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Mormon architecture by Joseph Harry Weston

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Published by Weston Publishing Co. in Salt Lake City .
Written in English


  • Mormon church buildings

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Statementedited by Joseph H. Weston
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17931416M

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