Agriculture in the North Cariboo and central British Columbia.

by British Columbia. Dept. of Agriculture. Development and Extension Branch. in Victoria

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LC ClassificationsS451.5.B65 A43
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Pagination21 p.
Number of Pages21
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Mile House itself was built in and the original structure added to and embellished from time to time, stood as a monument to those pioneer days until it was destroyed by fire in the spring of The Cariboo Region, with a population of just o, is in the central interior of British Columbia (Figure 1).

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