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The life and letters of Kate Gleason

Janis F. Gleason

The life and letters of Kate Gleason

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Published by RIT Press in Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Janis F. Gleason
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA140.G54 G54 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383687M
ISBN 109781933360478
LC Control Number2010029344
OCLC/WorldCa653121364

John J. Gleason (b. Aug ) is a Democratic politician and current Clerk/Register of Deeds for Genesee County, Michigan.. Life Political. Gleason was elected to the Genesee County Board of Commissioners in He moved on to be elected to the state House of Representatives 48 District in continuing as Representative until he was elected to Michigan Senate in Born: Aug (age 65), Flushing, Michigan.


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