Butte, Sask .
Written in English


  • Fort Pitt (Sask.) -- History.,
  • Fort Pitt (Sask.) -- Biography.,
  • Britannia Region (Sask.) -- History.,
  • Britannia Region (Sask.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 55-57.

ContributionsFort Pitt Historical Society
LC ClassificationsFC3545.F67 .F67 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 771 p., 1 folded leaf of plates :
Number of Pages771
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19533368M
ISBN 100889255733

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