The Central Railroad of New Jersey"s first 100 years, 1849-1949

a historical survey by Anderson, Elaine

Publisher: Center for Canal History and Technology in Easton, Pa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 238 Downloads: 877
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 238.

Statementby Elaine Anderson ; edited by James Lee and Lance E. Metz.
ContributionsLee, James, 1917-, Metz, Lance E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF25.C43 A53 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2858767M
ISBN 100930973003
LC Control Number84021449
OCLC/WorldCa11235107

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