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Published by National Sharecroppers Fund in [Charlotte, N.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Agricultural laborers -- United States.,
  • Agriculture and state -- United States.,
  • Farms, Small -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby James M. Pierce.
ContributionsNational Sharecroppers Fund (U.S.). National Board.
LC ClassificationsHD1525 .P52
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4479605M
LC Control Number79307695

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