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Pribilof Island fur seal sales. Hearing, Eighty-ninth Congress, first session ... by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Government Operations. Subcommittee on Foreign Aid Expenditures.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • Alaska,
  • Pribilof Islands.


  • Northern fur seal -- Alaska -- Pribilof Islands.,
  • Sealing -- Alaska -- Pribilof Islands.

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Edition Notes

Hearings held Sept. 23 1965-

LC ClassificationsQL737.P63 U5
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1- >
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6008277M
LC Control Number66061040

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