Early beginnings of transportation in Colorado--a pilgrimage address.

by Swan, Henry

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Edition Notes

StatementA Newcomen Address.
ContributionsNewcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering and Technology. American Branch.
LC ClassificationsHE2771.C6 S85
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. incl. mounted front., illus.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6467859M
LC Control Number44008128

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