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rural county cares for its aging

Ada Barnett Stough

rural county cares for its aging

the story of Aitkin County, Minnesota

by Ada Barnett Stough

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Administration on Aging in Washington .
Written in English

  • Older people -- Minnesota -- Aitkin County,
  • Older people -- Societies and clubs

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPatterns for progress in aging; case study -- no. 17, AoA -- no. 187, AoA publication -- no. 187
    ContributionsGlommen, Harvey H
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18141478M
    LC Control Number67000046

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