Laws of Wisconsin relating to free public libraries and the Free Library Commission by Wisconsin

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Pages reprinted from plates of Wisconsin statutes 1921.

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ContributionsWisconsin Free Library Commission
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Paginationp. [481-498] ;
Number of Pages498
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