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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

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  • Street-railroads -- United States -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] George W. Hilton and John F. Due.
ContributionsDue, John Fitzgerald.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 463 p. :
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14329048M

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